Fordham All Saints Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

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Fordham All Saints Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School


Name Fordham All Saints Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Website http://www.allsaints-fordham.essex.sch.uk/
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 18 March 2008
Address Mill Road, Fordham, Colchester, Essex, CO6 3NN
Phone Number 01206240251
Type Primary
Age Range 4-11
Religious Character Church of England
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 134 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 20.0
Local Authority Essex
Percentage Free School Meals 0.7%
Percentage English is Not First Language 1.5%
Pupils with SEN Support 6%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

This is a small, four-class school with nearly a half of its pupils coming from beyond the immediate catchment area. More pupils apply for places than can be admitted. Families live in a variety of urban and rural settings and represent a range of socio-economic backgrounds. The percentage receiving free school meals is below average. Children enter the school with attainment that is typical of children nationally, although this varies from year-to-year. The percentage of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is currently below average. Most pupils are from White British backgrounds. The school has received the Eco School Bronze Award in recognition of its work. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate