Bishop Luffa School, Chichester

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Bishop Luffa School, Chichester


Name Bishop Luffa School, Chichester
Website http://www.bishopluffa.org.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
This inspection rating relates to a predecessor school. When a school, converts to an academy, is taken over or closes and reopens as a new school a formal link is created between the new school and the old school, by the Department for Education. Where the new school has not yet been inspected, we show the inspection history of the predecessor school, as we believe it still has significance.
Inspection Date 22 October 2008
Address Westgate, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 3HP
Phone Number 01243787741
Type Secondary
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character Church of England
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 1469 (46% boys 54% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 18.2
Academy Sponsor Bishop Luffa School
Local Authority West Sussex
Percentage Free School Meals 5%
Percentage English is Not First Language 2.6%
Persisitent Absence 13.1%
Pupils with SEN Support 9.8%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

The school is a specialist technology college with a large sixth form. The school has a number of awards that reflect its commitment to high standards and enriched provision. Pupils join the school with above average levels of attainment. The vast majority are White British, with a few from minority ethnic groups, none of whom is at the early stages of learning English. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate