Following an Ofsted Inspection on 6th and 7th of December the Orchard and Nightingale Centres have been rated Good by Ofsted. The Pupil Referral Unit works with Key Stage 3 and 4 children who require Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) Support. The report amongst other things praised the quality of the curriculum, the good relationships between staff and pupils and the high quality delivery of British Values. As well as highlighting that Personal development, behaviour and welfare are outstanding.
Congratulations to the staff, leadership team, governors and pupils of Orchard and Nightingale Centres on all their hard work.
Key Quotes from the Report
“Pupils’ behaviour and well-being are outstanding. Pupils show high levels of respect towards staff and each other.”
“Staff have very good relationships with pupils, which helps boost pupils’ confidence and self- esteem.”
“High-quality delivery of social, moral, spiritual and cultural studies provides pupils with a good knowledge of fundamental British values.”
“Leaders and the management board at The Orchard Centre (Home and Hospital PRU) are ambitious in their desire to drive the school forward.”