Kingsthorpe College, NorthamptonshireInspected May 2015 Good Previously requires improvement
This secondary school successfully promotes high aspirations for all and a keen sense of commitment to the success of the whole school community.
Due to its commitment to disadvantaged pupils and actions of the senior leadership team, there is a strong sense that everyone will support these pupils. Staff and pupils are held to account for the progress made by vulnerable pupils. Pupils’ academic performance is carefully tracked. Leaders challenge social services to ensure that looked after children are able to attend school throughout the academic year and that their placements are within a reasonable distance of the school.