Information on SIAMS (Statutory Inspection of Anglican & Methodist Schools)
To view diocesan church school inspection reports, please follow the links on the right.
Updated February 2020 – Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools (SIAMS): Guidelines for Schools and Inspectors based on the 2018 SIAMS Inspection Framework (Diocese of St Albans)
Schools Team briefing papers on SIAMS matters can be found here.
The latest updates for SIAMS documents, including the new SIAMS schedule, are available from the Church of England website. You will find them by clicking here.
The following documents can help with preparation for inspection:
SIAMS Handbook – revised September 2019
Self-Evaluation Form (SEF)
Statement of Entitlement from the Church of England Education Office (2019)
School website: As a church school, you may wish to publish your SIAMS report, Mission Statement, Values and Ethos Statement and policies such as Religious Education, SMSC and Collective Worship. Read the latest Schools Team guidance here.