The Ofsted report paints a vibrant picture of what it's like to attend Endon High School. The school is described as "inclusive, warm, and welcoming," where high expectations for pupils' achievement are paired with effective support for those with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). The values of curiosity, determination, and kindness underpin the school's culture, ensuring that all pupils thrive academically and develop into well-rounded individuals prepared to face the future with confidence.


Endon High School's commitment to personal development and preparing pupils for life in modern Britain is exemplary. The school provides an exceptional personal development program, which includes essential information on healthy relationships, tolerance, and safety. Pupils at the school actively engage in various roles, such as mentors, reading buddies, and mental health ambassadors, contributing to the positive atmosphere and supportive community.


The school's curriculum and teaching methods are highly praised in the report. The curriculum is described as ambitious and thoughtfully designed to ensure that pupils acquire and retain knowledge effectively. Teachers' strong subject expertise and the seamless integration of technology in lessons contribute to a positive learning experience.


The report also commends the exceptional care provided to pupils with SEND, their inclusion in a broad and balanced curriculum, and the extensive opportunities for extracurricular activities.


Moreover, the school's commitment to promoting reading and the exceptional "learning for life" lessons that cover essential topics, including consent and money management, are celebrated in the report.


The Headteacher and senior leaders' accurate view of the school and the support provided by the governance team have also contributed to Endon High School's success.


In response to the Ofsted rating, Andrew Skelding, Headteacher of Endon High School, expressed their gratitude to the school community. "This Ofsted rating is a testament to the hard work and commitment of everyone at Endon High School. We are immensely proud of the achievements and progress we've made, and we remain dedicated to continuous improvement to provide the best education for our students."

Jo Morgan, CEO of Shaw Education Trust added " This achievement reflects our commitment to providing high-quality education and nurturing a positive learning environment. I want to express my gratitude to the dedicated staff, enthusiastic students, and supportive community that have contributed to this success. We will continue to work tirelessly to maintain and exceed these standards, ensuring the best possible educational experience for all our students."


Endon High School looks forward to building on this success and providing an even brighter future for its students.