Firbeck Academy is a primary school located in Nottingham. According to Ofsted inspection, the school's overall effectiveness, quality of education, outcomes for pupils and management effectiveness requires improvement. The school inspection was carried out on 10/07/2019. According to tests results, the school's progress in reading, progress in writing and progress in maths are well below average. The overall pupil absence from this school is 5.4%, which is 1.4 percentage points lower than the UK average.

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Firbeck Road, Nottingham

School Information

Address: Firbeck Road, Nottingham, NG8 2FB
Website: www.firbeck.org.uk/
Telephone: 01159155739
School Type: Academy sponsor led
Education phase: Primary
Local authority: Nottingham
Headteacher / Principal: Ms Sem Cao
Religious character: Does not apply
Admissions policy: Not applicable
Unique reference: 139326

Ofsted Inspection

  • Overall Effectiveness
  • Quality Of Education
  • Outcomes For Pupils
  • Management Effectiveness

Ofsted inspection date: 10/07/2019

Pupils

Information

Age Range: 3 - 11
Gender: Mixed
School Capacity: 210
Number of Pupils: 178
Number of Boys: 99
Number of Girls: 79

Absence

SchoolEngland state-funded schools:
Overall absence: 5.4% 4%
Persistent absence: 12.2% 8.2%

Education - Primary

Progress score in reading, writing and maths

Reading
Well Below Average: -5 Confidence interval -7.6 to -2.3
Writing
Well Below Average: -6.1 Confidence interval -8.6 to -3.7
Maths
Well Below Average: -6.3 Confidence interval -8.6 to -3.9

Pupils meeting expected standard in reading, writing and maths

School:31%
England Average:65%

Pupils achieving at a higher standard in reading, writing and maths

School:4%
England Average:11%

Average score in reading

School:98
England Average:104

Average score in maths

School:98
England Average:105

Nearby Schools

Primary

Ofsted Overall Effectiveness Distance Establishment Type Has Nursery Classes Gender More Info
Firbeck Academy
Firbeck Road , Wollaton NG8 2FB
2out of 4 0 yd Academy sponsor led Yes Mixed More About School
Portland Spencer Academy
Westwick Road , Bilborough NG8 4HB
3out of 4 724 yd Academy sponsor led Yes Mixed More About School
Fernwood Primary School
Arleston Drive , Wollaton NG8 2FZ
3out of 4 1,048 yd Community school Yes Mixed More About School
Bramcote Hills Primary School
Moor Lane , Bramcote Hills NG9 3GE
4out of 4 1,680 yd Community school No Mixed More About School
Melbury Primary School
Melbury Road , Bilborough NG8 4AU
3out of 4 2,011 yd Community school Yes Mixed More About School

Secondary

Ofsted Overall Effectiveness Distance Establishment Type Has Nursery Classes Gender More Info
Fernwood School
Goodwood Road , Wollaton NG8 2FT
4out of 4 960 yd Academy converter Not Applicable Mixed More About School
Nottingham University Samworth Academy
Bramhall Road , Bilborough NG8 4HY
3out of 4 1,339 yd Academy sponsor led Not Applicable Mixed More About School
Bramcote College
Moor Lane , Bramcote NG9 3GA
3out of 4 1,861 yd Academy converter No Mixed More About School
Bluecoat Beechdale Academy
Harvey Road , Bilborough NG8 3GP
3out of 4 2,738 yd Academy sponsor led No Mixed More About School
The Trinity Catholic School A Voluntary Academy
Beechdale Road , Aspley NG8 3EZ
3out of 4 3,098 yd Academy converter No Mixed More About School

16 plus

Ofsted Overall Effectiveness Distance Establishment Type Has Nursery Classes Gender More Info
Bilborough College
Bilborough Road , Bilborough NG8 4DQ
- not rated 1,684 yd Academy 16-19 converter No Mixed More About School

Not applicable

Ofsted Overall Effectiveness Distance Establishment Type Has Nursery Classes Gender More Info
Foxwood Academy
Derby Road , Bramcote NG9 3GF
3out of 4 1,976 yd Academy special converter Yes Mixed More About School
Westbury Academy
Chingford Road , Bilborough NG8 3BT
3out of 4 2,527 yd Academy special converter Not Applicable Mixed More About School
Oak Field School
Wigman Road , Bilborough NG8 3HW
4out of 4 2,585 yd Community special school Yes Mixed More About School
Woodlands Academy
Beechdale Road , Aspley NG8 3EZ
3out of 4 3,189 yd Academy special converter Yes Mixed More About School

School statistics for this postcode are based on Ofsted rankings.