Ofsted conducted a short inspection of The Clifton Centre on 31st October 2018, the school continues to be judged a Good school. The visit was the second short inspection carried out since the school was judged to be good in November 2014.
The short report states that at The Clifton Centre:
'Good quality questioning from teachers and HLTA's ensure pupils were appropriately challenged'
'Pupils engaged well when challenged to extend their thinking to develop their imaginative writing'
'There are good attitudes and strong engagement from learners in Maths'