Torkington Primary School

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About Torkington Primary School

Name Torkington Primary School
Ofsted Inspections
Headteacher Mr A Buckler
Address Torkington Road, Hazel Grove, Stockport, SK7 6NR
Phone Number 01614832188
Phase Primary
Type Community school
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Does not apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 218
Local Authority Stockport
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Summary of key findings for parents and pupils

This is a good school. The overall quality of teaching is good.

Pupils achieve well and make good progress. Their attainment is above average. Children get off to a good start in the Early Years Foundation Stage.

The school is led and managed well. As a result its overall performance, including teaching and pupils' achievement, has improved. The governing body contributes well to the school's success.

Pupils behave well and feel safe in school. Their attendance is well above average. Parents are very supportive of the school.

It is not yet an outstanding school because : There is not enough outstanding teaching. In some lessons, some groups o...f pupils are not well enough supported to ensure their very best progress.

Information about this school

This is an average-sized primary school in which almost all pupils are White British.

The proportion of pupils supported by funding through the pupil premium is below average. An average number of pupils are supported by school action. The proportion supported by school action plus or with a statement of special educational needs is below average.

The school meets the current floor standards, which are the minimum government expectation for pupils' attainment and progress. A breakfast club is offered on site. This is not managed by the governing body.

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