Why we are outstanding
Here are just a few of the reasons we are outstanding:
Epinay Business and Enterprise School is an Outstanding school. Ofsted 2018
- Beverley Scanlon, Head of Learning and Early Help, said “the children are wonderful – and inspirational. I was also impressed that you have a strong curriculum offer which builds upon the interests and talents of the children” September 2017.
- Teaching and Learning is outstanding.
- Our students make fantastic achievements and leave with an array of qualifications. Our results this year were incredible!
- Our creative curriculum is engaging, our forest school, enrichment opportunities and extended schools program are tailor made to meet student need.
- Basic Skills Quality Mark for Primary Schools. Alliance for Lifelong Learning, March 2015, reviewed Nov 2016, March 2018
- Basic Skills Quality Mark for Secondary Schools. Alliance for Lifelong Learning, March 2015, reviewed Nov 2016, March 2018
- Investors in People, Oct 2017
- Member of South Tyneside Admin Representatives for Schools (STARS) forum
- Lead in Computing at School (CAS)
- Gold – Green Trees Schools Award with The Woodland Trust, September 2017.
- Lead Teaching School 2015-2018 driving training opportunities, CPD and expectations within our alliance and beyond.
- Head Teacher appointed in January/July 2017 – Mr Chris Rue
- School Improvement Advisers Outstanding report, Summer 2017
- Investors in People, July 2014
- Friends of Epinay School, Gold Award for adopting good practice principles. PTA-UK June 2014
- Friends of Epinay School, North of England Regional Winners for fundraising success. PTA-UK June 2014
- Hilary Harrison, National Leader of Education. National College for Teaching and Leadership, March 2014
- Epinay Business and Enterprise School became a National Teaching School with National College for Teaching and Leadership, March 2014 – ongoing. Click here for Epinay Teaching School Partnership
- International School Award 2013-16. British Council, 2013
- Living for Sport. Youth Sports Trust and Sky Sports, 2013/14
- Epinay Business and Enterprise School is Outstanding in education, care and skills. Ofsted 2012/13
- Epinay Business and Enterprise School is Outstanding in education, care and skills. Ofsted 2009/10