Bigland Green Primary School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religion Does not apply
Address Bigland Street
Wapping
London
E1 2ND
Phone 02077027088
Reference Number 100939

Description

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Bigland Green Primary School, situated in Wapping, London, E1 2ND, is a co-educational, community school serving the Tower Hamlets local authority. With a focus on development from age 3 to 11, the school has a capacity for 480 pupils and currently caters to 485 students. One of the school's strengths is the high standard of education, often demonstrated through its "Outstanding" Ofsted rating.

Bigland Green adopts a broad and balanced curriculum that emphasizes the acquisition of knowledge within subjects, while allowing teachers the flexibility and creativity to engage with the diverse learning needs of their students. The curriculum includes the National Curriculum and incorporates a focus on fundamental British values, philosophy for children, and a Learning Vision that aims to inspire and challenge pupils.

Student outcomes, including attainment in mathematics, reading, and grammar, punctuation, and spelling, excel, with excellence in maths, reading above average, and grammar, punctuation, and spelling being exceptional. The school also aims to foster an environment where pupils become "Big Thinkers," asking big questions about what they are learning. Additionally, an annual field study trip in Year 6 introduces students to outdoor experiences and the "Read to Learn" initiative promotes reading across the curriculum.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 485
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 46.6%
Girls: 53.4%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 60
2 59
3 60
4 60
5 60
6 59

Ofsted Rating Outstanding
Last Inspection Date 2017-11-03
Date Description Report
2017-09-26 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2016-05-06 Monitoring visit Monitoring visit
2015-10-13 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2011-11-03 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2010-11-24 Curriculum and development visit Curriculum and development visit
2009-06-09 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2006-07-06 Full inspection: Full inspection:
1999-11-01 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 76% Upgrade Upgrade
Pupils meeting a higher standard 12% 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 106 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 0.3 Upgrade Upgrade
Writing 1.6 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 1.8 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 61 0
Third Preference 28 0
From another Local Authority 6 0

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

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