Atwood Primary Academy

Name Atwood Primary Academy
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 03 December 2008
Address Limpsfield Road, Sanderstead, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 9EE
Phone Number 02086577374
Type Academy
Age Range 4-11
Religious Character None
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 475 (48% boys 52% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 26.4
Academy Sponsor Atwood Primary Academy
Local Authority Croydon
Percentage Free School Meals 6%
Percentage English is Not First Language 5.9%
Persisitent Absence 3.9%
Pupils with SEN Support 12%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available Yes, our last distance offered data is FREE

Description of the school

Atwood is a popular, two-form entry primary school. The EYFS provision includes the Nursery. There has recently been a significant turnover of teaching staff. The proportion of pupils known to be eligible for free school meals is well below average. The proportion of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average. These pupils have a variety of needs including speech, language and communication, and social and behavioural difficulties. The school has the Artsmark Gold and Activemark awards, and Healthy School Status. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate