OFSTED & Reports

Inspection Reports

Diocese of Salford Report (Section 48)

In June 2016, Salford Diocese inspected St Matthew’s. Overall effectiveness was judged to be Good, as was the quality of Catholic Leadership.

“Prayer is at the heart of this school community”

“The witness to Christian values is clearly articulated by staff and pupils, who are proud to belong to the community of St Matthew’s”

“Strong and visionary leadership at all levels ensures the school’s mission as a Catholic school is made known to all”

“Pupils show respect for each other and undertake frequent acts of compassion and kindness to others”

“Pastoral care is outstanding, a strength, and the school’s mission statement identifies “care” as one of the core values”

“Pupils spoke of the care and support shown by adults and other pupils at the school that are clearly based on Gospel values”

“Parents are clearly welcomed and involved in school life”

The Diocese Report can be found in the links section.


Ofsted Report (Section 5)

St Matthew’s was inspected last in November 2017.

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