Highgate Primary School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religion Does not apply
Address North Hill
Highgate
London
N6 4ED
Phone 02083407023
Reference Number 102092

Description

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Highgate Primary School, N6 4ED, is a two-form entry community school known for its enthusiastic and successful learning environment, fostering a deep love of learning among its pupils. The school is led by a committed and experienced staff team and is consistently proud of its curriculum, which emphasizes creativity, featuring science, music, art, Mandarin, sports, and whole-school performances. The Highgate Primary Curriculum is designed to reflect the school's diverse community and uses engaging half-term topics to challenge and excite students.

In addition to a supportive and vibrant learning atmosphere, Highgate Primary School champions the individuality of its students, where children's opinions are valued and adults are referred to by their first names. The institution aims to instill confidence, good friendships, and happy memories in each of its students. Visitors are welcome to see the children and staff at work for a greater understanding of the school's wonderful community.

Co-Headteachers William Dean and Rebecca Lewis steer the school, leading a variety of initiatives such as the annual Co-Headteachers Quiz, Lunar Lunch celebrations (for Chinese New Year), and World Book Day events.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 445
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 53.48%
Girls: 46.52%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 60
2 57
3 56
4 61
5 57
6 57

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2023-04-27
Date Description Report
2023-02-28 School inspection School inspection
2017-09-20 Short inspection Short inspection
2013-07-17 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2012-01-09 Interim assessment Interim assessment
2009-05-07 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2006-04-25 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2000-03-07 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 70% Upgrade Upgrade
Pupils meeting a higher standard 18% 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 107 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 106 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 1.9 Upgrade Upgrade
Writing 2.3 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 30 2
Third Preference 39 3
From another Local Authority 80 21

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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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