Inspection Reports

St Mary’s Independent is inspected by OFSTED.

The latest inspection report can be found here:

A selection of comments from the latest Ofsted report is set out below:


“Pupils behaviour and personal development are outstanding. From the youngest children to the oldest pupils, there is a happy, calm and purposeful atmosphere which enables them to enjoy their learning

“The schools’ provision for pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is exemplary”

“…children settle in quickly and make outstanding progress in all areas of learning”

“The quality of teaching in the Preparatory and Early Years Foundation Stage is outstanding”

“In the secondary school, there is a high proportion of good teaching, with some that is outstanding, especially in English, Mathematics, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry and Physics), French and Religious Education”

“The quality of the schools’ provision for pupils’ welfare, health and safety is outstanding”

Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school

St Mary’s Independent School is committed to improving the quality of what it provides. To this end we welcome questions and comments from current or prospective parents with regards to the reports. Ofsted also offers a service called Parent View, which gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child’s school, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour.