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Cotton End Forest School

URN: 109446

Address: High Road, Cotton End, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 3AG

Rating and reports

Inspection outcome

The overall outcome of the inspection on 24 January 2023 was:

Requires Improvement

Quality of education:

Requires Improvement

Behaviour and attitudes:

Good

Personal development:

Good

Leadership and management:

Requires Improvement

Early years provision:

Good

Requires Improvement

All reports

  1. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 18 November 2020
  2. Short inspection Short inspection, PDF - 15 March 2017
  3. Full inspection: GoodFull inspection, PDF - 07 March 2013
  4. Full inspection: SatisfactoryFull inspection, PDF - 15 March 2011
  5. Full inspection: SatisfactoryFull inspection, PDF - 08 January 2008
  6. Full inspection Full inspection, PDF - 14 May 2003
  7. Opened

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About Cotton End Forest School

  • Type: Primary
  • Boarding: No
  • Religious character: Does Not Apply
  • Local authority: Bedford

Pupils

  • Age Range: 3 - 11
  • Gender: Mixed
  • Number of pupils: 363
  • School capacity: 630

Location

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  • Address: High Road, Cotton End, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 3AG
  • Region: East of England

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