Ofsted and CQC reports: RNIB Pears Centre
Our special school and children’s home at RNIB Pears Centre for Specialist Learning are both graded “Outstanding” by Ofsted.
Our nursing care for children with additional medical needs is also fully compliant with Care Quality Commission (CQC) standards.
Ofsted inspections of our school and children home
Our special school and children’s home are each regulated by Ofsted separately. We are proud that both our education and care services are graded “Outstanding”, the highest rating given in Ofsted inspections. Read our latest school reports from Ofsted.
School Ofsted reports
Our school was graded “Outstanding” in March 2013. The outstanding rating means that our school “is highly effective in delivering outcomes that provide exceptionally well for all its pupils' needs”.
Read our latest school reports from Ofsted: go to the Ofsted website for the PDF report or download our accessible Word version:
Children’s home Ofsted reports
Our children’s home is inspected by Ofsted every six months. It has been graded “Outstanding” since November 2011. The outstanding judgement means we offer “a service of exceptional quality that significantly exceeds minimum requirements.”
Read our latest children's home reports from Ofsted: go to the Ofsted website for the PDF report or download our accessible Word version:
Care Quality Commission (CQC) reports
Read our latest reports from CQC: go to the CQC website for the PDF report or download our accessible Word version:
People's experiences of RNIB Pears Centre
Watch our short videos and read what parents and professionals say about RNIB Pears Centre for Specialist Learning.
Download our brochure
Read about our specialist services and young people's stories in our latest brochure.
RNIB Pears Centre brochure (PDF, 688 KB)
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