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Portesbery School's most recent Ofsted inspection was in May 2023. The overall rating for the school was 'Good', and we received some very positive comments, including;
Pupils arrive at school with smiles on their faces. They are happy, safe and well looked after.
Every moment of every day is focused on learning. Staff exploit every opportunity to teach pupils important life skills.
Learning through different experiences enriches the curriculum. There are many opportunities for outdoor learning, including various trips and visits to places in the local area. These different activities help pupils to develop their understanding of risk taking, safety and their sense of community.
During the inspection, one member of staff captured the views of many. They described the school as a ‘magical place’. Staff feel well supported by the headteacher and other leaders. Their workload and well-being are prioritised.
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