Martin Frobisher Infant School


Name Martin Frobisher Infant School
Website http://www.martinfrobisher.wakefield.sch.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 17 October 2007
Address Church Road, Altofts, Normanton, West Yorkshire, WF6 2NU
Phone Number 01924897814
Type Primary
Age Range 3-7
Religious Character Does Not Apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 169 (53% boys 47% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 24.1
Percentage Free School Meals 7.1%
Percentage English is Not First Language 1.8%

Description of the school

This small school draws its children mainly from the village of Altofts, which generally has favourable socio-economic characteristics. Almost all children are of White British heritage. There are broadly average proportions of children with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. A significant minority entering the school have skills which are below those usually expected. The school has gained the Investors in People Award and the Basic Skills Quality Mark (BSQM). It is also recognised as a ’Centre of Good Practice’ in the management and development of support staff. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate