The Venerable Bede School - A Good School - Ofsted 2012
Independent Survey of all students:
In an independent survey of all students in the school from Year 7 to Year 11, here are the findings:
OUTSTANDING Happiness of child OUTSTANDING Control of Bullying OUTSTANDING School Discipline OUTSTANDING Caring Teachers OUTSTANDING Teaching quality OUTSTANDING Treating pupils fairly OUTSTANDING Levels of homework OUTSTANDING Marking pupils’ work OUTSTANDING Recommend this
Bede is "Good"
Ofsted have judged the school to be “Good” in all categories in 2012.
Here are only some of the headline comments:
- “Achievement is good...”
- “Teaching is predominantly good and some is outstanding...”
- “Significantly above average results...”
- “Behaviour is good...”
- “Strong climate for learning...” - “Students are enthused and want to learn...” - “Teaching is motivational...”
- “Relationships positive in lessons and around school...”
- “Breaks and lunchtimes are calm and well-ordered...”
Living Bible (TLB)
Yes, ask anything, using my name, and I will do it!
Grand Summer Draw1st Prize -Samsung Tablet - 5003 - Ethan Baillie 2nd Prize - Custom Stunt Bike - 6498 - Claire Stronach 3rd Prize -Fully Fitted Living Room Carpet - 1727 - McGuire 4th Prize - Signed SAFC Shirt - 0152 - Kyle Minto 5th Prize - Signed SAFC Ball - 6291 - S.Baird 6th Prize - Lisa Marie Nails Voucher - 3692 Lynn Huntley 7th Prize - 1 week pass to Virgin Active Health & Racket Club - 1879 - Stephen Huntley 8th Prize - Sweet Hamper - 0801 - Angela Armstrong 9th Prize - Triage of wine - 1731 - Vicky Robe 10th Prize - Hair Straightners - 3791 - Mrs J.Graham
New School Skirt UpdateWe are delighted to share with you the results of our initial skirt survey. By far the most popular choice was a bespoke purple tartan.
Inset Days September 2014 Following concerns raised by some of our parents who had already booked holidays, please note that we have reverted back to the original inset days of Monday 1 September and Tuesday 2 September. Term will start on Wednesday 3 September2014.
We apologise for any inconvenience this has caused and we are always happy to listen to your views.
Dear Parent/Carers As the Headteacher, I am delighted to welcome you to The Venerable Bede CE Academy as it enters an exciting phase. The Academy is a Comprehensive School for boys and girls aged 11-16; our ethos statement shares our vision that all students have the right to an inclusive environment where they can enjoy their learning and develop lifelong skills.
We offer students the chance to be part of our community and to develop into caring and mature individuals with a thirst for knowledge and a willingness to contribute to the communities in which they live. We have strong links with national and international communities and enjoy raising funds for many charities, encouraging in our students a desire to make a difference to the world.