Prudhoe West Academy received a Section 8 inspected by Ofsted in November 2021. The school was praised for its work in many areas and the overall outcome was that it remained a good school. Some of the most pleasing comments in the report were:
It is obvious pupils are proud of their school and love being there.
Expectations of pupils are high.
Pupils speak with maturity about the importance of good mental health and how to stay safe.
Leaders have worked hard to design and plan a curriculum that builds knowledge sequentially.
Reading is a key priority for leaders.
This is a school passionate to see the best for all pupils, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities.
Pupils access a myriad of opportunities to broaden their personal development.
The staff, without exception, are extremely positive about working in school.
The school is meticulous in its attention to detail in keeping children safe.