St John Fisher RC Primary School, Stanycliffe Lane, Middleton, Manchester, M24 2PB


St John Fisher Roman Catholic Primary School, Rochdale

Love Jesus, love learning, inspiring each other to be the best that we can be.

Reports and Achievement

Here you can find reports, data and links related to our school’s performance, achievement and Ofsted assessment.

Ofsted Reports

The school’s latest Ofsted report is available below: 

All our other historic Ofsted reports are also available for reference on the Ofsted website here.

RE Inspection Report

The school’s latest RE Inspection report is available below: 

St John Fisher RC Primary School - February 2024


Assessment Results

Children at the end of Key Stage 2 (Year 6) have tests and assessments in Mathematics, English and Science. The latest published results for these tests and assessments, from 2023, are summarised below.


Combined RWM Reading Writing Maths
% Pupils working at Expected Standard or Above School 55% 83% 69% 69%
National 59% 73% 71% 72%
% Pupils achieving a high standard  School - 14% 3% 10%
National - 29% 13% 24%
School Average Scaled Score School - 105 - 103
National - 105 - 105

Improvement From KS1 to KS2

Children are expected to make progress between KS1 and KS2. Based on 2019 results, the progress measures are below:


Reading Writing Maths
Average Progress Measure KS1 to KS2 School -0.5 -1.1 -1.4
National 0 0 0
Progress Measure Floor Standard -5 -7 -5

Year 2 SATS National Standard

Reading Writing Maths
% Pupils working at Expected Standard or Above School 63% 63% 72%
National 67% 60% 71%
% Pupils working at Greater Depth School 9% 6% 13%
National 19% 8% 16%

Year 1 Phonic Screen

% Pupils Passed Phonic Test

School 87%
National 79%

Early Year Foundation Stage

% Children achieving a Good Level of Development (GLD)

School 70.8%
Rochdale 62.8%
National 67.3%

Useful links for further information: 

DfE School Performance Tables

Parent View Questionnaire Results

Links to our Parent View questionnaire results, along with more information about the Parent View service, can be found here