St Francis Church of England Aided Primary School and Nursery

Living our High Five Values as we learn and grow together in our Christian School.

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Ofsted and SIAMS Reports

Our latest Ofsted inspection was in September 2019 and we were rated as a 'good' school.
Please find below the presentation from the post Ofsted parent meeting.

The new SIAMS Evaluation Schedule comes into operation in September 2018.

All Church of England dioceses and the Methodist Church use the Church of England Education Office's framework for the Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools (SIAMS) under Section 48 of the Education Act 2005.  The SIAMS Evaluation Schedule sets out the expectations for the conduct of the Statutory Inspection of Anglican, Methodist and ecumenical Schools under Section 48 of the Education Act 2005 and provides a process for evaluating the extent to which church schools are 'distinctively and recognisably Christian institutions' (Lord Dearing, The Way Ahead: Church of England Schools in the New Millenium, 2001).

SIAMS Report 2015 - rated 'outstanding'

“The commitment of all staff to value and nurture children as uniquely created by God leads to the outstanding spiritual, moral, social and cultural development of pupils.” Quote from our most recent SIAMS report.