Pennington CofE School


Name Pennington CofE School
Website http://www.penn.cumbria.sch.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 21 September 2006
Address Pennington, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 0RR
Phone Number 01229587253
Type Primary
Age Range 4-11
Religious Character Church of England
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 174 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 20.7
Local Authority Cumbria
Percentage Free School Meals 1.7%
Percentage English is Not First Language 0%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE

Description of the school

Pennington Church of England Primary School is a small school but numbers are rising. It is situated just outside Ulverston in the rural village of Pennington. The surrounding areas are characterised by private property and established communities. The percentage of children eligible for free school meals is below that in most schools. The school has an average number of children with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. When children start school they have broadly average skills. The school has won many awards for its achievements. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate