Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Oasis Academy Johanna shines as it continues to be ‘Good’ following a short inspection

Parents, staff and pupils at a local primary school situated in the heart of Waterloo, London are celebrating this week following their recent Ofsted report.

Oasis Academy Johanna in Waterloo received a one day visit from Ofsted inspectors this month, and in a letter addressed to the Executive Principal Di Morgan, they confirmed that the Academy continues to be ‘Good’.

In the report, Ofsted praised the school for ‘creating strong bonds with the local community’ and being ‘committed to the inclusion of all pupils and creates a welcoming and accessible environment.’ Highlights include;

  • “The school is a happy and welcoming place.”
  • “Leaders and teachers create many opportunities for pupils to contribute to the life of the school.”
  • “Parents appreciate how much the school values their involvement and the wider sense of community.”

Inspectors praised the Academy to being committed to the inclusion of all pupils and creating a welcoming and accessible environment.

Di Morgan, Executive Principal at Oasis Academy Johanna, commented on the letter, saying; “We are delighted with the recent report from Ofsted, and I am so proud of all our staff, children and families at the Academy, this has been a fantastic team achievement. Oasis Academy Johanna has been consistently strong with outstanding features for the past decade.”

Inspectors also highlighted that teachers help pupils develop positive relationships at school through a combination of assemblies and lessons that reflect on friendship.

Oasis Academy Johanna is driven by a powerful ethos which aspires to treat everyone inclusively and recognises the importance of a holistic approach to education. As well as continuing to build a strong school and deliver a first-class education, it is also their aim to build a strong community.

Louise Lee, Regional Director for Central London & Croydon at Oasis Community Learning, added; “This fantastic Ofsted report reflects the dedication of all the staff at Oasis Academy Johanna. I am confident that the Academy will continue to go from strength to strength.”