Ofsted Report


Our most recent inspection by Ofsted rated Holly Trees Primary School as Good with outstanding behaviour and effective safeguarding.

Some of the key findings of the report include:

  • This is a school that cares about every pupil.
  • A vibrant school community where pupils are eager to learn.
  • Pupils’ behaviour around the school and in lessons remains outstanding.
  • Particular attention is given to providing pupils with the help they need to fill gaps in their knowledge and understanding.
  • More interesting activities, often outside the classroom, have caught the imagination of pupils.
  • Pupils develop their leadership and team working skills.
  • Children learn in a safe, calm, bright and stimulating environment.
  • Pupils develop into confident and self-assured young people.
  • Pupils respect one another.
  • Early Years remains a strength of the school.
  • Highly effective support given to pupils and their families.
  • Pupils receive helpful feedback that enables them to improve their work.
  • Outcomes for pupils in KS1 remain a strength of the school.
  • Specific needs of pupils are met through the right type of provision.
  • A team of staff who share our passion for providing high-quality education.

Holly Trees Ofsted Report 2017