Forest Community Primary School

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Forest Community Primary School

Name Forest Community Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 30 September 2008
Address Bury Road, Brandon, IP27 0FP
Phone Number 01842 810309
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Not applicable
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 246
Local Authority Suffolk
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No
Highlights from Latest Full Inspection

Description of the school

This is an average size school serving the town of Brandon near Thetford. It is a first school, taking children from the age of 3 to 9 years. Children enter the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) with levels of knowledge and skills which are slightly below those normally expected. The number claiming free school meals is below average. Most pupils are White British, though a small minority are from other backgrounds and have a first language other than English. A very few of these are in the early stages of learning English. A smaller number than average have learning difficulties and/or disabilities and there are currently no pupils with a statement of special educational need. The school has achieved Healthy School Status. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate

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