Edisford Primary School


Name Edisford Primary School
Website http://www.edisford.lancsngfl.ac.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 10 October 2008
Address Edisford Road, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 2LN
Phone Number 01200422239
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Does Not Apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 248 (57% boys 43% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 23.9
Percentage Free School Meals 3.5%
Percentage English is Not First Language 1.2%

Description of the school

This is a popular and over-subscribed average sized school situated just outside the town centre of Clitheroe. The percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals is below average. Pupils are predominantly from White British families. The school has an above average number of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. When children start school, they have skills and abilities lower than those typical for their age. The school has achieved a number of awards including the Healthy Schools’ award. The school provides education for children in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate