Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School

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Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School


Name Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School
Website http://www.corpuschristigateshead.org.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 03 April 2008
Address Dunsmuir Grove, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 4QL
Phone Number 01914772175
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Roman Catholic
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 224 (54% boys 46% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 19.8
Local Authority Gateshead
Percentage Free School Meals 16.7%
Percentage English is Not First Language 29.9%
Persisitent Absence 4.5%
Pupils with SEN Support 17%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

The school serves an area with severe social and economic disadvantages. The proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals is above average. An above average proportion of pupils from several different minority ethnic groups attend the school and a tenth of pupils require support for English as an additional language. The proportion of pupils entering and leaving the school part way during the year is higher than average. By Year 6 only two thirds of the pupils remain who joined the school in Reception. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate