Sutton Grammar School


Name Sutton Grammar School
Website http://www.suttongrammar.sutton.sch.uk/
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
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Address Manor Lane, Sutton, SM1 4AS
Phone Number 02086423821
Type Academy
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character None
Gender Boys
Number of Pupils 985 (95.6% boys 4.4% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 16.8
Academy Sponsor Sutton Grammar School Trust
Local Authority Sutton
Percentage Free School Meals 1.5%
Percentage English is Not First Language 32.5%
Persistent Absence 21%
Pupils with SEN Support 5.7%
Catchment Area Indicator Available Yes
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Full Inspection (28 November 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

Sutton Grammar School for Boys is a smaller than average school. On entry to the school, students’ attainment is well above average, representing its selective nature. The proportions of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities and those eligible for free school meals are well below average. Around a third of students are from minority ethnic heritages. About one in seven has English as an additional language, although none are at an early stage of learning the language. The school has specialist status for science and achieved Healthy School Status in 2007. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate