Inspection Reports and Publications
Evaluation Reports and Guidelines
The Inspectorate publishes a range of reports and other publications to advise and support schools, policy makers and the wider educational community:
Download Evaluation Reports and Guidelines here
Forms of Inspection
The Inspectorate carries out different types of inspections in schools and centres for education. We are also developing new types of inspection and advisory visits to schools.
The main forms of inspection that we use at the moment are:
Review of Inspections
A teacher or a board of management affected by an inspection may seek a review of the inspection using the procedures outlined in Procedures for Review of Inspections on Schools and Teachers under Section 13(9) of the Education Act (1998) (Revised 2015).
Finding inspection reports for an individual school or a particular subject
There are two ways of finding school inspection reports:
- Use our Find a School application. Find your school using the search criteria. Click on the school name to see detailed information on the school, including inspection reports.
- Use the Advanced Search function. Enter the school roll number or the school name and click the Inspection Report button. Click Search to see a list of all reports.
If you are looking for all inspection reports on a particular subject, enter the subject name and click the Inspection Report button. Click Search to see a list of all reports.
Further information is available at Using this Website.