Edgbarrow School

Name Edgbarrow School
Website http://www.edgbarrowschool.co.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 21 January 2009
Address Grant Road, Crowthorne, RG45 7HZ
Phone Number 01344772658
Type Academy
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character Does Not Apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 1494 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 15.7
Academy Sponsor The Corvus Learning Trust
Local Authority Bracknell Forest
Percentage Free School Meals 4.9%
Percentage English is Not First Language 8%
Persisitent Absence 5.6%
Pupils with SEN Support 6%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No
Highlights from Latest Inspection:

Description of the school

Edgbarrow School is larger than average and serves the village of Crowthorne to the south of Bracknell. The proportion of students entitled to free school meals is low. Most students are of White British origin and very few speak English as an additional language. The number of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average but increasing. The school achieved specialist business and enterprise status in September 2004. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate