Lindley Junior School


Name Lindley Junior School
Website http://www.lindleyjun.org.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
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Address George Street, Lindley, Huddersfield, HD3 3LY
Phone Number 01484654650
Type Academy
Age Range 7-11
Religious Character Does Not Apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 496 (46.2% boys 53.8% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 22.5
Academy Sponsor Lindley Junior School
Local Authority Kirklees
Percentage Free School Meals 12.3%
Percentage English is Not First Language 15.2%
Persistent Absence 2.6%
Pupils with SEN Support 2.6%
Catchment Area Indicator Available Yes
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Full Inspection (12 May 2008)
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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.

Description of the school

This is a much larger than average junior school that shares its site with a separate Church of England infant school. It serves an area of mixed housing but draws its pupils from a socially advantaged background. The number of pupils eligible for free school meals is well below average. The number from minority ethnic heritages is above average. The proportion of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average. The school has Investors in People status and the Activemark. It is working toward the Investor in Pupils award. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate