Joy Ballard is the Head teacher of Willows High and thinks banding allows schools to benchmark themselves against others, and this can only be a good thing.
The school in the Tremorfa area of Cardiff, have been ranked as a band 3, last year they received a Band 5 rating.
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Workers on the First Great Western service are set to walk out from Wednesday evening until the start of services on Saturday morning.
It's a dull and dreary start to the day for much of Wales, but hang on in there - things can only get better!
Some very wet weather will sink it's way south and east overnight, with mist and murk developing around coasts.