Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. We report directly to Parliament and we are independent and impartial. We inspect and regulate services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages.
Every week, we carry out hundreds of inspections and regulatory visits throughout England, and publish the results on our website. To find an inspection report, go to the Find an inspection report page. We work with providers which are not yet good to promote their improvement, monitoring their progress and sharing with them the best practice we find.
Ferndown First School was inspected, under section 8 of the Education Act 2005, on Wednesday 4th May. Our inspection was a short inspection and Tracy Hannon was HMI. Thank you very much to the parents who responded to the short notice request to complete the... Find out more »