Thurston Community College

Ofsted Report

Thurston Community College was inspected by Ofsted in March 2018.  The College was graded “good” in every Ofsted category. 

The inspection categories at the time of our last inspection were:

  • Effectiveness of leadership and management
  • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment
  • Personal development, behaviour and welfare
  • Outcomes for pupils                                               
  • 16 to 19 study programmes                                

These five grades, combined with effective safeguarding and good provision for students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development, mean that the overall effectiveness of Thurston Community College has been judged by Ofsted to be “good”, which is in agreement with our own judgements.  The visit by the Inspection Team provided valuable external scrutiny of our provision and it was helpful to receive their endorsement of our strengths and areas for improvement. 

The Ofsted report highlights many good qualities of the College, including the enormous range of opportunities available to our students and the exceptional care, guidance and support they receive.

View Thurston Community College Ofsted Report

Thurston Community College Ofsted Web page