Monthly Archives - June 2023

Outstanding result for St Thomas’

St Thomas' Catholic Primary School in Tean is celebrating success in its recent Catholic School inspection. The school has been judged to be 'Outstanding' in all 3 areas of the inspection framework which are: Catholic life and Mission, Collective Worship and Religious Education. Principal, Mrs Sarah Baxter commented, "We are absolutely delighted with this result as it is truly reflective of the wonderful school community that we are blessed with at St Thomas's. The Inspectors were overwhelmed at the level of knowledge and understanding that our children have about the Catholic faith and its centrality to our school life. They commented that ‘The school’s mission statement is fully understood and lived out by the whole school community. Pupils readily give examples of how they fulfil it in their daily lives. Thank you to the children for being wonderful as always, the staff, governors and directors for their unwavering support and to parents/carers/grandparents for the support that you provide for both your children and St Thomas'! The report reflects the wonderful relationships that exist in our very happy school!"

Gold Award for St Austin’s

St Austin's Catholic Primary in Stafford are delighted to announce that they have achieved the Gold School Games Mark award for 2022/23 for their commitment and engagement in the School Games this year. A huge well done to all of the children who have participated and especially to the fantastic PE Leads for organising and encouraging the school teams. Fantastic work all The School Games Mark is a government led awards scheme launched in 2012 to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community. Participating in this process allows schools to evaluate their PE provision and assists them in developing an action plan for future progress.