Wolverhampton Girls’ High School

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Wolverhampton Girls’ High School


Name Wolverhampton Girls’ High School
Website http://www.wghs.org.uk
Inspections
Ofsted Inspections
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.
Address Tettenhall Road, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, WV6 0BY
Phone Number 01902551515
Type Academy
Age Range 11-18
Religious Character None
Gender Girls
Number of Pupils 1069 (100% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 18.6
Academy Sponsor Wolverhampton Girls' High School
Local Authority Wolverhampton
Percentage Free School Meals 8.8%
Percentage English is Not First Language 15.0%
Persistent Absence 10.1%
Pupils with SEN Support 2.4%%
Highlights from Latest Inspection
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

This is a small selective girls' secondary school which is a specialist languages college. The majority of girls are from White British backgrounds, with about a third from minority ethnic families and a significant minority with English as an additional language. The majority of students come from Wolverhampton, but an increasing proportion come from surrounding areas.

Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate