John of Rolleston Primary School


We are delighted to say that Ofsted have found John of Rolleston Primary to be a GOOD school.

Summary of key findings for parents and pupils from the latest Ofsted Report:

  • Pupils are proud to attend John of Rolleston primary school and enjoy coming to school and feel safe.
  • The school values are promoted well every day.
  • Pupils are taught how to be ‘Peacemakers’, and assemblies and circle times help pupils to respect each other and value each other’s differences.
  • Pupils rise to their teachers’ high expectations and behave sensibly. They are interested in what they are learning and have a ‘can-do’ attitude. Pupils understand what is expected of them.
  • Leaders have developed a broad and balanced curriculum that meets pupils’ needs.
  • The curriculum is carefully planned and carefully sequenced.
  • Leaders have focused on implementing a consistent approach to the teaching of mathematics and reading. This has helped most pupils to stay on track with their learning.
  • Pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) progress well because they are well supported in class or through bespoke interventions.
  • Leaders encourage pupils to develop a lifelong love of reading.
  • Children get off to a confident start in the early years. Teachers carefully plan activities which support children’s learning.
  • Staff and leaders are committed to pupils’ well-being.

Ofsted reports can be found on the Ofsted website. Click here for our latest report Ofsted Inspection March 2022

We are now on our journey to becoming an Outstanding school.