ODST's performance in Ofsted inspections, DfE measurements and other areas.
Ofsted & SIAMS
ODST has a strong track record of school improvement. Several schools have joined ODST while in special measures or in need of improvement, and are now delivering high quality education and rated Good or Outstanding.
2022-23 inspection outcomes:
Eleven ODST schools were inspected by Ofsted. All outcomes were Good or Outstanding, including:
- Two schools retained Outstanding grades
- Two schools achieved Good with Outstanding features
- One school that joined ODST in 2021 as 'Requiring improvement' achieved a 'Good' grade.
Five ODST schools underwent SIAMS inspections. All outcomes were Good or Excellent.
Ofsted - MAT Summary Evaluation (2019)
ODST received positive feedback from Ofsted during a full MAT evaluation in 2019, with strengths highlighted including school empowerment and collaboration, safeguarding, solid governance and oversight of finance.
2022-23 academic year:
Phonics check: 74% (Y1) and 89% (Y2)
KS1 SATS: Reading 63%, Writing 54%, Mathematics 63%
KS2 SATs: Reading 73%, Writing 68%, Mathematics 69%