A village school is top of the class with Ofsted inspectors after being rated ‘outstanding’ in all areas.
Following an inspection from May 22 to May 23, they found that pupils at Hopton Primary, in Thelnetham Road, ‘make accelerated progress in all year groups’ and ‘love to learn’.
Meanwhile, ‘most teaching is outstanding’ and the ‘interesting curriculum provides numerous opportunities to enrich learning’.
Head Marc Careless, who was appointed in September, was praised as an ‘inspirational leader’. Inspectors found the school - previously rated ‘good’ - to be ‘in an excellent position to secure further improvements’.
Mr Careless said: “This recognition is deserved by everyone invloved with the school.”