Holiday club told to improve by Ofsted

Holiday club told to improve by Ofsted

Holiday club told to improve by Ofsted

First published in News

A HOLIDAY club which was set up last year for disabled children has been told it needs to improve following a watchdog inspection.

Challengers Basingstoke registered in 2013 and is one of a number of groups run by Disability Challengers.

The holiday club runs from Saxonwood School, in Barron Place, and is open from 9.30am until 4pm during the Easter and summer holidays. Thirty children are on roll within the early years age range.

Ofsted graded Challengers Basingstoke as “requires improvement” in a report published in February.

It said: “Children make steady progress in relation to their starting point. Overall, children enjoy the activities on offer and most staff effectively promote the children’s learning and development well.”

However, it added: “Systems to help children develop skills for their future learning, such as starting school, are not always successful.”

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree