Pre-registration advice notes for free schools, studio schools and university technical colleges 2017

At the request of the Secretary of State for Education, Ofsted conducts pre-registration inspections of proposed free schools, studio schools and university technical colleges.


Pre-registration advice notes for free schools, studio schools and university technical colleges

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Ofsted inspects proposed free schools, studio schools and university technical colleges (UTCs) before their opening.

Following this type of inspection, Ofsted inspectors produce an advice note for the Secretary of State on the extent to which the proposed school is likely to meet the independent school standards at the time of opening.

This advice note informs the Secretary of State’s decision on whether a proposed free school, studio school or UTC should be registered. It is important to note that the decision is not made solely on the strength of the advice note but is also based on other information available to the Secretary of State.

The advice notes arising from the 2017 programme of pre-registration inspections are available in the document on this page and the table below lists the schools that have had an advice note published.

Schools a-o Schools m-z
Abbot Alphege CE Academy Manchester CEA
Aspire Academy Mulberry UTC
Bishop Chavasse New College Doncaster
Bobby Moore Academy Northgate Primary School
Callywith College Pineham Barns
Chertsey High School Portsmouth UTC
Christleton International Studio Purple Oaks Academy
City of London Academy, Highgate Hill Queen Elizabeth Studio School
City of London Academy, Shoreditch Park QuestAcademy
City of London Primary Academy, Islington Scott Medical and Healthcare College
Clearwater Church of England SGS Berkeley Green UTC
Croxley Danes SGS Pegasus School
Dixons Trinity Chapletown Somerdale Primary School
Eden Boys Leadership Academy, Manchester The Everitt Academy
Eden Girls Leadership Academy, Manchester The Green School for Boys
Eden Park High School The Richmond-Upon-Thames School
Fairfields Primary School The Ron Dearing UTC
Great Ouse Primary Academy The Sir Simon Milton Westminster UTC
Green Ridge The Stephen Longfellow Academy
Grove Academy The Suthers School
Hallam Fields The Wherry School
Hampton Gardens Trumptington Park
Harris Academy Riverside Wixams Academy
Heathcote Primary Wixams Tree Primary School
Hope Community School XP-EAST
Longford Park Primary Academy  
Published 27 November 2017