School To Close After Failing To Allay Concerns
The Herald|December 21, 2021
Ofsted Rejects Action Plan From 'Inadequate' Academy
Zhara Simpson

AN alternative school in Ivybridge is to close its doors after concerns from the education watchdog.

After a September inspection, Colours Academy was deemed 'inadequate' in its first full Ofsted report, while the Department for Education issued a warning notice on November 1st.

According to that notice, it failed to meet the independent school standards for education, safeguarding, governance and other areas of school operation.

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