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'Coasting schools': definition and actions

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Last updated on 18 January 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
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We outline the definition of 'coasting' for primary and secondary schools. We also look at the actions that may be taken with regard to maintained schools and academies deemed to be coasting.

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  1. 1 Definition
  2. 2 Action taken in schools deemed to be 'coasting'
  3. 3 Informing parents
  4. 4 How do schools cease to be 'coasting'?
  5. 5 Ofsted grade is not used for coasting measure

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