Eltham Church of England Primary School

Name Eltham Church of England Primary School
Website http://www.elthamcoeschool.co.uk/
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 10 June 2008
Address Roper Street, Eltham, London, SE9 1TR
Phone Number 02088501528
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Church of England
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 452 (53% boys 47% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 18.7
Local Authority Greenwich
Percentage Free School Meals 5.5%
Percentage English is Not First Language 19.5%

Description of the school

The school is larger than average. Most pupils are of White British heritage but a large proportion of pupils are from a variety of ethnic minority backgrounds, mainly Black or Black British - African heritage. Seven percent of pupils have English as an additional language. The proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals is average. The proportion of pupils identified with learning difficulties, mainly speech and language difficulties and autism, is also average, but the percentage with a statement of educational need is lower than nationally. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate