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

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


Name St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Primary School, A Voluntary Catholic Academy
Website https://stpatrickscp.npcat.org.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 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%
Persisitent Absence 4.1%
Pupils with SEN Support 8.1%
Catchment Area Information Available Yes, our catchment area data is FREE
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

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