Welcome to the RE Quality Mark

The REQM acknowledges and celebrates outstanding RE.
If you know that you are making a difference to learners, consider applying for the REQM.

Pupil Learning


Questions and answers about REQM……

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Award holders

Which schools have gained the REQM award?

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Achieving the award

Find out about the bronze, silver and gold levels ….

What do people say?

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Helpful Resources

Outstanding RE is now acknowledged, celebrated and publicised.

REQM Application

Download documents to support your REQM application.



Some grants are available for eligible schools

Research and Case Studies

Some schools have written about the RE in their schools in the case studies.

Case Study

Thurton CoE VC Primary School

uses the RE Quality Mark to support self evaluation and effective practice.

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Case Study

The Felixstowe Academy

has taken a lead in whole school initiatives, involves students, has raised the profile of RE with the Senior Leadership Team.

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Case Study

Broughton Business and Enterprise College

Involves students in lesson planning and subject development. High numbers opt for GCSE. Classrooms help student to engage and reflect. The Senior Leadership team supports RE.

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What we offer

Award Holders REQM Gold, Silver and Bronze award holders.

In this section you can see which schools currently hold the awards. See if there is one near you. Award schools are expected to network with others in their area.

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18th Jun, 2020

Updated REQM Criteria

The REC has responded to government advice about the ongoing pandemic, and we have changed the way we manage...

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23rd Mar, 2020

Changes to REQM in response to COVID-19

The REC is responding to government advice and we are changing the way we manage the award. Please be aware...

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14th Jun, 2018

Subsidised conference places

REQM is delighted to support schools with their attendance at key RE events over the next 18 months. We...

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