GSO Test

'Success for all, in all we do'


Fircroft was last inspected in June 2022. Here are the highlights from our report: 

  • Pupils are safe and happy at this school
  • Pupils enjoy their learning
  • The school has many exciting opportunities for pupils
  • Staff do not tolerate bullying and pupils show respect for each other and adults
  • Pupils behave well in lessons and around the school
  • Leaders’ approach to early reading is a strength
  • Leaders understand pupils’ individual needs
  • Pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) receive personalised support
  • Adults are skilled at helping pupils with SEND with their learning
  • Pupils are keen to learn and they pay attention in class
  • Staff have high expectations, which pupils respond to
  • Staff provide pupils with a wide range of opportunities to learn about themselves and others. They promote pupils’ physical and emotional health well
  • Leaders encourage pupils’ awareness of different cultures and the importance of healthy relationships
  • Pupils enjoy the many extra-curricular clubs on offer and like to take part in sporting competitions
  • Staff encourage pupils to take on responsibilities, for instance as eco-councillors and wider school representatives
  • Leaders have clear oversight of safeguarding procedures
  • Leaders ensure that staff are well trained to understand and follow the school’s safeguarding procedures
  • Pupils are taught how to keep safe
  • Staff follow up on any concerns that may arise

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Here is a link to the Ofsted website, which has copies of our historic reports, available to download:

Fircroft Ofsted Reports