On this page you will find all information and documentation relating to Section 48 Inspections. If you have any additional questions please contact Maureen O'Leary.
General Information and Documentation
SCHEDULE OF S48 INSPECTIONS and MONITORING VISITS •Schools that were judged good or better at their last inspection they will be inspected 5 years later. These schools will also have a monitoring visit 3 years and a term after their last inspection. •Schools that were judged less than good at their last inspection they will be inspected 3 years later. They will receive a monitoring visit 1 year and a term after their last inspection. •Schools are notified two weeks in advance of their inspection or monitoring visit. The Relationship between S5 and S48 Inspections - Download Catholic Education Service - Annual Self Evaluation of the Governing Body - Downlaod
New documents for schools being inspected from January 2018. Framework for the Inspection of Catholic Schools (S48 PDF) - Read (S48 WORD) -Read Primary SEF January 2018 - Read Secondary SEF January 2018 - Read Spring 2018 S48 Training PowerPoint Read
The following resources are available to support schools in monitoring and evaluating Catholic Life. They are NOT compulsory. Annual Monitoring Schedule Read Termly Monitoring and Evaluation Record Read