St. Columba's Catholic Boys' School

Spiritual Life

In your Catholic schools, there is always a bigger picture over and above the individual subjects you study, the different skills you learn. All the work you do is placed in the context of growing in friendship with God, and all that flows from that friendship.

Benedict XVI

Students know they are part of a community where kindness and respect are shown to all. An understanding of their responsibilities to the Catholic mission of the school is manifest in the calm and joyous spirit that permeates throughout the school.

Section 48 Inspection Report, September 2022

The Catholic values you hold are evident in the safe and welcoming community the school has become. An example of this was an inspiring and interactive assembly, which we saw, about the need to combat prejudice. When speaking to us, pupils expressed strong appreciation of the support you and your staff provide

OFSTED Section 8 Report, January 2019