Thomas Fairchild Community School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religion Does not apply
Address Forston Street
Hoxton
London
N1 7HA
Phone 02072539469
Reference Number 100243

Description

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Thomas Fairchild Community School is located at N1 7HA in London, United Kingdom. Key facts about the school include:

  1. Established as one of the first National Health Service (NHS) community schools, an initiative aimed at providing comprehensive support and resources to students and their families.
  2. Teaching is delivered by a highly dedicated staff committed to personalized and holistic learning.
  3. Offers a rich curriculum guided by the British National Curriculum, emphasizing academic achievement and character education.
  4. Supports students from years 7-11, encompassing Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 (ages 11-16).
  5. Encourages local students to develop strong civic pride and community engagement by participating in projects with organizations like the Islington council and local businesses.
  6. A close-knit, supportive school community that fosters positive relationships between students, teachers, and parents.
  7. Involved in various extracurricular activities and incentive schemes, such as the E-Act Fair Chance Rugby and FairFootball teams.

The school aims to equip its students with the knowledge, skills, and values they need to thrive and contribute to society. Through a combination of traditional academic subjects and experiential learning, Thomas Fairchild Community School emphasizes critical thinking, leadership, collaboration, and service to the community.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 206
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 53.88%
Girls: 46.12%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 20
2 20
3 30
4 23
5 31
6 30

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2023-11-14
Date Description Report
2023-09-26 School inspection: School inspection:
2021-05-20 Monitoring visit Monitoring visit
2021-03-02 Monitoring visit Monitoring visit
2020-02-05 School inspection: School inspection:
2017-12-05 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2013-03-07 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2011-06-27 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2008-07-03 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2003-11-10 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 60% Upgrade Upgrade
Pupils meeting a higher standard 10% Upgrade Upgrade

Average Scaled Score

Results are converted into scaled scores to allow accurate comparisons of performance over time even if the difficulty of the test varies over time. Scaled scores range from 80 to 120.

Subject School Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Reading 103 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 105 Upgrade Upgrade

Progress Scores

A progress score is a way to measure how well a student progressed in comparison to other students of a similar starting ability. A score of zero means would mean that a student made the same progress as others that had a similar starting a ability. A positive score would mean that the student made more progress than other students of similar starting ability. The scores below are for the whole school so is the average progress score across all students.

Metric School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Reading -2.1 Upgrade Upgrade
Writing 0.2 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 0.8 Upgrade Upgrade

How many students meet the standards

Average Scaled Score

Results are converted into scaled scores to allow accurate comparisons of performance over time even if the difficulty of the test varies over time. Scaled scores range from 80 to 120.

Progress Scores

A progress score is a way to measure how well a student progressed in comparison to other students of a similar starting ability. A score of zero means would mean that a student made the same progress as others that had a similar starting a ability. A positive score would mean that the student made more progress than other students of similar starting ability. The scores below are for the whole school so is the average progress score across all students.

2023 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Upgrade Upgrade
Second Preference 4 1
Third Preference 4 0
From another Local Authority 3 1

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GCSE Attainment

Attainment 8 score percentile

Students getting 5 or more GCSE's at grade 9-4 (A-C)

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