Boringdon Primary School


Name Boringdon Primary School
Website http://www.boringdon.plymouth.sch.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.
Address Courtland Crescent, Plympton, Plymouth, PL7 4HJ
Phone Number 01752330424
Type Academy
Age Range 4-11
Religious Character Does Not Apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 419 (54.7% boys 45.3% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 26.4
Academy Sponsor Westcountry Schools Trust
Local Authority Plymouth
Percentage Free School Meals 8.6%
Percentage English is Not First Language 2.1%
Persistent Absence 5.2%
Pupils with SEN Support 10.5%
Catchment Area Indicator Available Yes
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Full Inspection (01 November 2007)
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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.

Description of the school

This is a large school in which almost all of the pupils are from White British cultural backgrounds. The school serves a very diverse area, and attainment of children entering the school is below that normally expected, with a large proportion well below. The proportion of pupils entitled to free school meals is below average. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate