Elmhurst Primary School


Name Elmhurst Primary School
Website http://www.elmhurstprimary.co.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 19 October 2006
Address Upton Park Road, Forest Gate, London, E7 8JY
Phone Number 02084721062
Type Academy
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Does Not Apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 981 (51% boys 49% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 20.0
Academy Sponsor New Vision Trust
Local Authority Newham
Percentage Free School Meals 8.9%

Description of the school

Elmhurst Primary School is situated in Forest Gate, a culturally diverse area of London. The school serves an area of high social deprivation with some families housed in temporary accommodation. The proportion of pupils joining or leaving the school at other than the usual times is high. Almost all children are from minority ethnic backgrounds and most speak English as an additional language. A few pupils have learning difficulties and disabilities. The school has the ’Artsmark’ award and ’Healthy School’ status. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate