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Ofsted Information

Ofsted Inspection June 2022

Great Baddow High School was inspected by Ofsted in June 2022. The full report is available to view here.

We are extremely proud of our school community and it was particularly pleasing that the ethos and culture of Great Baddow High School shone through.

We are an exceptionally good school that delivers an outstanding educational experience for our students. Reference to exceptional standards of safeguarding, pastoral care and behaviour and high-quality learning are a constant feature in the findings from Ofsted and the three short quotes below that reflect the tone and recognition outlined in the report.

‘Pupils are proud to attend Great Baddow High School. They feel happy and safe as tolerance and respect are the norm.’
‘A culture of safeguarding is rooted in the school ethos.’
‘Leaders have an ambitious vision for providing pupils with a high-quality education.’

The report is an endorsement of the hard work, dedication and commitment that our school community has made to make Great Baddow an incredibly special place.

We have amazing students, a wonderful staff and an important and valued partnership with parents and stakeholders that allows us to create a happy, safe and successful environment for everyone.

Ofsted Parent View

Ofsted Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think of your child’s school, including: 

 - how happy your child is at the school

 - how the school manages bullying or challenging behaviour  

If your child has special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND), we will ask how well the school supports them. 

The questionnaire can be completed at any time - you don’t have to wait until the school is being inspected. 

Ofsted Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school