Inspection of maintained schools and academies

How schools maintained by local authorities are inspected: handbooks, guidance for schools and parents, grades, letters.

News and communications

  1. Amanda Spielman's speech at Ark's Teach 2017 conference

    • Ofsted
    • Speech
  2. Ofsted seeks views on future changes to short inspections

    • Ofsted
    • Press release
  3. New RSC appointed for East Midlands and the Humber

    • Department for Education
    • Press release
  4. Warning notice to New Line Learning Academy

    • Department for Education
    • Correspondence
See all news and communications

Policy and engagement

  1. Changes to Ofsted’s statistical reporting of inspection outcomes for maintained schools and academies
  2. Publication of statistics on maintained schools and academies: inspections and outcomes