Maple Primary School

Name Maple Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 13 December 2006
Address Hall Place Gardens, Maple Primary School, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3SW
Phone Number 07803016526
Type Primary
Age Range 4-11
Religious Character Does not apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 248 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 19.9
Local Authority Hertfordshire
Percentage Free School Meals 4%
Percentage English is Not First Language 26.7%
Persisitent Absence 3.6%
Pupils with SEN Support 12.1%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

Maple Primary School is an average-sized school serving an area of St Albans very close to the city centre. Most pupils are from white British backgrounds. A small number of pupils speaks English is as an additional language. Most pupils start at school with levels of knowledge, skills and understanding that are typical for their age. The proportion of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is above average. The percentage of pupils who are entitled to claim free school meals is below average. There is a special unit on site for pupils who are profoundly deaf. The school uses methods to encourage them to make best use of the hearing they have. This helps to develop their spoken language and to achieve educationally. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate