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Comparing  to schools matching your chosen characteristics.
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This benchmark was created using the following criteria.
Characteristic Default school value Comparison criteria
Finance type Maintained Maintained
Number of pupils 110 72 - 148
School phase Special Special
Urban / rural location Urban and city Urban and city
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 37.3% 33.3% - 41.3%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 100% 96% - 100%
Pupils with English as an additional language 8.2% 4.2% - 12.2%
Within your local authority - No
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2021 - 2022, academies from 2020 / 2021

Total expenditure

Staff total

Premises total

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Occupation total

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Supplies and services total

Interest charges for loans and banking

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This includes:

  • interest paid on overdrafts and other liabilities

It excludes:

  • interest received

Community expenditure total

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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School context data

School name Local authority School type Number of pupils
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The data below is from the latest year available. For maintained schools this is 2021 - 2022, academies from 2020 / 2021
Comparison schools
School Pupils Phase of education Ofsted rating Key stage 2 progress Progress 8
Forest Park School
Ringwood Road, Totton, Southampton, Hampshire, SO40 8DZ
140 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 04 December 2018
0.77
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
The Loyne Specialist School
Sefton Drive, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 2QD
114 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 24 April 2018
0.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Mayfield School
Gloucester Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 3HN
126 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 21 June 2017
0.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
The Shrubberies School
Oldends Lane, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 2DG
131 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 October 2018
0.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Riverside Special School
Ainsty Street, Goole, East Yorkshire, DN14 5JS
135 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 27 June 2018
0.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.60
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Hillside Special School
Hitchcock Place, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 1NN
83 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 07 March 2018
0.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Brooklands School
Burnside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 2DB
81 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 September 2018
0.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Fordwater School, Chichester
Summersdale Road, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 6PP
140 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 16 January 2018
-0.80
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Bettridge School
Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 3AT
148 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 February 2017
-1.50
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.50
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Dee Banks School index school
Dee Banks, Sandy Lane, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 5UX
110 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 16 March 2022
-2.50
Below average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Middleton School
Walnut Tree Walk, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 9PD
96 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 23 March 2017
-2.53
Below average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Dorin Park School & Specialist SEN College
Wealstone Lane, Upton, Chester, Cheshire, CH2 1HD
140 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 September 2018
-2.83
Below average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.59
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Merefield School
Westminster Drive, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 2QZ
106 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 05 June 2019
-5.47
Well below average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Herons Dale School
Hawkins Crescent, Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN43 6TN
135 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 December 2017
-8.50
Well below average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Westfield School
Highfield Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5BE
72 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 May 2018
-9.40
Well below average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Forest Park School
Address Ringwood Road, Totton, Southampton, Hampshire, SO40 8DZ
Pupils 140 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 04 December 2018
Key stage 2 progress
0.77 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name The Loyne Specialist School
Address Sefton Drive, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 2QD
Pupils 114 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 24 April 2018
Key stage 2 progress
0.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Mayfield School
Address Gloucester Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 3HN
Pupils 126 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 21 June 2017
Key stage 2 progress
0.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name The Shrubberies School
Address Oldends Lane, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 2DG
Pupils 131 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 October 2018
Key stage 2 progress
0.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Riverside Special School
Address Ainsty Street, Goole, East Yorkshire, DN14 5JS
Pupils 135 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 27 June 2018
Key stage 2 progress
0.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.60 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Hillside Special School
Address Hitchcock Place, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 1NN
Pupils 83 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 07 March 2018
Key stage 2 progress
0.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Brooklands School
Address Burnside Avenue, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 2DB
Pupils 81 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 September 2018
Key stage 2 progress
0.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Fordwater School, Chichester
Address Summersdale Road, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 6PP
Pupils 140 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 16 January 2018
Key stage 2 progress
-0.80 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Bettridge School
Address Warden Hill Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 3AT
Pupils 148 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 02 February 2017
Key stage 2 progress
-1.50 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.50 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Dee Banks School index school
Address Dee Banks, Sandy Lane, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 5UX
Pupils 110 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 16 March 2022
Key stage 2 progress
-2.50 Below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Middleton School
Address Walnut Tree Walk, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 9PD
Pupils 96 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 23 March 2017
Key stage 2 progress
-2.53 Below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Dorin Park School & Specialist SEN College
Address Wealstone Lane, Upton, Chester, Cheshire, CH2 1HD
Pupils 140 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 September 2018
Key stage 2 progress
-2.83 Below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.59 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Merefield School
Address Westminster Drive, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 2QZ
Pupils 106 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 05 June 2019
Key stage 2 progress
-5.47 Well below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Herons Dale School
Address Hawkins Crescent, Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN43 6TN
Pupils 135 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 December 2017
Key stage 2 progress
-8.50 Well below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Westfield School
Address Highfield Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5BE
Pupils 72 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 May 2018
Key stage 2 progress
-9.40 Well below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
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