Nottinghamshire school placed in 'special measures' after failings found in all areas
A Nottinghamshire academy has been placed in "special measures" after inspectors found failings across the board.
Ofsted has released a report on Newark Academy following a visit in June.
The school in London Road, Balderton, was rated "inadequate" - the lowest possible score - in all key areas.
Her Majesty's Inspector Sally Smith and three other inspectors were named on the report which has been released to the public.
She said: "Poor leadership since the last inspection has resulted in a decline in standards across the school. The school's sponsor, the Lincoln... read more
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