Barnfield Primary School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religion Does not apply
Address Silkstream Road
Edgware
HA8 0DA
Phone 02089526026
Reference Number 101258

Description

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Barnfield Primary School, located at HA8 0DA, is a vibrant and inclusive primary school in Edgware, London. Established as a community school, Barnfield aims to nurture children's academic, social, and emotional development, teaching them with compassion and creativity. The school offers a balanced curriculum, providing pupils with a high-quality learning experience.

Key facts about Barnfield Primary School include:

  • Delivery of the National Curriculum in an inspiring and dynamic environment.
  • A friendly and supportive learning community.
  • An experienced and fully qualified teaching staff that focuses on meeting each child's individual needs.
  • Excellent pastoral care and support for pupils.
  • Enriching extracurricular activities and frequent after-school clubs.
  • Use of technology to support learning, with a strong focus on 21st century skills.
  • Particular dedication to developing strong literacy and oral communication skills.

The school's latest Ofsted report, rated in October 2019, states that it is ‘Good’ and that children get off to a good start in the early years, and pupils are engaged by a creative curriculum. Barnfield Primary School is proud to serve the Edgware community and provides necessary provision for pupils with partnerships, such as the Edgware Maple Bear Canadian French school.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 444
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 51.8%
Girls: 48.2%

Year Groups

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

Ofsted Rating Outstanding
Last Inspection Date 2020-05-18
Date Description Report
2020-03-03 Monitoring visit Monitoring visit
2013-06-26 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2010-06-30 Interim assessment Interim assessment
2007-05-22 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2002-06-10 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 58% 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 105 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 0.3 Upgrade Upgrade
Writing 0.7 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 1.1 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 40 4
Third Preference 55 7
From another Local Authority 42 4

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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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