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Inspecting independent schools: pre-registration and material change inspections

A leaflet for registered and proposed new independent schools outlining what Ofsted inspectors will look at.

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Pre-registration and material change inspections of independent schools

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This leaflet is for registered and proposed new independent schools. It sets out what Ofsted inspectors will look at during pre-registration and material change inspections.

Published 1 September 2015
Last updated 6 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added a new section, called ‘Meeting the inspectors’.
  2. Added updated leaflet.
  3. Updated to include privacy information.
  4. First published.