This year’s annual report, the first presided over by Amanda Spielman, finds the overall quality of education and care in England is improving, but areas of persistent underperformance¬†remain. She focuses upon consistent underperformance in some schools, the new Ofsted inspection plans from January 2018 and issues related to the strength of the school-led system in parts of the country.

The report in full can be accessed here: Ofsted Annual Report 2016/17

The data underpinning the report can be found here: Data Summary