'Excellent' in all areas, ISI 2022

Essendene Lodge School was inspected by The Independent School Inspectorate (ISI) in November 2022. ISI Report November 2022 highlights:

We are thrilled to have been given the highest possible ‘Excellent’ rating for the quality of pupils’ academic achievement and the quality of pupils’ personal development.

Key findings:

The quality of pupils’ academic and other achievements in excellent.

  • Pupils’ develop excellent levels of knowledge, skills and understanding across all areas of learning.
  • Pupils’ progress over their time in school is rapid resulting in excellent levels of academic achievement.
  • Pupils are extremely fluent communicators.
  • Where given the opportunity, pupils are highly effective learners whose curiosity and ability to use a wide range of resources is excellent.
  • Pupils’ attitudes to learning are excellent; they consistently demonstrate confidence, enthusiasm and commitment.

The quality of pupils’ personal development is excellent.

  • Pupils are confident in who they are and are articulate when presenting themselves in discussion or conversation.
  • Pupils’ relish opportunities to make decisions in their learning and other areas of their lives and do so extremely effectively, understanding the impact such decisions have.
  • Pupils show good levels of respect towards others in the school community and demonstrate excellent behaviour.
  • Pupils are excellent collaborators; their social development is mature and well advanced for their age.

Download the report here

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