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Ofsted inspection of new academies

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Last updated on 24 November 2017
School types: Maintained, Academy · School phases: All
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What are the inspection arrangements for new academies? This article relays guidance from Ofsted and one of our associate education experts on the inspection of new academies and schools in the process of converting.

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  1. 1 Timing of inspection
  2. 2 Previous Ofsted judgements
  3. 3 Schools joining MATs
  4. 4 Schools applying to convert
  5. 5 Inspecting attainment and progress
  6. 6 New academies with only one year of data
  7. 7 New academies being rated ‘outstanding’

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