"Students are happy and proud to be members of their school community which creates an outstandingly positive ethos. Students behave exceptionally well and are keen, committed and enthusiastic learners."
"The headteacher and his leadership team are relentless in their drive to make sure that the school provides a high-quality all-round education for all."
"Teaching is usually good and often outstanding. Teachers' good knowledge and enthusiasm for their subjects are very evident. Relationships are exceptionally positive and teachers know students well."
"Students understand the dangers of bullying in all its forms, including that based on racism and homophobia. They say that bullying is rare and if it occurs it is dealt with swiftly and effectively by staff."
"Spiritual, social, moral and cultural provision is outstanding and significantly helps students' personal development. Students' positive attitudes are reflected in their behaviour and safety which are outstanding."
"In the majority of lessons, teachers have high levels of subject expertise and use innovative and imaginative methods to develop students' learning and confidence.