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Our most recent full Ofsted inspection was carried out in October 2014 resulting in a ‘Good’ overall judgement, together with ‘Outstanding’ for Leadership and Management.

The report highlighted our high standards and inclusive ethos, together with high levels of support for and expectations of all students.

To access the full report, please click here.

Further to this, in February/March 2018, we were subject to a short inspection. Once again the inspection resulted in a ‘good’ judgement, details of which can be found in the PDF letter below.


As a Church of England Academy, National is subject to an inspection by SIAMS to assess the support and guidance we give to students. Our inspection in 2015 rated us as ‘Outstanding’. Our report can be found in a PDF below.

 “explicitly articulated Christian vision and values are deeply embedded in the daily life of the academy and have a positive impact on behaviours, attitudes and achievements”