Elmwood Junior School

Type Primary
Age Range 7-11
Religion Does not apply
Address Lodge Road
Croydon
Surrey
CR0 2PL
Phone 02086844007
Reference Number 101720

Description

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Elmwood Junior School is a primary educational institution located in the Croydon CR0 2PL postal area. Notable aspects of Elmwood Junior School include:

  1. Age range: The school caters to children aged between 7-11, serving pupils in Years 3-6.
  2. Curriculum: Elmwood follows the National Curriculum, focusing on a balanced learning environment that encourages curiosity, collaboration, and creativity.
  3. Values: Excellence, ambition, and respect are some of the core values the school instills in its students.
  4. Achievements: Elmwood has a history of strong academic performance and been commended for its achievements in literacy and numeracy.
  5. Specialist staff: The school employs experts in English, mathematics, and science to deliver engaging and challenging lessons in these core subjects.
  6. Teaching and learning: The school encourages a growth mindset and the belief that every child can and will succeed. It utilizes a variety of teaching methods to cater to diverse learning needs.
  7. Sports and clubs: Elmwood offers a variety of sporting, creative, and academic clubs for students, designed to foster interests and encourage holistic development.
  8. Inclusivity: The school is committed to promoting diversity and fostering an inclusive environment where every student can thrive.
  9. School leadership: Elmwood is led by a dedicated team of senior leaders, supported by a passionate governing body.

The school maintains excellent connections with the local community, working closely with local venues to provide opportunities for pupils to gain further experiences and develop life skills outside the classroom.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 470
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 49.36%
Girls: 50.64%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
3 120
4 112
5 120
6 118

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2023-05-17
Date Description Report
2023-03-21 School inspection School inspection
2017-02-28 Short inspection Short inspection
2013-07-04 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2012-01-09 Interim assessment Interim assessment
2008-10-09 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2005-10-04 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2000-01-31 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 52% Upgrade Upgrade
Pupils meeting a higher standard 5% 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 103 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 -1.6 Upgrade Upgrade
Writing -0.2 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths -0.7 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.

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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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