St Mary's Catholic Primary School is a primary school located in Brighton. According to Ofsted inspection, the school's overall effectiveness, quality of education, outcomes for pupils and management effectiveness are good. The school inspection was carried out on 25/04/2014. According to tests results, the school's progress in writing and progress in maths are average, progress in reading is below average. The overall pupil absence from this school is 4.4%, which is 0.4 percentage points lower than the UK average.

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Church Road, Brighton

School Information

Address: Church Road, Brighton, BN41 1LB
Website: http://www.stmarys.brighton-hove.sch.uk/
Telephone: 01273418416
School Type: Voluntary aided school
Education phase: Primary
Local authority: Brighton and Hove
Headteacher / Principal: Mrs Sarah Clayton
Religious character: Roman Catholic
Admissions policy: Not applicable
Unique reference: 114570

Ofsted Inspection

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

Ofsted inspection date: 25/04/2014

Pupils

Information

Age Range: 4 - 11
Gender: Mixed
School Capacity: 218
Number of Pupils: 208
Number of Boys: 94
Number of Girls: 114

Absence

SchoolEngland state-funded schools:
Overall absence: 4.4% 4%
Persistent absence: 10.3% 8.2%

Education - Primary

Progress score in reading, writing and maths

Reading
Average: -2.3 Confidence interval -4.5 to -0.1
Writing
Average: 1.1 Confidence interval -1 to 3.1
Maths
Average: -0.9 Confidence interval -2.8 to 1.1

Pupils meeting expected standard in reading, writing and maths

School:58%
England Average:65%

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

School:6%
England Average:11%

Average score in reading

School:102
England Average:104

Average score in maths

School:104
England Average:105

Nearby Schools

Primary

Ofsted Overall Effectiveness Distance Establishment Type Has Nursery Classes Gender More Info
3out of 4St Mary's Catholic Primary School
Church Road, Portslade BN41 1LB
0 yd Voluntary aided school No Mixed More About School
3out of 4St Peter's Community Primary School
St Peter's Road, Portslade-By-Sea BN41 1LS
199 yd Community school Yes Mixed More About School
3out of 4Benfield Primary School
255 Old Shoreham Road, Portslade BN41 1XS
729 yd Community school No Mixed More About School
2out of 4Brackenbury Primary School
Locks Hill, Portslade BN41 2LA
849 yd Community school No Mixed More About School
3out of 4St Nicolas CofE Primary School
Locks Hill, Portslade BN41 2LA
1,038 yd Voluntary aided school No Mixed More About School

Secondary

Ofsted Overall Effectiveness Distance Establishment Type Has Nursery Classes Gender More Info
3out of 4Portslade Aldridge Community Academy
Chalky Road, Portslade BN41 2WS
2,419 yd Academy sponsor led Not Applicable Mixed More About School
4out of 4Shoreham Academy
Kingston Lane, BN43 6YT
2,515 yd Academy sponsor led Not Applicable Mixed More About School
3out of 4Hove Park School and Sixth Form Centre
Nevill Road, BN3 7BN
2,812 yd Community school No Mixed More About School
3out of 4Blatchington Mill School
Nevill Avenue, BN3 7BW
2,934 yd Community school No Mixed More About School
3out of 4King's School
Hangleton Way, BN3 8BN
3,141 yd Free schools No Mixed More About School

Not applicable

Ofsted Overall Effectiveness Distance Establishment Type Has Nursery Classes Gender More Info
- not ratedDeepdene School
195 New Church Road, BN3 4ED
813 yd Other independent school Yes Mixed More About School
4out of 4Hill Park School
Foredown Road, Portslade BN41 2FU
1,590 yd Community special school No Mixed More About School
- not ratedThe Lioncare School
87 Payne Avenue, BN3 5HD
2,026 yd Other independent special school Not Applicable Mixed More About School
- not ratedSt Christopher's School
33 New Church Road, BN3 4AD
2,341 yd Other independent school No Mixed More About School
- not ratedShoreham College
St Julian's Lane, Shoreham by Sea BN43 6YW
2,538 yd Other independent school Yes Mixed More About School

School statistics for this postcode are based on Ofsted rankings.