Accessibility Statement

Accessibility Statement for St Ignatius College  

This accessibility statement applies to the website of St Ignatius College. 

The website is run by St Ignatius College. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to: 

  • Navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • Focus style added to all links
  • Change contrast levels using high visibility mode 
  • Zoom in up to 300% without text spilling off the screen  
  • Compatibility with assisted technology  

How accessible this website is 

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible: 

  • You cannot modify the line height or spacing of text 
  • Live video streams do not have close captions 

Feedback and contact information  

If you need information on this website in a different format  


Call: 01992 717835 

Alternatively please complete the form located at the bottom of the page. 

Reporting accessibility problems with this website 

We are always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, please contact the school on 01992 717835. 

Enforcement procedure 

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS). 

Technical information about this website’s accessibility 

St Ignatius College is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018. 

Compliance status 

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to being partially exempt as a maintained school. 

Non-accessible content 

Non-administrative content may be non-accessible which is exempt from the WCAG 2.1 AA success criteria for schools. 

What we’re doing to improve accessibility 

We are continually reviewing our website and welcome feedback from stakeholders who have difficulty in accessing information so we can make improvements. 

Following the website test conducted on the 15th May 2023 and audit conducted by Cleverbox our host provider we have implemented the following changes:

  1. Updated the main navigation so you can tab to and through it (the main nav will automatically open as you're tabbing)
  2. Ensure the search can be tabbed into and out correctly
  3. Added focus style on all links (dashed border)
    • and
      1. must only directly contain
      4. elements are now contained in a
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          1. Image/icon only links to have discernible text eg. header links
          2. Corrected order of heading tags. 
          3. Replaced all links that have an href of "#" or have JS function with(e.g. News filters on home and list view, scroll down button over home header)
          4. Ensured title tags and alt tags are present and correct
          5. Update High Visibility stylesheet with the latest improvements and fixes
          6. Homepage specific changes
            1. Add "aria-labelledby" tags on each " " (each home page strip such as news, events etc) to tag a heading to it

          Preparation of this accessibility statement 

          This statement was prepared on 30th May 2023. It was last reviewed on 27th July 2023. 

          This website was last tested by the school on 15th May 2023. 

Web Accessibility Contact Form

Web Accessibility Contact Form
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