This includes aspects of performance management, governance, curriculum design and self-evaluation. It also includes case studies of schools which have improved to or maintained a good or outstanding Ofsted result and examples of school to school support and networking.

    Leadership and management - Hertfordshire case studies

    A team effort: effective leadership that also encourages pupils to be leaders: Welwyn St Mary’s Church of England VA Primary School (PDF/399kb)

    Date: May 2015

    Key stages: EYFS-KS2

    Themes: Leadership, governance, Ofsted outstanding


    From ‘requires improvement’ to ‘outstanding’ in two years: Brockswood Primary and Nursery School  (PDF/1MB)

    Date: July 2015

    Key stages: EYFS-KS2

    Themes: Ofsted outstanding, behaviour, aspirations


    Improving pupil outcomes in a cross-phase federation:  Almond Hill Junior School and The Barclay School (PDF/521kb)

    Date: November 2015

    Key stages: KS2-KS5

    Themes: Federation, transition


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