Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. They inspect services providing education and skills for learners of all ages. Ofsted reports directly to Parliament and is both independent and impartial. By law it must inspect schools with the aim of providing information to parents, to promote improvement and to hold schools to account. Our most recent inspection reports can be found below.
Quotes from Ofsted Interim Inspection December 2018
The leadership team has maintained the good quality of education in the school since the last inspection.
Parents and carers, staff and governors are full of praise for your leadership and the positive changes that are happening.
Parents describe the school as being “A happy and proactive environment which values the children as individuals.”
Pupils typically achieve well at Witley Infant School. Across the school, many pupils achieve outcomes above those expected for their age.
Pupils are confident and curious learners. They work hard, and have positive attitudes to their learning.
SIAMS is the Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools. All church schools will undergo this inspection which takes place every five years. A SIAMS inspection focuses on the impact of the Church school’s Christian vision on pupils and adults. This involves looking at the school’s Christian vision, the provision the school makes because of this vision and how effective this provision is in enabling all pupils to flourish. Please click on the link below to view our most recent inspection report (March 2015).
Surrey Healthy Schools
Surrey Healthy Schools is a joint project between Education and Health services across the county.
Healthy Schools in Surrey is an opportunity for schools to actively promote the health and wellbeing of the whole-school community. It is a commitment to promoting personal, social and health development and support the links between health, behaviour and achievement. It is not aimed merely at pupils’ health or school curriculum development but centres around the whole school.
Witley Infant School has achieved the Surrey Healthy Schools Bronze Award, as of March 2018. This award is valid for 3 years. We are currently looking into applying for the Surrey Healthy Schools Silver Award. In order to achieve this, we will need to hold and maintain the Surrey Healthy School Bronze Award, engage in a Healthy Schools project and submit a planning template, outlining the intended outcomes of the project. We aim to use the Wild Garden/Forest School project in our application.