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Carlton Junior and Infant School


A warm welcome from all the staff at Carlton Junior & Infant School
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OFSTED Report – April 2015

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Quotes from our latest OFSTED report

“The headteacher, governors and senior leaders are highly ambitious for all pupils.”

“The Reception provision is good. Outdoors and indoors, children access interesting and well planned learning experiences.”

“Pupils from different cultural backgrounds, including those at an early stage of learning English, achieve well.”

“Pupils behave well, enjoy their lessons and are proud of their school. They say how safe and well cared for they feel.”

“Parents are positive about the school’s work. They value the ways in which staff prepare their children for life in modern Britain, and in their local multi-cultural community.”

“The school is led by an inspirational headteacher. She has high expectations of all pupils, and is highly regarded by parents, and by all who work alongside her.”

“The quality of teaching in Reception is good.  Children from different cultures and heritages happily play together. They display overall positive behaviour and attitudes to learning.”

“The quality of pupils’ learning is good. They cooperate well together in groups, persevere well as individuals, and make good use of opportunities to share and refine their ideas with each other.”

“Teaching is good because most teachers plan interesting activities that encourage pupils to think for themselves.”

“The school’s motto ‘dream, aspire, achieve’ underpins pupils’ good spiritual, moral, social and cultural development. Staff help all children to become confident citizens of the future.”

“The school promotes exceptionally well the fundamental British values of freedom, law and, equality of opportunity.”

“Partnerships with parents are good. Parents express confidence in the work of the school, and the impact that it has on their children’s lives.”

Carlton Junior and Infant School
Upper Road, Dewsbury,
West Yorkshire, WF13 2DQ

Tel: 01924 325265
Fax: 01924 325266
E-mail: office.carlton@kirkleeseducation.uk

If you would like any further information please contact school by email, telephone or letter and the office staff (Mrs O'Brien or Mrs Akhtar) will be more than happy to help in any way they can.

Headteacher: Ms Mahmood
Chair of Governors: Amir Afzal
SENCO: Miss Hewitt