Fort Pitt Grammar School


Name Fort Pitt Grammar School
Website http://www.fortpitt.medway.sch.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 03 March 2009
Address Fort Pitt Hill, Chatham, Kent, ME4 6TJ
Phone Number 01634842359
Type Academy
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character None
Gender Girls
Number of Pupils 791 (3% boys 97% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 17.2
Academy Sponsor Fort Pitt Thomas Aveling Academies
Local Authority Medway
Percentage Free School Meals 6.2%
Percentage English is Not First Language 13.7%
Persisitent Absence 6%
Pupils with SEN Support 6.3%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

When pupils join the school, their attainment is well above average although the range in attainment is much wider than that found in grammar schools nationally. Very few have learning difficulties or disabilities. Most pupils are from a White British heritage. The school has had specialist status in mathematics and science since September 2004. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate