St Francis and Primary School

Primary
Newport Road
Ventnor
Isle Of Wight
PO38 1BQ

Head:  Mrs Rebecca Chessell


Pupils: 338

Gender: Mixed

Ages: 4 to 11

Type: Voluntary aided school

Boarding: No

Religion: CofE/RC

School Description by Ofsted

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This is a larger-than-average sized primary school.

The proportion of pupils with special educational needs or disability is well below average.

The proportion of disadvantaged pupils, those supported by the pupil premium funding, is well above the national average. The pupil premium funding is additional government funding to support those pupils who are known to be eligible for free school meals and those who are looked after by the local authority.

There were no looked after pupils at the time of the inspection.

Almost all pupils are of White British heritage and a very small proportion speak English as an additional language.

The school meets the government's current floor standards, which are the minimum expectations for pupils' attainment and progress in English and mathematics.

The headteacher left in April 2015 and a local leader of education from Summerfields Primary School was interim headteacher until December 2015. The current deputy is now acting headteacher and has the support of the local leader of education one day a week.

The new Chair of the Governing Body took the position in November 2015.

A before- and after-school club operates on the site. The school's governing body manages this.




Average Salary

£34,144

Pupil Teacher Ratio

19.5

Number of Teachers

19

Full-time Equiv Teachers

16.2

Teaching Assistants

27

Teaching Assistants Equiv

14.4

No Vacancies.

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