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London Road, Washington, RH20 4BA | Primary Schools

Compared to other places, the availability and standards of local primary schools are good

London Road has 0 state primary schools within a reasonable walking distance and a further 20 within driving distance. There are also several options for private education locally.

Ofsted rating
Number of Schools within walking / driving distance
Outstanding

0 within a 15 minute walk

2 more within driving distance

Good

0 within a 15 minute walk

15 more within driving distance

Requires improvement

0 within a 15 minute walk

3 more within driving distance

Inadequate

0 within a 15 minute walk

0 more within driving distance

St Mary's CofE Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019
1.1miles 4 mins drive
Good
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St Mary's CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 4 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

St John the Baptist CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
1.6miles 5 mins drive
Good
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St John the Baptist CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 5 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Thakeham Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
2.4miles 8 mins drive
Good
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Thakeham Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 8 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Storrington Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2011
2.7miles 9 mins drive
Outstanding
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Storrington Primary School is a state school that is rated outstanding by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 9 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Vale School, Worthing

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2017
3.0miles 10 mins drive
Good
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Vale School, Worthing is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 10 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Ashington CofE Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2017
3.1miles 11 mins drive
Good
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Ashington CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 10 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Clapham and Patching CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019
3.4miles 11 mins drive
Good
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Clapham and Patching CofE Primary School is a state school that was recently rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 10 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Durrington Infant School

  • Ages 4-7 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2016
3.9miles 13 mins drive
Good
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Durrington Infant School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 7, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Steyning CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
3.9miles 13 mins drive
Good
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Steyning CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

The Laurels Primary School, Worthing

  • Ages 2-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Requires improvement by Ofsted in 2019
4.2miles 14 mins drive
Requires improvement
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The Laurels Primary School, Worthing is a state school that by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 2 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Hawthorns Primary School, Durrington

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Requires improvement by Ofsted in 2018
4.3miles 14 mins drive
Requires improvement
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Hawthorns Primary School, Durrington is a state school that by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, Worthing

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Requires improvement by Ofsted in 2019
4.5miles 15 mins drive
Requires improvement
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English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, Worthing is a state school that by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Roman Catholic faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Thomas A Becket Infant School

  • Ages 4-7 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019
4.5miles 15 mins drive
Good
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Thomas A Becket Infant School is a state school that was recently rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 7, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the poorer performing schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

West Chiltington Community Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019
4.6miles 16 mins drive
Good
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West Chiltington Community Primary School is a state school that was recently rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the poorer performing schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Broadwater CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2011
4.6miles 16 mins drive
Outstanding
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Broadwater CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated outstanding by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Bramber Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
4.7miles 16 mins drive
Good
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Bramber Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

St Mary's CofE Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019
1.1miles 4 mins drive
Good
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St Mary's CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 4 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

St John the Baptist CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
1.6miles 5 mins drive
Good
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St John the Baptist CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 5 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Thakeham Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
2.4miles 8 mins drive
Good
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Thakeham Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 8 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Storrington Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2011
2.7miles 9 mins drive
Outstanding
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Storrington Primary School is a state school that is rated outstanding by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 9 minutes drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Vale School, Worthing

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2017
3.0miles 10 mins drive
Good
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Vale School, Worthing is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 10 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Ashington CofE Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2017
3.1miles 11 mins drive
Good
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Ashington CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 10 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Clapham and Patching CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019
3.4miles 11 mins drive
Good
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Clapham and Patching CofE Primary School is a state school that was recently rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 10 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Steyning CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
3.9miles 13 mins drive
Good
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Steyning CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the better schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Durrington Junior School

  • Ages 7-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2016
3.9miles 13 mins drive
Good
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Durrington Junior School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 7 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the poorer performing schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

The Laurels Primary School, Worthing

  • Ages 2-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Requires improvement by Ofsted in 2019
4.2miles 14 mins drive
Requires improvement
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The Laurels Primary School, Worthing is a state school that by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 2 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Hawthorns Primary School, Durrington

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Requires improvement by Ofsted in 2018
4.3miles 14 mins drive
Requires improvement
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Hawthorns Primary School, Durrington is a state school that by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, Worthing

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Requires improvement by Ofsted in 2019
4.5miles 15 mins drive
Requires improvement
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English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, Worthing is a state school that by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Roman Catholic faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Thomas A Becket Junior School

  • Ages 7-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
4.5miles 15 mins drive
Good
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Thomas A Becket Junior School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 7 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the poorer performing schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

West Chiltington Community Primary School

  • Ages 5-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019
4.6miles 16 mins drive
Good
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West Chiltington Community Primary School is a state school that was recently rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 5 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the poorer performing schools in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Broadwater CofE Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2011
4.6miles 16 mins drive
Outstanding
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Broadwater CofE Primary School is a state school that is rated outstanding by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11 of Church of England faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the best in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Bramber Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
4.7miles 16 mins drive
Good
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Bramber Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Orchards Junior School

  • Ages 7-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2018
4.7miles 16 mins drive
Good
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Orchards Junior School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 7 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.

Based on Ofsted inspections and exam performances from schools that this data is available for, this school appears to be one of the worst in the area. However we do not have data available for all schools in your area, so we recommend that you make your own enquiries to establish the performance of those schools where the data is missing. In terms of performance, pupils at this school perform around the national average in Maths and English SATs

Palatine Primary School

  • Ages 4-11 , Mixed
  • Rated Good by Ofsted in 2017
4.5miles 15 mins drive
Good
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Palatine Primary School is a state school that is rated good by Ofsted catering for pupils with special educational needs. You can read their report in full on the Ofsted site. The school is approximately 15 min drive. This is a mixed school accepting pupils between the ages of 4 and 11, with no particular emphasis placed on faith.