Ofsted and Performance

Following Ofsted's inspection of Outwood Academy Valley on Tue 23 Apr 2024, we were rated as Good.

"Pupils enjoy attending Outwood Academy Valley. The school is calm and orderly, pupils are polite and respectful."

Ofsted, 2024

"There is an ambitious and well-planned curriculum in place for all pupils, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND)."

Ofsted, 2024

"The school is committed to developing a love of reading in all pupils."

Ofsted, 2024

"In Maths and English pupils achieve exceptionally well."

Ofsted, 2024

"Students in the sixth form benefit from an ambitious curriculum. Teachers in the sixth form have expert subject knowledge and deliver the curriculum well. Students feel well supported. They have a range of opportunities to develop their independence. They are well prepared for their next steps."

Ofsted, 2024

Key Stage 4 Performance Data

Progress 8 score0.37
Attainment 8 score48.6
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs60%
Entering EBacc50%
EBacc average point score4.4
Staying in education or entering employment93%
Covid-19 Recovery Adaptation

Given the uneven impact of the pandemic on school and college performance data, the government has said you should not make direct comparisons between the performance data for one school or college and another, or to data from previous years.

Ofsted Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school

Parent View

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child's academy.

Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. Ofsted will use the information you provide when making decisions about which schools to inspect, and when.

By sharing your views, you'll be helping us to improve. You will also be able to see what other parents have said about us.