St John Vianney RC Primary School

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St John Vianney RC Primary School


Name St John Vianney RC Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 23 January 2008
Address Hillhead Road, West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE5 1DN
Phone Number 01912672233
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Roman Catholic
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 412 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 25.3
Local Authority Newcastle upon Tyne
Percentage Free School Meals 15.5%
Percentage English is Not First Language 6.8%
Persisitent Absence 7.3%
Pupils with SEN Support 11.7%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

St John Vianney is a school of average size situated in the western part of the city of Newcastle upon Tyne. It draws pupils from a variety of social backgrounds, although the proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals is below the national average. Most of the pupils are of White British heritage. The proportion of pupil with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average and no pupils had a statement of special educational need at the time of the inspection. Most children start in the Nursery before moving into the Reception class. The school has gained a number of national accreditations in relation to health, sport, drugs education and the environment. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate