You know that week in schools when there is a widely held belief that Ofsted will not come, the last week of a term? Well don’t believe it, because they very definitely do!
Regular readers of my blog will know that it had been a long and arduous half term for one reason or another. We had suffered the death of a much loved pupil which put an enormous strain on the school. Just as we had come to terms with that our Head teacher’s father became ill and then sadly died. Quite naturally our Head teacher was visibly shaken by the awful news and made immediate plans to go to Scotland for the funeral. The funeral and memorial service were to last 2 days and the drive was to take 7 hours each way. A gruelling trip by anyone’s standards.
Our SLT consists of our HT and myself and…
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