"This is an outstanding school of which a parent, with some justification, wrote 'Michael Faraday is the best'.
Pupils' personal development is outstanding and produces a real sense of community..
Behaviour is excellent and pupils have every reason, and do, feel safe in school..
Teaching and the curriculum are outstanding because they appeal to pupils' interests while meeting the needs of all groups. The use of ICT by adults and pupils alike is a real strength.
Leadership and management are outstanding at every level. This is why the school is so successful, because all adults share in the responsibility. The headteacher's outstanding direction and energy inspire the whole staff to strive for excellence."