Ofsted Inspection 

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Ofsted Inspection, June 2017

Essex Fresh Start Independent School was inspected by Ofsted on 6-8 June 2017.

While many of the standards were judged to be ‘Good,’ the overall inspection was graded as ‘Requires improvement.’ 

The inspection report found:

Teamwork among staff is strong. Relationships between staff and pupils are good

Arrangements for safeguarding are effective

Key stage 4 pupils and sixth form students study a wide range of accredited vocational and academic qualifications

Good teaching and assessment across the school enables pupils to make strong progress in their learning from low starting points

The curriculum is tailored to meet pupils’ wide-ranging academic, social, emotional and mental health needs. It promotes their spiritual, moral, social and cultural development well

The headteacher and all staff are passionate about their work and share a common goal for all pupils to be successful in their learning. Leadership of teaching and curriculum design is strong.

Click here to view the full report: here.