Inspecting independent schools: questionnaire for staff
Inspection questionnaire for staff in non-association independent schools.
Independent schools: changing boarding or residential provision
Form for inspectors to use for a material change inspection to an independent school seeking to open or change existing boarding or residential provision.
National minimum standards checklist for a material change inspection of an independent special school residential provision
Form to be used for a material change inspection to an existing special school that is seeking to open or change existing residential provision – welfare only.
Annual questionnaire of pupils at non-association independent schools
Ofsted's annual point-in-time survey for all pupils aged 2 to 19 at non-association independent schools.
National minimum standards form for material change inspections of an independent school seeking to open or change existing boarding provision
Forms for social care inspectors to use for material change inspections of an independent school seeking to open or change existing boarding provision - welfare only.
Guidance and regulation
- Ofsted inspection handbooks: drafts for consultation
- Education inspection framework: draft for consultation
- Non-association independent school inspection handbook
- Additional inspections of independent schools: handbook for inspectors
- How Ofsted inspects non-association independent schools
News and communications
Research and statistics
- Non-association independent schools inspections and outcomes in England: August 2018
- School Inspection Service (SIS): annual Ofsted report letters
- Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI): annual Ofsted report letters
- Non-association independent schools inspections and outcomes: management information
- Independent schools inspection outcomes: September 2014 to August 2015
Policy papers and consultations
- Education inspection framework 2019: inspecting the substance of education
- Independent schools: Ofsted inspection fees
- Operating the independent school regulatory system
- Independent school inspection fees and standards
- Regulating independent schools
Transparency and freedom of information releases
- Memorandum of understanding between Ofsted and DfE: independent schools
- Independent schools: approved inspectorates
- Bridge School Inspectorate (BSI): annual Ofsted report letters