Our Awards

Our Awards

Our Awards


Malbank School & Sixth Form College has received a range of awards including Investors in Careers, Sportsmark and the Healthy Schools award. It was first awarded the Inclusion Quality Mark in 2006. The Inclusion Quality Mark is designed to create a dialogue about inclusion, with objective and supportive evaluation, and a model for further growth. It represents an excellent evaluative tool which dovetails with the new OFSTED framework and the SEF.

The Inclusion Quality Mark Website 


A healthy school promotes physical and emotional health by providing accessible and relevant information and equipping pupils with the skills and attitudes to make informed decisions about their health. It understands the importance of investing in health to assist in raising levels of pupil achievement and improving standards. It also recognises the need to provide both a physical and social environment that is conducive to learning. Malbank School & Sixth Form College are proud to annouce their approval by the National Healthy Schools Standard.

Malbank Healthy Schools page 


The Artsmark is a national award scheme managed by Arts Council England that
recognises schools with a high level of provision in the arts. By gaining an Artsmark, a school shows its commitment to the wider development of young people and teachers and to raising the profile of the arts in the school and local community.

The Artsmark website 


The Sportsmark, is Sport England's highly successful accreditation scheme for secondary schools. It is a developmental and auditing tool that rewards and recognises a school for its out of hours sports provision and a broad and balanced PE curriculum.

The Sport England Website 


The Investor in Careers Award was developed by Cornwall and Devon Careers in
1994. It is a quality standard for the management of careers education and
guidance (CEG) in schools and FE colleges and is now used in a number of areas
across the country involving hundreds of schools and FE colleges aswell as special schools and special FE colleges. The use of independent external assessors/panel helps give the award credence.

The Investor in Careers Website