Inspection & Awards

Ofsted Inspection

Our most recent Ofsted inspection took place in July 2016. Shibden Head has once again been graded a good school which has sustained outstanding aspects from the previous inspection and continued to improve on the quality of education.

Shibden Head Primary Academy Ofsted Report 2016

Shibden Head

The inspection report can also be found on the Ofsted website:

Shibden Head


Awards and Accreditations

The academy holds a number of awards and accreditations. These include:


 Healthy School  Investors In Pupils  Logo Design 1b:Layout 1

We have held Investors in Pupils Award for a number of years.  Our most recent re-assessment was in January 2015.  Please click to see an Information Leaflet for Parents about IiP and a copy of the letter by the assessor to pupils.


IIP info leaflet for parents Oct 2014

pupil letter shibden head Jan 2015