Beta This is a test version of the layout of this page. Take the survey to help us improve it

Research and analysis

From coasting to soaring: Highlands School

This publication was withdrawn on

This good practice example has been withdrawn as it is older than 3 years and may no longer reflect current policy.

Ofsted good practice example showing how Highlands School used strong and decisive leadership to become outstanding.

Documents

Highlands School - Good practice example.doc

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email enquiries@ofsted.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Details

In October 2007 Highlands School was judged to be satisfactory with weaknessess in the quality and consistency of leadership, management, and teaching and learning in all subjects. This example shows how strong and decisive leadership at all levels, coupled with a clear strategic direction, have driven rapid improvement culminating in an outstanding judgement four years later.