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‘Coasting schools’: definition and actions

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Last updated on 20 December 2017
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Is there a definition of ‘coasting schools’? In this article, we outline the definition of 'coasting' for primary and secondary schools. We also look at the actions that may be taken with regard to maintained schools and academies deemed to be coasting.

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  1. 1 Definition
  2. 2 Action taken in schools deemed 'coasting'
  3. 3 How do schools cease to be 'coasting'?
  4. 4 Ofsted grade is not used for coasting measure

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