Ofsted 2013:

"This confirms the schools’ commitment to making sure that every student has the best opportunity to achieve well."
"The school’s teaching, curriculum and range of support ensures that students’ social, moral, spiritual and cultural development is strong."
"Leaders now ensure that teachers accelerate students’ progress so they attain closer to national standards."
"The progress of disabled students and those have special educational needs is good because they receive support that is well matched to their needs."
"Discrimination, for example, through name calling is rare and older students talk quite naturally about intervening if younger students are quarrelling or being boisterous."
"Inattention in lessons is rare."
"Students in Year 11 who entered for GCSE mathematics early in Year 10 are, in Year 11, pursuing attainment at A* and A grades and following sixth form courses."
"Those students who were known to be eligible for support funded by the pupil premium improved their progress in 2012."
"Teachers expect students to look smart, work hard and achieve well."
"Not only do students know what will happen if they misbehave but they take so much pride in their school that the majority are reluctant to be unhelpful or disrespectful."
"The school has improved standards and progress in mathematics, modern foreign languages and in science."
"The majority of lessons seen by inspectors was good and teaching is good over time. "
"The majority of teaching is good. A significant proportion of teaching is outstanding."
"The proportion of lessons that are outstanding has increased."
"Actions taken have already improved the progress of students who are known to be eligible for the pupil premium."
"Students are very clear about the different forms that bullying can take and the school plans extensive experiences to ensure students know how to keep themselves safe."
"Those requiring additional help with their reading make good progress."
"Governors are very clear about what needs to be done to improve teaching and student attainment."
"The behaviour of students in lessons and around school is good."

Sports Lettings

At Broad Oak Sports College we aim to make it easier for residents to improve their fitness, be more active and adopt a healthier lifestyle.

Our community sports centre offers locally accessible sport and fitness facilities which are available for public use in the evenings and at weekends.


Facilities and activities at Broad Oak Sports Centre

Floodlit astro-turf football and hockey pitches:

  • Brand new sand dressed astro turf
  • 3 x seven a side football/hockey pitches
  • Full sided football and hockey pitch
  • Available for block or casual bookings
  • Excellent venue for football and hockey league fixtures


3 Court floodlit tennis courts
  • These new facilities are available for block and casual bookings


Large sports hall
  • New sports hall floor
  • Sports hall markings can accommodate:
    • Full size court for basketball, handball, volleyball and netball
    • Four badminton courts
    • Three mini basketball courts
    • Trampolining and table tennis


Aerobic /Dance Studio
  • Mirrored wall
  • Sprung Floor
  • Excellent facility for aerobic and martial activities
  • Very competitive rates


Drama studio
  • Tiered seating available
  • Excellent facility for shows, conferences and events
  • Overhead projector and sound system available
Broad Oak Astro Turf
Broad Oak Tennis Courts
Broad Oak Sports Hall
Broad Oak Dance Studio