Under outstanding leadership by the headteacher, senior leaders and staff are united in their drive to ensure continued improvements in teaching and learning. Pupils of all abilities and in all year groups make outstanding progress. The standards pupils reach by the end of Year 6 are consistently higher than national averages and have been so since the school's last inspection.
Teaching is outstanding because teachers provide their pupils with memorable learning experiences which inspire them to learn exceptionally well. The school's work to keep pupils safe is outstanding. Pupils' behaviour is impeccable.
They are frien...dly, courteous and polite. This reflects their outstanding spiritual, moral, social and cultural development. Pupils love their school and they love learning.
Punctuality is very good and attendance is above average. Leaders at all levels make accurate judgements about the quality of teaching. Rigorous checks on pupils' progress ensure that any pupil at risk of falling behind in their work is suitably supported.
The school is making good progress in developing its preferred assessment arrangements. These fit well with the requirements of the new National Curriculum. Governors have a clear understanding of the school's strengths and areas for development.
They support the school well. Teaching in the Early Years is outstanding and prepares children very well for the next stage in their learning.
Information about this school
This is an average-sized primary school.
There is one class in each year group from Reception through to Year 6. The large majority of pupils are White British. A small minority of pupils speak English as an additional language.
A below-average proportion of pupils is eligible for pupil premium funding, which is additional funding the school receives to support pupils known to be eligible for free school meals and those in local authority care. The proportion of pupils supported through a statement of special educational need, or with an education, health or care plan, is average. The school meets the government's current floor standards, which set the minimum expectations for pupils' attainment and progress.