Inspection News


Strong backing for separate early years grade in schools

Ofsted’s decision to introduce separate EYFS judgements in school inspections has received overwhelming...


Ofsted confirms separate grades for early years in schools

Early years provision in schools will be graded separately from September, Ofsted has confirmed.


Ofsted figures show small rise in good and outstanding grades

The proportion of nurseries and childminders awarded a grade of outstanding or good by Ofsted has increased...


Ofsted pilot leads to dramatic drop in complaint-driven inspections

Ofsted’s one-month pilot to cut the number of complaint-driven inspections resulted in 13 fewer inspections...