St John’s Church of England Aided Primary School, Shildon

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St John’s Church of England Aided Primary School, Shildon


Name St John’s Church of England Aided Primary School, Shildon
Website http://www.st-johnscofe.durham.sch.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 27 March 2008
Address Jubilee Road, Shildon, County Durham, DL4 2EQ
Phone Number 01388773476
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Church of England
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 253 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 18.7
Local Authority County Durham
Percentage Free School Meals 34.3%
Percentage English is Not First Language 0.4%
Persisitent Absence 9.1%
Pupils with SEN Support 21.3%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

The school is average size and nearly all pupils are from White British heritage. It is set in an area of high social and economic deprivation. The percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals is very high, so too is the proportion of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. There is a higher than average proportion of pupils with a statement of special educational need. The school has distinctive Christian values and close links with the local and global community through the parish church. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate