Whittaker Moss Primary School

Name Whittaker Moss Primary School
Website http://www.whittakermoss.rochdale.sch.uk/
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 16 October 2008
Address Highwood, Rochdale, OL11 5XP
Phone Number 01706342342
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Does not apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 402 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 23.7
Local Authority Rochdale
Percentage Free School Meals 5%
Percentage English is Not First Language 7.2%
Persisitent Absence 3.8%
Pupils with SEN Support 2.7%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

This is a large-sized primary school drawing pupils from a wide variety of backgrounds. The proportion of pupils who are eligible for free school meals is below average. The vast majority of pupils are of White British heritage. The number of pupils who have learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average. Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) provision includes two Nursery and Reception classes. The school has gained the Healthy Schools award, Eco silver award and the Activemark award for its sport provision. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate