West Blatchington Primary and Nursery School

West Blatchington Primary and Nursery School, Hangleton Way, Hove BN3 8BN

West Blatchington Primary and Nursery School

Hangleton Way

Hove BN3 8BN

01273 770777

admin@wblatch.brighton-hove.sch.uk

www.westblatchingtonprimary.co.uk

Community

Pupils (3-11) 349

Absence 4.5%

Free school meals 28.4%

Special needs 6.6% (21.5%)

English not as first language 40.9%

2015

KS2 pupils 53

Level 5 15% (35 of 44)

Level 4 77% (32 of 44)

Reading 89%

Writing 81%

Mathematics 85%

2014

KS2 pupils 25

Level 5 12% (36 of 44)

Level 4 60% (41 of 44)

Reading 95%

Writing 100%

Mathematics 86%

2013

Level 5 8% (38 of 43)

Level 4 56% (40 of 43)

Headteacher Rachel Simmonds

Chair Michael Jennings

Inspection February 5 2015

Overall effectiveness Good

"The headteacher provides outstanding leadership for the school. She is relentless in her determination to provide the best learning and experiences for pupils and meet the particular needs of the school community."; "Together with the executive headteacher and senior leaders, they form a strong team, which is ambitious for the school and has been successful in improving the school since its previous inspection."; "Decisive and effective action has been taken to improve the quality of teaching and pupils’ achievement, which are now good."; "Children in the early years make good progress because provision is well planned to help them develop and grow in confidence."