Hornchurch Academy Trust


UJS were inspected by OFSTED in January 2022. They visited us for two days
for a full school inspection. We were graded 'Good'.

Download the January 2022 Upminster Junior School inspection report

Ofsted website

OFSTED January 2022:

“Pupils are polite, well-behaved and considerate of each other….Pupils are encouraged to reflect on school values, such as self-belief and resilience. They take pride in their school.”

“Staff have high expectations of pupils. Pupils like the range of subjects they study and learn well in all subjects.”

“Leaders’ careful curriculum thinking helps pupils to develop their knowledge well.”

“Reading has a high profile in the school…Pupils are supported in their reading through a systematic approach to teaching and they read high-quality texts.”

“Leaders provide teachers with the support they need to deliver the curriculum effectively…Pupils talk confidently about their learning and take pride in their developing knowledge.”

“Pupils enjoy the wide range of opportunities to take part in clubs and activities before, during and after school.”

“The arrangements for safeguarding are effective. Leaders make sure that pupils have a range of ways to raise any concerns that they may have. Staff act quickly to sort out any problems.”

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