Ofsted Report

In March 2019, Garfield had a one day Ofsted inspection, the inspection went well and many strengths were identified.

“This school continues to be good.”

“School leaders and governors are ambitious to improve outcomes for all pupils.”

“The curriculum is rich and varied and offers a wide range of opportunities for learning. Pupils enjoy regular visitors who come to the school. A range of sporting and musical activities are offered through the wider curriculum, contribute well to pupils’ learning.”

“You (the Head) and your leadership team have worked hard to create a nurturing school community where everyone is respected. You have ensured that the school’s values underpin the work of the school and are known by everybody.”

“Leaders have developed a strong safeguarding culture and have robust systems to support this.”