School optimistic for the future despite Ofsted report

Southfield Primary Academy, Brackley, Ofsted report. Jane Cartlidge, headteacher. NNL-150113-135705009
Southfield Primary Academy, Brackley, Ofsted report. Jane Cartlidge, headteacher. NNL-150113-135705009

A Brackley school has been judged to need additional support following a recent Ofsted inspection. Southfield Primary Academy on Banbury Road was put into special measures following a two-day inspection on November 18-19.

The inspectors indicated improvements should be made in certain areas but were positive about the leadership of the school.

Southfield Primary Academy, Brackley, Ofsted report. Jane Cartlidge, headteacher. NNL-150113-135705009

Southfield Primary Academy, Brackley, Ofsted report. Jane Cartlidge, headteacher. NNL-150113-135705009

Jane Cartlidge, headteacher, pictured with a pupil, said: “We are confident we will be able to deliver the improvements required while maintaining all that makes Southfield such a brilliant place to learn.”