Swavesey School Is "Outstanding"

7 April 2011, 06:00

Swavesey Village College, near Cambridge, has been rated as "outstanding" in every area by the education watchdog.

Government inspectors Ofsted assessed the school in 27 areas, and awarded it the top mark in each.

The headlines from the report include:

  • Students reaching high standards because of excellent teaching
  • The commitment of staff
  • The progress of students
  • The personal development of students
  • The quality of teaching


Martin Bacon, Principal, said: "Swavesey Village College is proud of the recognition Ofsted have afforded the significant effort and commitment of all those involved with the life of the school. 

Ultimately Swavesey’s success reflects the team at the school and this team includes everyone who contributes the college, from students, staff, parents, governors and the wider community".