Attendance Quality Mark (AQM)
Attendance Gold Award
We were awarded the GOLD Attendance Quality Mark. This
recognises how thorough our processes are and how important we regard attendance
and safeguarding in our school. Good attendance is celebrated daily. Our target is 99%
A big well done to all of our families
Dyslexia Friendly School
This award recognises the efforts of staff to ensure all children are able to access
their learning through a variety of strategies. This will be updated shortly
Eco-Schools Silver Award
Eco Schools is an international award which recognises the contributions we make towards a
This award was given to celebrate the work our pupils
staff and parents do to embed an eco-friendly philosophy.
Inclusion Charter Mark (ICM)
We were awarded this celebration of our inclusive practice.
In our school we know the importance
of providing access to quality education and support for children and young people
with Special Educational Needs and Disability.
Liverpool Counts Quality Mark
We were awarded GOLD standard . This is a prestigious award that
evidences our outstanding approach to encouraging a Numeracy for Life philosophy
throughout school. Everybody has a positive attitude to maths
Reading Quality Mark (RQM
We were awarded GOLD standard. This Reading Quality Mark (RQM)
was developed with a focus to promote reading for pleasure amongst children. This
award recognises how we do this in St Finbar’s.
Our children LOVE reading for pleasure! Our school has a fantastic reading ethos.
P4C Philosophy for Children
We were awarded Bronze. This has helped us all to develop our thinking, questioning and speaking and listening skills.
It has helped to improve self- confidence, self- esteem and emotional literacy. St Finbar’s is a “community of enquiry”.
We are all developing the 4 Cs : Creative, critical, caring and collaborative thinking skills
School of Sanctuary (SoS) Charter
We were awarded this celebration of our inclusive practice. In our school we know
the importance of providing access to quality education and support for children and young people with
Special Educational Needs and Disability.
Sun Safe School
This was awarded to acknowledge that we are a sun safe school with good practice
in place for protecting children in the sun. This is part of our safeguarding curriculum.