Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. They inspect and regulate services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages.

Section 8 inspection (February 2024):

Ofsted visited our school on 7 and 8 February 2024 to carry out a Section 8 inspection. We remain an Outstanding school and are delighted with our report which can be found here:

OFSTED Section 8 Inspection Report February 2024



Section 5 Inspection (October 2018):

St. Wilfrid’s RC College was awarded an overall effectiveness judgement of Outstanding in its last inspection in October 2018 and was indeed graded outstanding across all five areas.

  • Effectiveness of leadership and management  – Outstanding
  • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment  – Outstanding
  • Personal development, behaviour and welfare –  Outstanding
  • Outcomes for pupils – Outstanding
  • 16 to 19 study programmes – Outstanding

This is a fantastic achievement for everyone involved with St. Wilfrid’s College and one we are very proud of.

The full report can be viewed here: St Wilfrid’s Ofsted report Oct 2018

The official Ofsted website can be accessed here.