Self-evaluation form (SEF): SIAMS

Download the Church of England's evaluation schedule for the statutory inspection of Anglican and Methodist schools (SIAMS), and see examples of completed self-evaluation forms from primary schools.

Last reviewed on 2 December 2022
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  1. Consider completing your own self-evaluation
  2. Download the SIAMS evaluation schedule
  3. See completed forms from primary schools

Find more information on the statutory inspection of Anglican and Methodist schools (SIAMS), including a summary of the latest changes, in our article on SIAMS inspections: what you need to know.

Consider completing your own self-evaluation

It's not statutory, but it can help the inspector to better understand the life and work of your school.

The inspector:

  • Will ask during the initial conversation if you have a summary of your self-evaluation, no longer than 2 sides of A4
  • Ask to see it, if you do

This is explained on pages 4 and 5 of the 'SIAMS information for schools' document, which you can find under 'SIAMS Documents & Resources'. 

Your self-evaluation should focus on:

Use the SIAMS self-evaluation template to complete this. You can find