Inspection

We are very pleased to share the ISI Integrated report for West Hill Park following the recent inspection of the school in March 2016

This is an extremely positive inspection for the school which clearly endorses our strengths.  It is wonderful that the Inspection Team have recognised our success in achieving our aim ‘to develop the potential within each pupil’.

We are delighted that the Inspection Team considered West Hill Park to be ‘excellent’ in all of their judgements on each of the aspects of the school’s work, as can be seen in the following summary from the report:

The quality of the pupils’ achievements and learning is excellent

The contribution of curricular and extra-curricular provision is excellent

The contribution of teaching is excellent

The spiritual, moral, social and cultural development of the pupils is excellent

The contribution of the arrangements for pastoral care is excellent

The contribution of arrangements for welfare, health and safety is excellent

The quality of boarding is excellent

The quality of governance is excellent

The quality of leadership and management, including links with parents, carers and guardians, is excellent


We would like to share a few highlights too.

“Throughout the school, pupils attain high standards and show exemplary attitudes towards their learning”

“Pupils have a clear sense of right and wrong and demonstrate high levels of self discipline as observed in lessons, at break time, during individual and collaborative learning, and around the school.  Their behaviour and good manners are exceptional”

“Teachers demonstrate excellent subject knowledge and they know their pupils’ strengths and areas for development exceptionally well”

“The outstanding level of pupils’ personal development is in line with the schools’ aim to nurture and challenge pupils spiritually, culturally, socially and morally.  Staff understand their pupils exceptionally well”

“The quality of boarding is excellent and tailored to each boarder”