Florendine Primary School is larger than the average-sized primary school. The proportion of pupils eligible for support through the pupil premium funding (which provides additional funding for pupils in local authority care and those known to be eligible for free school meals) is below average. The proportion of pupils from minority ethnic backgrounds is below average. The proportion speaking English as an additional language is below average. The proportion of disabled pupils and those who have special educational needs supported through school action is below average. The proportion supported at school action plus or with a statement of special educational needs is below average. The proportion of pupils who join and leave the school other than at the usual times is lower than the national average. The school meets the government’s current floor standards, which set the minimum expectations for attainment and progress. The school provides a breakfast club each morning. The headteacher was appointed in April 2012, the deputy headteacher was appointed in May 2012. A number of members of the governing body are new to the role, including the Chair of Governors.