Downderry Primary School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religion Does not apply
Address Downderry Road
Downham
Bromley
Kent
BR1 5QL
Phone 02086985768
Reference Number 100679

Description

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Downderry Primary School is an educational establishment located in Bromley, London, with the postcode BR1 5QL. The school is committed to providing a high-quality and comprehensive learning experience for children ages 3-11. Some key facts about Downderry Primary School include:

  • Gender: Co-educational
  • Ages: 3-11 years
  • Types of school: Community school and Foundation school
  • School capacity: 480 pupils
  • Ofsted rating: Good
  • Special educational needs (SEN) support: Provides for students with moderate learning difficulties
  • Religious character: Non-denominational
  • School days: Monday to Friday
  • School hours: 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM
  • Headteacher: Mr. A. Flowers
  • School website: www.downderry.bromley.sch.uk
  • Address: College Road, Downderry, Bromley, Kent, BR1 5QL

Downderry Primary School aims to develop the whole child, focusing on academic achievement, personal development, and positive attitudes to learning. The school also fosters strong relationships with parents and the wider community, with a variety of clubs and events to enrich the learning experience. Downderry Primary School is well-regarded for its academic performance and facility, and is easily accessible via local bus routes. A recent inspection by Ofsted found the school to be "good" across all areas of inspection, including quality of education, behavior and attitudes, leadership and management, and personal development.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 465
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 48.82%
Girls: 51.18%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 58
2 60
3 60
4 60
5 60
6 58

Ofsted Rating Outstanding
Last Inspection Date 2022-07-19
Date Description Report
2022-05-18 School inspection School inspection
2016-05-17 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2014-03-28 Interim assessment Interim assessment
2011-03-29 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2010-06-24 Monitoring visit Monitoring visit
2008-06-30 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2005-03-07 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 78% Upgrade Upgrade
Pupils meeting a higher standard 17% 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 108 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 107 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 1.8 Upgrade Upgrade
Writing 0.9 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 2.4 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 42 6
Third Preference 44 0
From another Local Authority 15 1

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Attainment 8 score percentile

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

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