Enhanced Values-Based Education Quality Mark
In June 2023, the school was assessed for the Enhanced Values Based Education Quality Mark. The school was successful in obtaining this Quality Mark as one of only 28 in the country.
Please see the attached report below for the outcomes of the visit.
Religious Education (NATRE) Quality Mark
In February 2023 the school was assessed at the highest level, Gold, for the work that the school is committed to in RE.
International Quality Mark
Computing Quality Mark
The school achieved the Computing Quality Mark in March 2022. The assessor greatly complimented the children on their attitude, behaviour, and ability in regard to computing at the school.
History Quality Mark
In September 2021, the school was assessed for the History Quality Mark. The school was successful in obtaining the highest Standard of Gold during the assessment. The assessor was very pleased and surprised with the knowledge of the children and the curriculum that had been set.
Primary Quality Mark
In October 2021, the school renewed its Primary Quality Mark for the third time. This award has now been held since 2015. The report stated; that English and Mathematics are at the heart of teaching and learning at The Priory School, as it is seen to be the foundation of unlocking the rest of the curriculum for the pupils. The school is continuing to develop a balanced curriculum that encourages the pupils to become independent learners and functions in a calm and ordered manner, where learning is fun for the pupils. Everyone articulated their enthusiasm and appreciation for the school and felt valued as an individual.
EYFS Quality Mark
In October 2021, the school renewed its EYFS Quality Mark for the third time. This award has now been held since 2015. The report stated; that the children benefit greatly from a committed Leadership team and motivated staff. All stakeholders have a sense of belonging to the school and inclusion is well embraced so that each child is valued for their uniqueness and talent; and can participate in a range of challenging, fulfilling, and happy educational experiences to reach their full potential.
IQM Inclusive School Award
The IQM inclusive school award recognises the ongoing commitment by schools to provide the very best education for all children irrespective of differences.
The Arts Mark Award
The Artsmark Award is the only creative quality standard for schools and education settings, accredited by Arts Council England. The awareness supports settings to develop and celebrate their commitment to arts and cultural education, thus ensuring that young people access a broad and balanced curriculum.