St Wilfrid’s Catholic Primary School

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St Wilfrid’s Catholic Primary School


Name St Wilfrid’s Catholic Primary School
Website http://www.stwilfridssheffield.co.uk/
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
This inspection rating relates to a predecessor school. When a school, converts to an academy, is taken over or closes and reopens as a new school a formal link is created between the new school and the old school, by the Department for Education. Where the new school has not yet been inspected, we show the inspection history of the predecessor school, as we believe it still has significance.
Inspection Date 23 October 2007
Address Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 2HE
Phone Number 01142365529
Type Academy
Age Range 4-11
Religious Character Roman Catholic
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 311 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 26.1
Academy Sponsor St Wilfrid's Primary School, A Catholic Voluntary Academy
Local Authority Sheffield
Percentage Free School Meals 1.6%
Percentage English is Not First Language 9.6%
Persisitent Absence 1.8%
Pupils with SEN Support 4.5%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Description of the school

Most of the pupils attending this larger than average sized school are of White British heritage, although about 15% are from a wide variety of other ethnic heritages. The proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals is low, and the proportion with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average. Children in the Reception Year transfer to this school from 20 different nursery education providers. This year, the school has increased its admission number in the Reception Year. At the time of the inspection, some children had only just started attending school full time. The school holds the following awards: Investor in People; Basic Skills Quality Mark; Artsmark Silver; and Healthy Schools Mark. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate