The school is regularly inspected by Ofsted. The most recent inspection was in October 2013. At this inspection the team commented on the school by saying that:
Brooke School is a happy, caring school where everyone cares for each other.
All groups of pupils achieve well because they are offered an interesting and varied range of subjects, which meets their needs and interests.
The pupils make excellent progress in developing their social skills.They show enthusiasm for learning and their behaviour is consistently good. They feel safe, know how to stay healthy and safe and attend school regularly.
Teaching is generally good and sometimes outstanding because teachers know pupils’ starting points well.
School leaders carefully check upon the quality of teaching andmake sure that it is constantly improving.
The sixth form provides a good level of education through both itsschool-based subjects and college placements.
The school has an excellent partnership with parents who feelfully involved in their children’s education.
The school farm and ‘forest school’provision offer the pupils a unique range of opportunities for both academic and personal development.
Governors carry out their responsibilities very effectively and have an accurate picture of the school’s strengths and weaknesses.
The following information shares the performance tables for schools and colleagues and where Brooke stands: