Haydon School

Name Haydon School
Website http://www.haydonschool.com/
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 06 June 2007
Address Wiltshire Lane, Eastcote, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 2LX
Phone Number 02084290005
Type Secondary
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character None
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 1854 (51% boys 49% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 16.4
Academy Sponsor Haydon School
Local Authority Hillingdon
Percentage Free School Meals 9.3%
Percentage English is Not First Language 29.4%
Persisitent Absence 16.2%
Pupils with SEN Support 4.5%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

Haydon is a larger than average, over-subscribed comprehensive school with a large sixth form. Students are drawn largely from the immediate residential area. Most come from economically advantaged homes and the proportion of those eligible for free school meals is below average. Most students are of White British origin although there is an increasing minority ethnic population. Over a quarter of students are from minority ethnic backgrounds, the largest proportion of whom are of Indian heritage. There is an above average proportion of students for whom English is not their mother tongue, with a small number at an early stage of learning English. The proportion of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average. The school has specialist status as a Language College. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate