After two days of a thorough examination and assessment of all our work, we are delighted and proud to let you know that Our Lady of Grace was judged as OUTSTANDING in ALL areas.

You can read a copy of the full, in-depth report below.

Please click on this link to see a full copy of the report – Ofsted 2017

Please click on this link to access the Ofsted inspection site – Ofsted site



2012 – Section 48 – Catholic Inspection

‘Our Lady of Grace is an outstanding and highly effective school.’  (Section 48 Inspection, May 2012)

‘The Headteacher, supported by his Deputy and the Religious Education Co-ordinator, has admirably secured a school environment that is supportive of all involved with a shared vision that sees all valued within the school community.’

‘Teachers set high expectations of pupils to which they generally rise. In lessons observed teaching was never less than good and there were elements of very good and outstanding teaching in all lessons observed.’

2012 – Ofsted

‘This is a good school’. Pupils are known and valued well as individuals and are happy in the school’s safe and caring environment’.

‘Achievement is good. The school works effectively to meet the needs of all pupils’.

‘Teaching is good. Teachers use assessment information well to match work in lessons to pupils’ learning needs and set suitably challenging tasks’.

2011 – Local Authority Review

‘Pupils are proud of their school and relationships between them are good. There are some real strengths in personal and academic outcomes’.