Here are just a few quotes received from Ofsted regarding Larwood.
Pupils have a strong sense of belonging and develop an appreciation of the achievements of others
There are good outcomes for residential pupils especially in developing independence skills and improving their behaviour
Leaders monitor practice more rigour sly that at the last inspection and have taken effective steps to improve pupils' behaviour and progress
The curriculum is good and promotes pupils spiritual, moral, social and cultural development well
Parents and carers are pleased with the progress their children make...
There are examples of good teaching. In these lesson teachers use detailed assessment to plan and adapt work to ensure there is sufficient challenge for every pupil in the group.
The improvements since the last inspection have been considerable
Residential pupils are well supported to improve their behaviour in a variety of situations
Expectations are higher and the extra interventions for individual pupils are more carefully targeted so that pupils have an equal opportunity to succeed.