John Port in Etwall named as among 'the worst' in the country by Ofsted
An Etwall school has been deemed "inadequate" and placed in special measures following a visit from Ofsted. Inspectors said that John Port School had weak leadership which had contributed to falling standards, pupils had been put at risk because safeguarding had not been checked for effectiveness, teaching was weak or inadequate in all subjects and incidents of poor behaviour had increased.
The report concluded that "pupils are ill-prepared for life in modern Britain".
The inspectors also said that the 1,964-pupil school's exam results in 2016 were "among the worst... read more
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