SAINT Francis Xavier School, Richmond will be hosting an optional virtual information evening for prospective parents and their children to attend.

Headteacher, Stuart McGhee “As is it not possible to attend a traditional open evening we are delighted to provide you with a variety of resources for you to look at, listen to and watch in your own time from Monday, September 21. Through our website you will be able to access a welcome video, messages from our students and teachers answering frequently asked questions.

"There is also an opportunity to sign up and attend our live information event. We hope that these will give you a sense of what Saint Francis Xavier School is like. Although it is impossible to virtually recreate the unique communal and academic atmosphere which makes Saint Francis Xavier so special, we hope the information given here will help you in your choice of secondary school.

We are consistently amongst the top performing schools in the country for the progress all our students make. These results are a reflection of a school environment where the values of Love of God and Love of Neighbour are lived out in everyday interactions at Saint Francis Xavier School every member of our school community treats each other with dignity and respect. Our excellent pastoral system provides a strong base for students' academic and personal development. High expectations are the norm and students are well supported by a caring and highly aspirational staff. As individuals, students are encouraged to become the best version of themselves and we are immensely proud of our young people.

With an outstanding educational foundation, we ensure that our students also have an enriching experience that goes beyond the standard offer of the traditional curriculum. We believe this is important as these experiences will help to shape their aspirations, whilst developing confidence and character.

Lessons at Saint Francis Xavier School inspire curiosity. Students enjoy their learning and are inquisitive and resilient in their pursuit of knowledge and development of skills.

We look forward to being able to welcome you around our school in the very near future.”

Saint Francis Xavier School is rated outstanding by Ofsted and also received an Outstanding judgement in its latest Diocese Inspection.

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