Wren School Development, Reading, Berkshire

Our School

School Development Plan

Outstanding Effectiveness of Leadership and Management

  1. To plan the long term strategic direction of The Wren School.
  2. To market The Wren School effectively in order to ensure that student recruitment remains strong and that the school continues to attract and retain staff of the highest calibre.
  3. To strengthen governance through effective recruitment and training.

Outstanding Quality of Teaching, Learning and Assessment

  1. To continue to develop and deliver an outstanding curriculum that responds to the needs of each child.

Outstanding Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare

  1. To continue to embed a culture of respect and kindness throughout the school community.
  2. To prepare students to become citizens of the future, confident to play their part in the local and global community.

Outstanding Outcomes for Pupils

  1. To embed The Wren School’s assessment, including Life without Levels, policy, ensuring that all students are set challenging targets and inspired to aim high.
  2. To ensure that students with special educational needs and/or disability as well as disadvantaged students, are recognised and supported to make good or better progress.

Outstanding Accommodation and Resources

  1. To build and resource a safe and welcoming school environment that nurtures, challenges and inspires each child to aim high.


Term Dates

Term 5
Tue 25 Apr – Fri 26 May 2017
Bank holiday – Mon 1st May 2017
Term 6
Mon 5 Jun – Tue 18 July 2017
Inset days – Wed 19 July + Thur 20 July 2017