Ofsted praises ‘inclusive’ and ‘ambitious’ Clevedon School

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Clevedon School has been rated Good in all areas by Ofsted with the personal development of students judged to be Outstanding. Inspectors who visited the school at the end of April said that pupils achieve well and go on to reach meaningful…

ASPIRE ACADEMY CELEBRATES ‘GOOD’ OFSTED RATING

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An “ambitious and shared vision for school improvement” is benefitting nearly 100 children with special educational needs at Aspire Academy in Bath.  That’s the verdict of Ofsted inspectors who visited the school in April and rated it…

Award winning adventurer visits school's solar array

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James Levelle, a nature-centric award-winning filmmaker, adventurer, and storyteller, recently visited SBL Academy’s solar array, which has been installed as part of the school and Futura’s commitment to helping the climate crisis. James…

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HARD WORK EARNS MARY ELTON PRIMARY SCHOOL ‘GOOD’ OFSTED RATING

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The quality of education children at Mary Elton Primary in Clevedon receive has been transformed, inspectors say. Following a two-day visit in March, Ofsted has upgraded the school to Good in all areas. The three inspectors said in their…

CHILDREN DANCE WITH JOY AFTER HALL RENOVATION

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The estates team ensure we have the best possible learning and working environment. This includes emergency repairs, maintenance and a rolling programme of enhancements, as exemplified by St Nicholas’ Chantry’s recent school hall renovation. The…

PUPILS ENJOY FEAST OF MUSIC, ART, BOOKS AND POETRY

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Two Rivers Primary School held its first Eisteddfod as part of a focus on creative and performing arts.  Pupils at the school, which opened in 2020, took part in art, writing, singing and poetry activities during term 4. Children created…

NURTURING APPROACH BRINGS SIGNIFICANT BENEFITS

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Yeo Moor Primary School has participated in a pilot programme to meet the needs of children with mild Social, Emotional, and Mental Health needs (SEMH needs) in school, using a preventative approach. Nurture UK provided extensive training…

MIDDLE LEADER PROGRAMME IS VOTED A GREAT SUCCESS

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The Futura Middle Leader Programme’s final session took place at the end of term 4. The programme, which ran over three sessions, equipped new and aspiring leaders with the skills and confidence to succeed, including developing a vision, accountability,…

Clevedon children take a lead role in tackling the climate crisis

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Children from our Clevedon schools are working with the local community to raise awareness of the climate and nature crisis. Children from All Saints, Clevedon and Yeo Moor schools participated in the Green Shift Festival, which was held…