Epworth Primary Academy moves out of special measures

Epworth Primary Academy which was deemed an inadequate school less than two years ago and has now received a ‘good’ classification from government education watchdog Ofsted.

Wednesday, 7th January 2015, 11:43 am
Pupils of Epworth Primary Academy pictured during the Children in Need fundraiser last year. Picture: Andrew Roe

In her report, following a visit to the Fieldside school last month, lead inspector Angela Headon said: “The Principal’s drive and rigorous approach has been pivotal in bringing about significant imorovement in all aspects of the academy’s work since the previous full inspection.”

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The previous inspection was in February 2013.

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