St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School Teaching School Alliance Blog and Stars of the Week


On this page you can read more about some of the awards we have won here at St Francis Xavier.

Next Generation Learning ICT Mark

ICT Mark Accredited Award

We have been awarded an ICT Award in October 2010 following an assessment on our use of technology to support learning and teaching.

You can read the full report below:

International School Award

International School Award

In 2007 St Francis Xavier was successfully accredited with the International School Award. Our school is therefore accredited from 1 September 2007 to 1 September 2010.

Our International School Award trophy was presented at a national presentation event in central London at The Brewery conference centre on Wednesday 10 October 2007.

The award was subsequently achieved for 2010 to 2013.

Fair Trade School Award

Fairtrade School Award

This award acknowledges all of the work that our school does to support and raise awareness of Fair Trade around the world.

Fair Trade activities are integrated into our curriculum and championed by our Fair Trade Team of pupils from across the school.

Basic Skills Quality Mark

Basic Skills Quality Mark

This award recognises the high standards to teaching and learning at our school in Maths, Literacy and ICT.

Platinum Healthy School Award

Healthy School Award

We work hard to promote and encourage healthy eating, physical activity, personal safety and well-being amongst our pupils.

This award is for achieving excellence in our provision as a healthy school.

Tipton Litterwatch Award

Litterwatch Award

In 2005 our school was awarded the prestigious Tipton Litter Watch award. It was decided that we were the tidiest school in Sandwell.

Sustainable School Award

Sustainable Development Award

We received this award for our commitment to looking after the environment and thinking carefully about the resources that we use.

We have also mentored other schools to help them to achieve this prestigious award.

Rights Respecting School Award

Rights Respecting School Award

As a rights respecting school we provide a curriculum and environment that promote the understanding of rights and responsibilities issues.

Artsmark Gold Award

Artsmark Gold Award

Our school has been recognised for the creativity, breadth and quality of our arts and provision within and beyond curriculum time.

Investor in People

Investor in People

Our school has been recognised for the creativity, breadth and quality of our arts and provision within and beyond curriculum time.

Inclusion Quality Mark

Sandwell Inclusion Quality Mark

The Inclusion Mark celebrates the inclusivity of the school and how we plan and effectively provide for the needs of every child at our school.