The Latymer School

Type Secondary
Age Range 11-18
Religion Unknown
Address Haselbury Road
London
N9 9TN
Phone 02088074037
Reference Number 102055

Description

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The Latymer School, located at Haselbury Road, N9 9TN, is a historic and successful state-funded grammar school in North London, established in 1624 by Edward Latymer. As a coeducational institution, it caters to students between the ages of 11 and 18 and is the oldest grammar school in Enfield. The academic community encompasses over 1,350 students, representing a diverse range of cultures, religions, and beliefs. The school's passionate staff, hailing from countries worldwide, significantly contribute to school life.

Students at The Latymer School excel academically, regularly achieving exceptional examination results in GCSEs and A-Levels, ensuring their placement in the top 10% of coeducational schools in England. Alongside rigorous academic expectations, the school also focuses on social and emotional enrichment through various extracurricular activities and events. In addition to its strong academic framework, the school prides itself on its beautiful, well-established surroundings with architecturally significant buildings, dating back over a century.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 1357
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 57.33%
Girls: 42.67%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
7 191
8 191
9 192
10 192
11 190
12 208
13 193

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2022-05-24
Date Description Report
2022-03-24 School inspection: School inspection:
2012-02-01 Curriculum and development visit Curriculum and development visit
2011-01-07 Interim assessment Interim assessment
2008-01-25 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2005-01-24 Full inspection Full inspection

Attainment 8 Score

Attaimenment 8 is a measure of a pupil's average grade across a set of 8 subjects. The 8 subjects which make up Attainment 8 are:

  • English
  • Maths
  • 3 subjects from qualifications that count towards the English Baccalaureate (EBacc), like sciences, language and history
  • 3 more GCSE qualifications (including EBacc subjects) or technical awards from a list approved by the Department for Education
Each grade a pupil gets is assigned a point score from 9 (the highest) to 1 (the lowest). These scores are added up, with English and maths counted twice.

School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
81.4 Upgrade Upgrade

GCSE Results

Metric School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Grade 5 or above in English and maths 98% Upgrade Upgrade
5 or more GCSEs at grade 9-4 (or A-C) 99% Upgrade Upgrade

Progress 8 Score

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.

School Score Percentile (loc) Percentile (nationwide)
0.79 Upgrade Upgrade

Attainment 8 Score

Attaimenment 8 is a measure of a pupil's average grade across a set of 8 subjects. The 8 subjects which make up Attainment 8 are:

GCSE Results

Progress 8 Score

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 307 45
Third Preference 182 3
From another Local Authority 510 135

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

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