St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Catholic Academy


Name St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Catholic Academy
Website http://https://stpatrickscp.npcat.org.uk
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 17 March 2009
Address Westbury Street, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees, TS17 6NE
Phone Number 01642676724
Type Academy
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Roman Catholic
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 434 (48% boys 52% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 27.1
Academy Sponsor Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust
Local Authority Stockton-on-Tees
Percentage Free School Meals 17.4%
Percentage English is Not First Language 5.5%

Description of the school

This larger than average size primary school serves mainly Catholic families in Thornaby on Tees, which is an area where there is significant social and economic disadvantage. An above average proportion of pupils are eligible for free school meals. The proportion of pupils with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is well above average and a small number have a statement of special educational need. Most pupils have a White British heritage; a few are from Traveller families. A small number of pupils are learning to speak English as an additional language. Early Years Foundation Stage provision is in a Nursery and Reception class. Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate