Ofsted Report

Manor Academy

Ofsted Report 2018

Summary of key findings for Parents and Pupils

• Pupils are happy and eager to start school in the morning. They have positive relationships with each other and their teachers. A typical comment was: ’Teachers are kind and respectful’

• Pupils enjoy coming to school and their rates of attendance are high

• The school is a calm and purposeful environment

• In lessons, pupils show respect for teachers and work hard

• You have developed a broad and balanced curriculum with the needs of pupils in mind

• The curriculum provides many opportunities to enhance pupils’ communication, independence and life skills

• There is a strong culture of safeguarding pupil’s well-being

• Pupils said they are safe in the school and parents agreed

• You have developed a broad and balanced curriculum with the needs of pupils in mind

• Leaders set challenging targets for pupils which are matched to their levels of need. Staff have high expectations of pupils. Teachers and teaching assistants work very effectively together to plan activities, which helps pupils to learn and raise self-esteem

Pupils are happy and eager to start school in the morning. They have positive relationships with each other and their teachers.

Ofsted Report

2018

Manor Academy

Manor Academy is an 11-19 provision for children who have a range of learning difficulties and additional needs. We offer a welcoming and supportive environment to parents, carers and their families. Our highly skilled staff look to celebrate all the achievements of our pupils.

Our Vision

We want our children and young people to be the best they can be within an environment which challenges and supports. We focus upon academic standards but equally important to us is the development of independence skills to enable all to achieve and stand out as valued member of their communities.

The Sovereign Trust

The Sovereign Trust are a family of schools who believe that by learning and growing together can inspire children to achieve their highest personal achievements at the same time as enjoying individualised, innovative and creative teaching and learning. www.thesovereigntrust.uk