‘Lutterworth College is a good school...almost all students are polite and courteous.’
2nd May 2013
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The college’s large sixth form (600+) is rated ‘good’ overall in the latest OFSTED report.

Principal of Lutterworth Andrew Cooper commented:

‘We are delighted to have been graded good in all the main headline judgements under a tough inspection framework introduced last September. We are pleased with the report but not complacent and we are already working to bring about further rapid improvements. Our aim is to be an outstanding local comprehensive school for Lutterworth and the surrounding areas. With the opening of the Frank Whittle Studio School in September 2014, this is a school that is going places.”

Summary of main judgements:


  • inspectors recognised that students make good progress whilst at Lutterworth College, including those who are disabled and those who have special educational needs.

  • the work of the college off-site enterprise centre is judged ‘outstanding’.

  • Inspectors also commented on the ‘strong emphasis on the development of literacy and

    communication skills’ and particularly good achievement in English’


  • inspectors commented that ‘throughout the school, the climate for learning is at least good’ and that ‘skilled questioning and regular checking of learning help students to make consistently good progress in many subjects.’

          Behaviour and safety

  • students are described as ‘ polite, courteous, mature, responsible, enthusiastic and well behaved’ in the report.


  • inspectors felt that ‘the principal and other members of the senior leadership team have a focused and clear vision for the school’s future’ that is leading to improvements.

  • they recognised the strength of the wide range of subjects and activities offered at the college, both within and outside the classroom. 

    To view the full OFSTED report please click here

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