Academy improvement plan

We would like to share our Academy Improvement Plan 2018 – 2019 (pdf download) which details all our key objectives and explains what we hope to achieve at Olive AP Academy – Thurrock.

The detailed improvement plan also explains our academy’s key performance indicators for this academic year. These are:

• LEADERSHIP & MANAGEMENT
o Leadership in the Academy is secured and increasingly effective
o Safeguarding is evaluated as effective in external and Trust reviews o All school leaders are accountable for their areas of responsibility
o Processes for school improvement are robust and accurate
o Numbers of students reintegrated to mainstream demonstrate improved relationships with partner schools

• QUALITY OF TEACHING LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT
o 75% of teaching is judged as Proficient or better by Dec 2018 o 85% of teaching is judged as Proficient or better by July 2019
o Termly external verification judges that 90% of teacher assessments are accurate
o Predictions for KS4 students in their final examinations are at least 90% accurate

• PROGRESS & OUTCOMES
o 80% of students will make at least good progress in Eng and Maths from their initial assessed baseline on entry
o 70% of students will make expected progress from their KS2 baseline
o 100% of Y11 students continue to progress to appropriate education, employment or training by September 2019
o 90% of Y11 students are still in appropriate education, employment or training by Easter 2020
o 90% of Y11 students will leave with 5 accredited outcomes

• PDBW – Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare
o Overall Academy attendance is at least 75% by July 2019
o Reduction in FTE relative to the corresponding term in 17/18
o Character / Consequences data demonstrates incremental improvements term by term.