Mandeville Primary School

Name Mandeville Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 10 June 2009
Address West Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, CM21 0BL
Phone Number 01279723737
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Does not apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 252 (51% boys 49% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 18.9
Local Authority Hertfordshire
Percentage Free School Meals 7.9%
Percentage English is Not First Language 7.5%
Persisitent Absence 6.9%
Pupils with SEN Support 8.3%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available Yes

Description of the school

Mandeville Primary is of similar size to most primary schools and the Early Years Foundation Stage provision includes a morning nursery. The number of pupils eligible for free school meals is low. The number of pupils from minority ethnic backgrounds is below average and a lower proportion of pupils have English as an additional language than most schools. An average number of pupils have learning difficulties and/or disabilities, and the proportion with a statement of special educational need is also average. Most of the pupils with an identified need have speech and language difficulties. The school has a breakfast club and provides a base for community child and adult learning. The school gained National Healthy School Status in 2008. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate