Ofsted: “Brimsdown is a happy and caring school”

Ofsted: “Brimsdown is a happy and caring school” Congratulations to Brimsdown Primary School on its fantastic Ofsted report published this month, which praises the “happy and caring school”. Inspectors felt that there was enough evidence to suggest the school could be...

TES visits Brimsdown Primary School

Month: January 2020 Children and staff at Brimsdown Primary School were delighted to welcome the TES and demonstrate how learning British Sign Language is creating an inclusive environment. Watch the video above to see the full report and learn about the impact of...

‘Inspirational’ Enfield teacher wins award

Roz McLaren A profoundly deaf Enfield primary school teacher has been awarded for her outstanding contribution to teaching.   Alysha Allen impressed judges with her confidence and ability to inspire and motivate children at Brimsdown Primary School. She teaches pupils...

Children protest against single-use plastic bottles

Roz McLaren Ivy children across Enfield and Hertfordshire have been protesting against the use of single-use plastic bottles in their schools. Children at our seven primary schools staged events this month, urging parents and pupils to ditch the bottles in favour of...

Maths? No problem!

In just two years, Brimsdown Primary School moved from Requires Improvement status to becoming a role model for maths teaching. The Enfield school is now accredited by the global series Maths – No Problem! and offers support to other schools looking to adopt the...

Leaders Like You – The Ivy Trust features on The Key

We were delighted to be asked to feature on The Key, talking about our Trust and the principles that it’s built on. As part of its Leaders Like You series, Trust Leader, Matthew Kleiner-Mann, outlined our four principles, including his belief that local leaders know...