Parkside Community Primary School

Type Primary
Age Range 2-11
Religion Does not apply
Address Beechwood Lane
Heathfield
East Sussex
TN21 8QQ
Phone 01435864577
Reference Number 114482

Description

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Parkside Community Primary School is located in the beautiful town of Wadhurst, East Sussex, with the postcode TN21 8QQ. Established as a modern primary school, it offers a nurturing and engaging learning environment for children aged from 4 to 11 years old.

Some key details about Parkside Community Primary School include:

  • Ofsted-rated 'Outstanding' school, providing a high-quality education.
  • Strong focus on academic achievement, creative learning, and fostering positive attitudes, curiosity, and resilience in students.
  • Welcoming community ethos, with an emphasis on teamwork, respect, and responsible citizenship.
  • Large indoor and outdoor learning spaces, including a forest school and a well-stocked library.
  • Wide range of clubs and extra-curricular activities, such as sports, drama, and music, to help develop well-rounded and confident children.
  • Strong partnerships with parents and the wider community, with a commitment to fostering strong relationships and promoting communication.
  • Designated special educational needs coordinator to provide support to students with a variety of learning needs.
  • Regular school council meetings to encourage student voice and assist in developing the school community.

Parkside Community Primary School prides itself on a quality inclusive education that aims to support all children to fulfill their true potential in a happy and safe learning environment.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 237
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 52.28%
Girls: 47.72%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 30
2 30
3 30
4 30
5 29
6 30

Ofsted Rating Outstanding
Last Inspection Date 2023-09-18
Date Description Report
2023-07-03 School inspection School inspection
2017-03-09 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2013-07-16 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2011-03-15 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2008-01-22 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2004-09-13 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 77% Unlock Unlock
Pupils meeting a higher standard 3% Unlock Unlock

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 Unlock Unlock
Maths 107 Unlock Unlock

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 2.7 Unlock Unlock
Writing 1.6 Unlock Unlock
Maths 3.5 Unlock Unlock

How many students meet the standards

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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.

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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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2024 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Unlock Unlock
Second Preference 29 0
Third Preference 8 0
From another Local Authority 0 0

Previous Years

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Name Distance
All Saints' and St Richard's Church of England Primary School
School Hill, Old Heathfield, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9AE
0.55 miles
Cross-in-Hand Church of England Primary School
Sheepsetting Lane, Cross in Hand, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 0XG
1.11 miles
Maynards Green Community Primary School
Maynards Green, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 0DD
1.2 miles
Punnetts Town Community Primary and Nursery School
Battle Road, Punnetts Town, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9DE
1.73 miles
Five Ashes CofE Primary School
Five Ashes, Mayfield, East Sussex, TN20 6HY
3.53 miles
Mayfield Church of England Primary School
Fletching Street, Mayfield, East Sussex, TN20 6TA
4.2 miles
Blackboys Church of England Primary School
School Lane, Blackboys, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5LL
4.23 miles
Dallington Church of England Primary School
The Street, Dallington, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9NH
4.3 miles
St Mark's Church of England Primary School
School Lane, Hadlow Down, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 4HY
4.47 miles
St Mark's Church of England Primary School
Ramslye Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 8LN
4.47 miles
Name Distance
Heathfield Community College
Cade Street, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 8RJ
0.81 miles
St Mary's School
Horam, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 0BT
1.5 miles
Virtue Therapeutic School Sussex VTSS
Oak View, Mayfield Flat, Cross-in-Hand, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 0TU
2.53 miles
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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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