On the 20th and 21st September 2016, the school underwent an Ofsted Inspection and received an overall effectiveness judgement of Good.

"This is a truly inclusive school where every pupil is valued. All pupils receive high-quality support, particularly those who are vulnerable. Leaders have created a culture in which all are given the chance to be successful."

"The headteacher has a clear and ambitious vision which is shared by everyone in the school community. She leads with both rigour and humanity. She is ably supported by a very strong team of senior leaders."

"The work that the school does to keep its pupils safe is exemplary. The welfare and personal development of pupils are a high priority for all staff."

"Improvements in the quality of teaching, learning and assessment have had a positive impact on pupils’ outcomes."

"Pupils value the support that they receive from staff, which creates a positive learning environment."

"Pupils behave extremely well both in lessons and around the school. They are polite and friendly."

"Pupils’ attendance has improved significantly over the last two years."

Click here for a copy of the Full Ofsted Inspection Report 20-21.09.16




In February 2013 the report of the Archdiocese of Liverpool inspection found that Saint Cuthbert’s provides good Catholic Education and "the extent to which pupils contribute to and benefit from the Catholic life of the school is outstanding." Archdiocese report

In October 2015, the Archdiocese returned to carry out a Monitoring Visit and here's a copy of the report Archdiocese Monitoring Visit Report 07.10.15



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The Local Authority completed a review of the school on the 18th January 2016.  We are very encouraged with the findings of the report.  

Click here for a copy of the Local Authority Report 




Please click here to view the school performance table on the Department for Education school performance website.