Retford primary school narrowly misses out on Ofsted top marks
A NOTTS school narrowly missed out on gaining the best-possible marks in its Ofsted inspection.
Bracken Lane Primary and Nursery, in Retford, was visited in January.
In the report, which has just been published, it was given a "good" rating in all areas.
Lead inspector Nigel Grimshaw said only minor changes needed to be made to make it "outstanding". He said a small minority of teaching needed improving, as did pupils' attainment by the age of seven.
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The report did praise the progress made by children.
Mr Grimshaw said: "Teachers plan work for the pupils that is interesting and enjoyable, and which motivates them to learn well.