Ofsted's (Office for Standards in Education) data dashboard provides a snapshot of performance in a school.
The dashboard can be used by governors and by members of the public to check performance of the school or provider in which they are interested. The guidance documents for using the data dashboards can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.
The data dashboard complements the Ofsted inspection report by providing an analysis of performance data over a three year period and comparisons to other schools or providers.
The data dashboard can act as a useful starting point by governors to generate key questions to support and challenge the leadership team.
Key questions for governors to ask senior leaders include: