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Ysgol Ty Coch School

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In June 2017, Ysgol Ty Coch was inspected by HMI ESTYN.  ESTYN inspect schools in Wales and provide an external judgment evaluating the performance of each school.  ESTYN Inspect 3 key questions:

1. How Good are Outcomes?

2. How good is Provision?

3. How good is leadership and management?

These judgements lead to 2 overall judgements which are:

1. Current Performance

2. Prospects for Improvement

However, in September 2017, ESTYN released their latest inspection framework. This video will explain more (

ESTYN make judgements ranging from Unsatisfactory to Excellent.

Following an incredibly busy week, I am delighted to inform you that we received the following outcome:

1. How Good are Outcomes? - EXCELLENT

2. How good is Provision? - EXCELLENT

3. How good is leadership and management? - EXCELLENT

Current Performance - EXCELLENT

Prospects for Improvement - EXCELLENT

This outcome places Ysgol Ty Coch as one of the finest schools in Wales. The full report can be accessed by clicking this link. 

ESTYN also highlighted several areas of sector leading practice and have recently published a report evaluating how effective and cohesive our staff team are. You can access this case study by clicking the link above.

I'm sure you will agree, ESTYN have reinforced what we already know. Ysgol Ty Coch is an exceptional school full of exceptional people. Congratulations all!