St Marys Catholic Academy


Name St Marys Catholic Academy
Website http://www.st-marysrc.stoke.sch.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 19 September 2006
Address Ford Green Road, Norton-le-Moors, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST6 8EZ
Phone Number 01782234820
Type Academy
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Roman Catholic
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 243 (46% boys 54% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 23.4
Academy Sponsor The Newman Catholic Collegiate
Local Authority Stoke-on-Trent
Percentage Free School Meals 7%
Percentage English is Not First Language 7%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE

Description of the school

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School is an average-sized school situated on the outskirts of Stoke-on-Trent. While the number of families claiming free school meals is average, pupils’ families face some social and economic challenges. An average number of pupils have learning difficulties. Most pupils come from a White British background, with a few pupils coming from other ethnic groups. Children’s attainment when they start at the school is below average. Half of the teachers have changed in the last two years, including the headteacher and deputy headteacher. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate