Chesterton Community College


Name Chesterton Community College
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Address Gilbert Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NY
Phone Number 01223 712150
Type Secondary
Age Range 11-16
Religious Character Not applicable
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 949
Local Authority Cambridgeshire
Catchment Area Information Available Yes
Last Distance Offered Information Available No
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Description of the school

Chesterton Community College is a medium-sized school. The proportion of students known to be eligible for free school meals is close to the national average. The school has a higher than average proportion of students of minority ethnic heritage. A significant minority of students arrive at times of the year other than normal starting times. These students are often in the early stages of learning to speak English fluently. The proportion of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is a little higher than the national average. The number of unauthorised absences is slightly higher than average. The school has specialist technology college status. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate