Downs Junior School

Downs Junior School, Rugby Road, Brighton BN1 6ED

Downs Junior School

Rugby Road

Brighton BN1 6ED

01273 558422

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Community

Pupils (7-11) 512

Absence 3%

Free school meals 9.8%

Special needs 1.4% (10.5%)

English not as first language 7%

2015

KS2 pupils 127

Level 5 36% (8 of 44)

Level 4 85% (19 of 44)

Reading 93%

Writing 94%

Mathematics 87%

2014

KS2 pupils 128

Level 5 31% (14 of 44)

Level 4 91% (7 of 44)

Reading 91%

Writing 90%

Mathematics 95%

2013

Level 5 36% (5 of 43)

Level 4 87% (7 of 43)

Headteacher Giovanni Franceschi

Chair Karen Preston

Inspection March 15 2011

Overall effectiveness Outstanding

"This is an outstanding school. The senior leadership team has ensured that an impressive curriculum and good teaching continue to raise attainment. Adults in the school are highly dedicated to ensuring that the pupils receive the best possible care, guidance and support. As a result, pupils develop into mature, confident young people, well prepared for the next stage of their learning.": "By the end of Year 6, attainment is high and, from pupils' above average starting points, this represents good progress."; "The curriculum is well thought out to meet the needs of pupils and provides exciting and innovative opportunities for learning."