Painsley Catholic College is celebrating after being listed as the number one school in Staffordshire and Stoke-onTrent in the 2018 Real Schools’ Guide.
This is the third year running that the high school has topped the tables.
Additionally, Painsley is officially ‘World Class’ having received official World Class accreditation in 2017.
In terms of overall academic achievement, it is in the top 25 nonselective schools in the whole country, reflecting its ‘Outstanding’ status.
As a faith school, Painsley provides an ordered and caring community with an emphasis on the highest standards of conduct and learning.
Mr Bell, Chief Executive Officer of Painsley Catholic Academy said: “Staff at Painsley are committed to working selflessly and tirelessly to ensure that all our students’ are realised.
The Gospel values underpin all that Painsley does and the College’s motto is ‘Know Yourself’ - focusing on each and every individual’s ability within the College.
We believe that true learning takes place in a disciplined and caring environment therefore emphasis at our College is always on good behaviour, positive attitudes and hard work.
“I am delighted that the College has won the recognition it deserves. It celebrates the achievement of our community working together as a whole.”
The Painsley Catholic Academy will merge with Holy Trinity Catholic Multi Academy Company in September.
This expanded Multi-Academy Company will be the largest in the Archdiocese of Birmingham, comprising two high schools and thirteen primary schools.