Ofsted visited the school on the 11th & 12th February 2020

You can read a copy of the report here: Crest Ofsted Report February 2020

Here are some of the comments made by the inspector…


“This is a happy, united school.¬†Everyone strives to give children the best possible start in life.”

“Pupils feel safe in this school. Parents, staff and pupils all agree on this.”

“Developing pupils character is central to the school’s work . The four STAR values of success, teamwork, aspiration and respect are found in every aspect of school life. Pupils understand these qualities and work hard to live them out.”

“Leaders have made sure that the curriculum is well planned and sequenced. Lessons capture pupils interest and help them to remember important information.”

“The early years curriculum is effective. Staff plan an exciting range of activities.”

“The curriculum provides well for pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND).”

“Pupils enjoy a wide range of activities to support their personal development.”

“Pupils behave well in lessons, during assemblies and at free times.”

“Pupils develop a deep love of books and stories while they are still young.”


Parents of children currently at the school can give feedback via the Ofsted Parent View tool here Ofsted Parent View


You can read all the Crest School Ofsted reports here: Ofsted website

For further information, or to arrange a school tour please contact the school office.