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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 338 286 - 393
School phase Special Special
Urban / rural location Urban and city Town and fringe, Urban and city, Conurbation
Percentage of pupils eligible for free school meals 48.8% 33.8% - 63.8%
Pupils with special educational needs who have statements or education and health care plans 100% 80.0% - 100%
Pupils with English as an additional language 8% 0% - 18.0%
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

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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

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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
Meadowfield School
Swanstree Avenue, Meadowfield School, Swanstree Avenue, SITTINGBOURNE, Kent, ME10 4NL
392 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 26 March 2019
1.30
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.56
Well below average
Progress 8 score
The Wyvern School (Buxford)
Great Chart Bypass, Ashford, Kent, TN23 4ER
327 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 September 2017
0.10
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
St Nicholas' School
Holm Oak Close, Nunnery Fields, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3JJ
336 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 July 2018
0.00
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Riverside School
Main Road, St Paul's Cray, Orpington, Kent, BR5 3HS
322 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 01 May 2019
-1.67
Average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
Wyre Forest School
Habberley Road, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 6FA
299 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 December 2019
-2.07
Below average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.68
Well below average
Progress 8 score
West Oaks School
Crowther Place, Leeds, LS6 2ST
357 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 11 May 2022
-6.07
Well below average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.71
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Abbey Hill School and College index school
Box Lane, Meir, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 5PP
338 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 May 2018
-6.23
Well below average
Key stage 2 progress score
N/A
Progress 8 score
The Beacon Folkestone
Park Farm Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5DN
393 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
-6.53
Well below average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.78
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Linwood School
Alma Road, Winton, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH9 1AJ
387 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 11 January 2018
-8.97
Well below average
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.84
Well below average
Progress 8 score
The Oaks Secondary School
Rock Road, Spennymoor, DL16 7DB
337 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 27 February 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.57
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Castle Hill High School
The Fairway, Offerton, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 5DS
307 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 18 May 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.79
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Oakfield High School and College
Long Lane, Hindley Green, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN2 4XA
300 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 16 October 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.45
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Rumworth School
Armadale Road, Ladybridge, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 4TP
297 pupils Special phase 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 10 October 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.69
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Selly Oak Trust School
Oak Tree Lane, Selly Oak, Birmingham, West Midlands, B29 6HZ
380 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 June 2017
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.78
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Bents Green School
Ringinglow Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7TB
286 pupils Special phase 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 September 2018
N/A
Key stage 2 progress score
-1.83
Well below average
Progress 8 score
Comparison schools
School name Meadowfield School
Address Swanstree Avenue, Meadowfield School, Swanstree Avenue, SITTINGBOURNE, Kent, ME10 4NL
Pupils 392 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 26 March 2019
Key stage 2 progress
1.30 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.56 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name The Wyvern School (Buxford)
Address Great Chart Bypass, Ashford, Kent, TN23 4ER
Pupils 327 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 September 2017
Key stage 2 progress
0.10 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name St Nicholas' School
Address Holm Oak Close, Nunnery Fields, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3JJ
Pupils 336 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 12 July 2018
Key stage 2 progress
0.00 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Riverside School
Address Main Road, St Paul's Cray, Orpington, Kent, BR5 3HS
Pupils 322 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 01 May 2019
Key stage 2 progress
-1.67 Average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name Wyre Forest School
Address Habberley Road, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 6FA
Pupils 299 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 11 December 2019
Key stage 2 progress
-2.07 Below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.68 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name West Oaks School
Address Crowther Place, Leeds, LS6 2ST
Pupils 357 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 11 May 2022
Key stage 2 progress
-6.07 Well below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.71 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Abbey Hill School and College index school
Address Box Lane, Meir, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 5PP
Pupils 338 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 15 May 2018
Key stage 2 progress
-6.23 Well below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
N/A Progress 8 score
School name The Beacon Folkestone
Address Park Farm Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5DN
Pupils 393 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 13 February 2019
Key stage 2 progress
-6.53 Well below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.78 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Linwood School
Address Alma Road, Winton, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH9 1AJ
Pupils 387 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 11 January 2018
Key stage 2 progress
-8.97 Well below average Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.84 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name The Oaks Secondary School
Address Rock Road, Spennymoor, DL16 7DB
Pupils 337 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 27 February 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.57 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Castle Hill High School
Address The Fairway, Offerton, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 5DS
Pupils 307 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 18 May 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.79 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Oakfield High School and College
Address Long Lane, Hindley Green, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN2 4XA
Pupils 300 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 16 October 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.45 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Rumworth School
Address Armadale Road, Ladybridge, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 4TP
Pupils 297 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 1 Outstanding ofsted rating
Inspected 10 October 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.69 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Selly Oak Trust School
Address Oak Tree Lane, Selly Oak, Birmingham, West Midlands, B29 6HZ
Pupils 380 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 07 June 2017
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.78 Well below average Progress 8 score
School name Bents Green School
Address Ringinglow Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7TB
Pupils 286 pupils
Phase of education Special phase
Ofsted rating 2 Good ofsted rating
Inspected 25 September 2018
Key stage 2 progress
N/A Key stage 2 progress score
Progress 8
-1.83 Well below average Progress 8 score
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