Ofsted and DfE

Willow Dene was inspected by Ofsted in December 2019 and we received a Inspection Report recognising the strength and dedication of the whole team at Willow Dene and highlighting the excellent progress we have made since the previous inspection in October 2012. 

Ofsted Report Quotes - December 2019

  • 'staff care greatly about the pupils' and 'they go the extra mile to ensure that pupils get the most from their education'

  • 'staff are experts at delivering learning in engaging, interesting ways and pupils fully understand' 

  • 'parents are happy with how well their children are achieving'

  • parents feel staff are 'approachable and feel well informed about the next steps of their child's learning'


Click here to view the Ofsted Parent View Portal


Data and Attainment

Key Stage 2 results - children in KS2 are disapplied from formal testing however we are able to demonstrate progress through the school assessment system. Statutory assessments did not take place in Summer 2020 and have been cancelled in Summer 2021.

DfE School Performance Tables: