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Highest progress schools benchmark

Comparing  to schools with the highest progress.
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This comparison generates a group of statistically similar schools using the following characteristics and progress data.

Characteristic Default school value Comparison criteria
School type Maintained All
School overall phase Primary Primary
Number of pupils 686.5 526 - 859
Eligibility for free school meals 33.9% 27.81% - 40.59%
Expenditure per pupil £6,215.59 £0.00 - £6,315.59
London Weighting Neither Neither
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2022 - 2023, academies from 2022 / 2023

Total expenditure

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Staff total

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Premises total

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Occupation total

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Supplies and services total

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Interest charges for loans and banking

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This includes:

  • interest paid on overdrafts and other liabilities

It excludes:

  • interest received
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Community expenditure total

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Special facilities total

More about special facilities total

This includes:

  • swimming pools and sports centres
  • boarding provision
  • rural studies and farm units
  • payments by your school to another school for the benefit of pupils at the other school
  • pupil inter-site travel, eg moving between sites
  • expenses relating to before and after school clubs
  • delegated home to school transport
  • indirect employee expenses and agency staff expenses relating to a special facility
  • purchase of trading items for re-sale, eg school uniforms, books, stationery
  • donations paid by the school to a charity
  • community education with a benefit to the pupils at the school

It excludes:

  • staff costs associated with managing and supporting the special facility for directly employed staff
  • staff teaching in the special facility
  • school trips
  • residential special schools
  • any community-focused expenditure
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2022 - 2023, academies from 2022 / 2023
Comparison schools
School Pupils Phase of education Ofsted rating Key stage 2 progress Progress 8
Parkinson Lane Community Primary School
Parkinson Lane, Parkinson Lane Community Primary School, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 3XL
590 pupils Primary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 21 September 2023
7.07
Well above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Mount Pleasant Primary School
Mount Street, Lockwood, Huddersfield, HD1 3QP
672 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 October 2022
4.27
Well above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Kirton Primary School
Station Road, Kirton, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20 1HY
549 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 05 December 2018
3.93
Well above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
King's Oak Primary School
Oak Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 0HH
767 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 January 2022
3.90
Well above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Westgate Hill Primary Academy
Beaconsfield Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE4 5JN
781 pupils Primary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 20 October 2021
3.73
Well above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
St. George's School
Canterbury Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7RU
633 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 29 November 2023
3.63
Well above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Sparken Hill Academy
Sparken Hill, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 1AW
558 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 March 2023
2.77
Above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Northwick Park Primary and Nursery Academy
Third Avenue, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 9SU
640 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 May 2023
2.63
Above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Prince Albert Junior and Infant School
Albert Road, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 5NH
691 pupils Primary phase Not rated ofsted rating
2.53
Above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Marlbrook Primary School
Green Croft, Redhill, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR2 7NT
648 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 November 2022
2.40
Above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Somerville Primary (NC) School
Somerville Road, Small Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B10 9EN
730 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 March 2022
2.30
Above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Lidget Green Primary School
Birks Fold, Lidget Green, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD7 2QN
578 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
2.07
Above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Al-Furqan Primary School
Reddings Lane, Tyseley, Birmingham, West Midlands, B11 3EY
628 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 July 2023
2.07
Above average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Kingsholm Church of England Primary School
Guinea Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 3BN
627 pupils Primary phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 10 May 2013
2.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Yew Tree Community School
Alcester Street, Chadderton, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9 8LD
643 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 February 2023
1.90
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Liscard Primary School index school
Withens Lane, Wallasey, Merseyside, CH45 7NQ
716 pupils Primary phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 08 November 2023
0.53
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Parkinson Lane Community Primary School
Address Parkinson Lane, Parkinson Lane Community Primary School, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 3XL
Pupils 590 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 21 September 2023
Key stage 2 progress
7.07 Well above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Mount Pleasant Primary School
Address Mount Street, Lockwood, Huddersfield, HD1 3QP
Pupils 672 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 19 October 2022
Key stage 2 progress
4.27 Well above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Kirton Primary School
Address Station Road, Kirton, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20 1HY
Pupils 549 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 05 December 2018
Key stage 2 progress
3.93 Well above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name King's Oak Primary School
Address Oak Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 0HH
Pupils 767 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 January 2022
Key stage 2 progress
3.90 Well above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Westgate Hill Primary Academy
Address Beaconsfield Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE4 5JN
Pupils 781 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 20 October 2021
Key stage 2 progress
3.73 Well above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name St. George's School
Address Canterbury Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7RU
Pupils 633 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 29 November 2023
Key stage 2 progress
3.63 Well above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Sparken Hill Academy
Address Sparken Hill, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 1AW
Pupils 558 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 March 2023
Key stage 2 progress
2.77 Above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Northwick Park Primary and Nursery Academy
Address Third Avenue, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 9SU
Pupils 640 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 24 May 2023
Key stage 2 progress
2.63 Above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Prince Albert Junior and Infant School
Address Albert Road, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 5NH
Pupils 691 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating Not rated ofsted rating
Key stage 2 progress
2.53 Above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Marlbrook Primary School
Address Green Croft, Redhill, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR2 7NT
Pupils 648 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 November 2022
Key stage 2 progress
2.40 Above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Somerville Primary (NC) School
Address Somerville Road, Small Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B10 9EN
Pupils 730 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 March 2022
Key stage 2 progress
2.30 Above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Lidget Green Primary School
Address Birks Fold, Lidget Green, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD7 2QN
Pupils 578 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
Key stage 2 progress
2.07 Above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Al-Furqan Primary School
Address Reddings Lane, Tyseley, Birmingham, West Midlands, B11 3EY
Pupils 628 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 13 July 2023
Key stage 2 progress
2.07 Above average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Kingsholm Church of England Primary School
Address Guinea Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 3BN
Pupils 627 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 10 May 2013
Key stage 2 progress
2.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Yew Tree Community School
Address Alcester Street, Chadderton, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9 8LD
Pupils 643 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 03 February 2023
Key stage 2 progress
1.90 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Liscard Primary School index school
Address Withens Lane, Wallasey, Merseyside, CH45 7NQ
Pupils 716 pupils
Phase of education Primary phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 08 November 2023
Key stage 2 progress
0.53 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score

Overall key stage 2 progress - all pupils

Showing 16 schools

School name Parkinson Lane Community Primary School
Local authority Calderdale
Pupils 590
FSM 29.7%
EHCP 1.69%
Expenditure per pupil £6,020.62
Urban/rural description Conurbation
Key stage 2 progress
7.07 Well above average
School name Mount Pleasant Primary School
Local authority Kirklees
Pupils 672
FSM 30.4%
EHCP 2.38%
Expenditure per pupil £5,680.38
Urban/rural description Conurbation
Key stage 2 progress
4.27 Well above average
School name Kirton Primary School
Local authority Lincolnshire
Pupils 549
FSM 31.3%
EHCP 1.64%
Expenditure per pupil £5,394.55
Urban/rural description Town and fringe
Key stage 2 progress
3.93 Well above average
School name King's Oak Primary School
Local authority Bedford
Pupils 767
FSM 39.4%
EHCP 2.48%
Expenditure per pupil £6,240.58
Urban/rural description Urban and city
Key stage 2 progress
3.90 Well above average
School name Westgate Hill Primary Academy
Local authority Newcastle upon Tyne
Pupils 781
FSM 38.4%
EHCP 0.3%
Expenditure per pupil £5,627.14
Urban/rural description Conurbation
Key stage 2 progress
3.73 Well above average
School name St. George's School
Local authority Essex
Pupils 633
FSM 34.6%
EHCP 1.11%
Expenditure per pupil £5,550.16
Urban/rural description Urban and city
Key stage 2 progress
3.63 Well above average
School name Sparken Hill Academy
Local authority Nottinghamshire
Pupils 558
FSM 34.6%
EHCP 1.3%
Expenditure per pupil £6,009.26
Urban/rural description Urban and city
Key stage 2 progress
2.77 Above average
School name Northwick Park Primary and Nursery Academy
Local authority Essex
Pupils 640
FSM 28.3%
EHCP 1.6%
Expenditure per pupil £6,191.01
Urban/rural description Urban and city
Key stage 2 progress
2.63 Above average
School name Prince Albert Junior and Infant School
Local authority Birmingham
Pupils 691
FSM 33.9%
EHCP 1.4%
Expenditure per pupil £5,665.63
Urban/rural description Conurbation
Key stage 2 progress
2.53 Above average
School name Marlbrook Primary School
Local authority Herefordshire
Pupils 648
FSM 29.8%
EHCP 1.23%
Expenditure per pupil £6,268.94
Urban/rural description Urban and city
Key stage 2 progress
2.40 Above average
School name Somerville Primary (NC) School
Local authority Birmingham
Pupils 730
FSM 38.8%
EHCP 1.51%
Expenditure per pupil £6,195.63
Urban/rural description Conurbation
Key stage 2 progress
2.30 Above average
School name Lidget Green Primary School
Local authority Bradford
Pupils 578
FSM 31.8%
EHCP 2.42%
Expenditure per pupil £6,210.06
Urban/rural description Conurbation
Key stage 2 progress
2.07 Above average
School name Al-Furqan Primary School