The college is registered as an independent school with the Department for Education and is subject to regular inspection by OFSTED (the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills).
The last OFSTED inspection took place in December 2009. The main findings can be summarised as follows:
Mander Portman Woodward College is successful in meeting its aims and meets all the required regulations. The college provides an outstanding quality of education. An outstanding curriculum supported by very well informed teaching enables students to reach standards of work that are well above average. The provision for the students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and their welfare, health and safety are outstanding. By the time the students leave they have developed into mature, thoughtful and responsible young people. The college has secure arrangements for safeguarding. The college has improved the level of provision reported at the last inspection.
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