Information for parents

'Pupils reported to inspectors that teachers support them very well and are willing to 'go the extra mile' to ensure that they get the most out of their time in school.'  Ofsted 2017


Ofsted Inspection Report, June 2017

Six of the Best for Kingsdale

Overall Effectiveness: Outstanding

Effectiveness of Leadership and Management: Outstanding

Quality of Teaching, Leadership and Assessment: Outstanding

Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare: Outstanding  

Outcomes for Pupils: Outstanding 

16 to 19 Study Programmes: Outstanding

 Our latest Ofsted Report can be viewed by clicking here.


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Family International Culture Day at Kingsdale Foundation School - Sunday, 21st May 2017, 12 noon - 3pm

On Sunday 21st May, Kingsdale Foundation School celebrated the ‘World Day for Cultural Diversity’ by hosting a Family International Culture Day for the school community. This was a unique event to celebrate and embrace the diverse cultures that exist within our school and beyond whilst simultaneously raising funds for the charity ‘Mind’ that provides support, advice and services for better mental health – more information can be accessed via its website at

The event included an exotic display of:

  • Multicultural cuisine

  • Music

  • Bouncy castle and fun activities for children

  • Interactive dance sessions

  • Cultural dresses

  • Artefacts

  • Talents

More information on this event can be found in our News section and in our Newsletter and Parental Bulletin.


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