Abbey Meadows in The Guardian
The reporter Warwick Mansell, has noticed our campaign and referred to our case in an article published in The Guardian today. In a section of the report entitled 'ofsted and out', he questions the basis for the inadequate rating given to some schools, inparticular Roke and Abbey Meadows;
Meanwhile, parents at Abbey Meadows primary in Cambridge, which also faces becoming an academy, were aghast to read its recent inspection report, which branded the school "inadequate", and teaching "inadequate" overall, seemingly mainly on the basis of poor teacher assessment results in year 2. Its data for older children suggest "all groups of pupils make good progress", a rapid improvement last year and better results than most "similar schools".
Read his article in full here.