Feversham Academy

Name Feversham Academy
Website http://www.feversham-academy.fetrust.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 17 January 2008
Address 158 Cliffe Road, Undercliffe, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD3 0LT
Phone Number 01274559500
Type Academy
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character Muslim
Gender Girls
Number of Pupils 809 (100% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 15.9
Local Authority Bradford
Percentage Free School Meals 20.6%
Percentage English is Not First Language 48.2%
Persisitent Absence 11.1%
Pupils with SEN Support 7.3%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

Feversham College is a smaller than average voluntary aided faith school for Muslim girls. It attracts students from 31 primary schools across Bradford with the vast majority of students coming from socially and economically disadvantaged areas. The school has a higher number of students eligible for free school meals than is the average. All the students are from minority ethnic backgrounds and 99.7% do not speak English as their first language. The proportion of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is average. The school was awarded specialist status for science in September 2007. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate