Rivers Primary Academy, Livingstone Road, Blakenall, Walsall, WS3 1LY
Part of Windsor Academy Trust

Ofsted Reports

Rivers Primary Academy is rated 'Good' by Ofsted. Our last inspection was in December 2019 and you can read the full report here

Read our Ofsted Report

What Ofsted inspectors say about our school

children are happy and safe at rivers primary academy

Children are safe and happy

Inspectors recognised the safe and secure environment that our school provides. They stated that 'pupils are happy and safe' with staff noted as being supportive. Children also felt this way with pupils commenting that 'the staff here are just brilliant'.

children at rivers primary academy settle quickly

Children settle quickly

Inspectors commented that children 'settle quickly in the early years (nursery and reception)'. In particular, inspectors noted the good relationships children develop with caring staff.


children at rivers primary academy have positive attitudes to their work

Positive attitude to work

Inspectors commented that children have 'positive attitudes to their work' and that 'behaviour is mostly good'.

there is a strong focus on reading writing and maths at rivers primary academy

Strong focus on reading, writing and maths

Inspectors state that 'the early years curriculum is well designed' and that there is a strong focus on developing reading, writing and maths skills.