St Mary and St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School

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St Mary and St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School


Name St Mary and St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School
Website http://www.stmaryandthomasaquinas.co.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 04 October 2007
Address Stella Lane, Blaydon-on-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE21 4NE
Phone Number 01914143116
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Roman Catholic
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 258 (53% boys 47% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 21.8
Local Authority Gateshead
Percentage Free School Meals 6.1%
Percentage English is Not First Language 1.9%
Persisitent Absence 3.3%
Pupils with SEN Support 3.9%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

This is an average sized school situated in a semi-rural area on the outskirts of Gateshead. All pupils are of White British heritage. The proportion of pupils eligible for a free school meal is below average, as is the proportion of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. The school has achieved its tenth Healthy School Award. It also has a Basic Skills Quality Mark and International School status. It was recently awarded the Primary School of the Year award by a national newspaper. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate