Letter to parents for school inspections

Letter explaining why and when Ofsted inspects maintained and independent schools, and how parents share their views.


Letter to parents for school inspections

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This letter is sent to parents and carers at the time of inspection. The letter tells parents and carers that the school is due to be inspected and provides:

  • some basic information about the inspection
  • contact details for the inspector
  • details of how parents can give their views about the school
Published 11 September 2015
Last updated 7 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Letter updated to include contact details of the Data Protection Officer.
  2. Updated to include privacy information under GDPR.
  3. First published.