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Roundthorn Primary Academy

Inspections & Awards

The most recent Ofsted inspection report can be found on the Ofsted website –

You can also view the full report of our last inspection here:

Roundthorn Primary Inspection Report

The inspection took place in March 2011, and the school received a Grade 1 (Outstanding judgement) for both overall effectiveness, and the school’s capacity for sustained improvement.

The Academy has a number of awards and accreditations.

  • Activemark
  • Artsmark Gold Enhanced 
  • Basic Skills Agency Quality Mark
  • ECaR (Every Child a Reader) Accreditation
  • Eco Schools - Green Flag award
  • Eco Schools - International Eco Schools
  • Food for Life Partnership - Bronze
  • Healthy Schools Gold Award
  • Heartstart Affiliation
  • Investors in People - Gold Standard
  • Platinum Tooth Friendly Partnership Award
  • Platinum School Games Award
  • Primary Science Quality Mark (PSQM)
  • QiSS - Quality in Study Support
  • Reading Recovery Teacher of the Year 2013 (North West Region)
  • Reading Recovery School of the Year 2013 - for innovative practice in sustaining the gains made through literacy interventions.
  • SEND Inclusion Award
  • United Against Bullying Bronze Award 2023
  • Wellbeing Award