Ark Franklin Primary Academy
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
653
AGES
3 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Academy sponsor led
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This pupil heat map shows where pupils currently attending the school live.
The concentration of pupils shows likelihood of admission based on distance criteria

Source: All attending pupils National School Census Data 2021, ONS
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This School Guide heat map has been plotted using official pupil data taken from the last School Census collected by the Department for Education. It is a visualisation of where pupils lived at the time of the annual School Census.

Our heat maps use groups of postcodes, not individual postcodes, and have naturally soft edges. All pupils are included in the mapping (i.e. children with siblings already at the school, high priority pupils and selective and/or religious admissions) but we may have removed statistical ‘outliers’ with more remote postcodes that do not reflect majority admissions.

For some schools, the heat map may be a useful indicator of the catchment area but our heat maps are not the same as catchment area maps. Catchment area maps, published by the school or local authority, are based on geographical admissions criteria and show actual cut-off distances and pre-defined catchment areas for a single admission year.

This information is provided as a guide only. The criteria in which schools use to allocate places in the event that they are oversubscribed can and do vary between schools and over time. These criteria can include distance from the school and sometimes specific catchment areas but can also include, amongst others, priority for siblings, children of a particular faith or specific feeder schools. Living in an area where children have previously attended a school does not guarantee admission to the school in future years. Always check with the school’s own admission authority for the current admission arrangements.

3 steps to help parents gather catchment information for a school:

  1. Look at our school catchment area guide for more information on heat maps. They give a useful indicator of the general areas that admit pupils to the school. This visualisation is based on all attending pupils present at the time of the annual School Census.
  2. Use the link to the Local Authority Contact (above) to find catchment area information based on a single admission year. This is very important if you are considering applying to a school.
  3. On each school page, use the link to visit the school website and find information on individual school admissions criteria. Geographical criteria are only applied after pupils have been admitted on higher priority criteria such as Looked After Children, SEN, siblings, etc.

How Does The School Perform?

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NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(29/1/20)
Full Report - All Reports
83%
NATIONAL AVG. 65%
% pupils meeting the expected standard in reading, writing and mathematics



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Progress Compared With All Other Schools

UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 10% of schools in England) Below Average (About 8% of schools in England) Average (About 67% of schools in England) Above Average (About 5% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 10% of schools in England) UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 10% of schools in England) Below Average (About 7% of schools in England) Average (About 64% of schools in England) Above Average (About 9% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 10% of schools in England) UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 10% of schools in England) Below Average (About 11% of schools in England) Average (About 58% of schools in England) Above Average (About 10% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 10% of schools in England)

School Results Over Time

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% pupils meeting the expected standard in Key Stage 2 tests (age 11)
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% pupils meeting the higher standard in Key Stage 2 tests (age 11)

These results over time show historic performance for key exam results. We show pre-pandemic results as the fairest indicator of whether performance is up, down or stable

Harvist Road
London
NW6 6HJ
02089693846

School Description

This is a school to be proud of. Leaders and staff provide a high-quality education for all their pupils. Parents and carers feel lucky to have such a good school in their local area. They value the care and attention given to their children. The school is calm and orderly. Pupils know how staff expect them to behave and follow the ‘ARISE’ values. Pupils look after each other. They told me that no one is ever left out or lonely. ‘Peer mediators’ help to sort out any friendship issues. Pupils know to tell a teacher if someone is being unkind. If there is any hint of bullying, staff deal with it straightaway. Pupils learn a wide range of subjects from the early years to Year 6. The school offers much more than academic subjects. For example, pupils love the outdoor learning activities. This gives them many memorable experiences, such as fire building. They use the bio-dome and large garden to grow vegetables and herbs for the school kitchen. The wide range of extra-curricular clubs offers something for everyone. New pupils and parents feel welcomed into the school community. There are many fundraising events, such as the highly successful ‘fork to fork’ food festival.

Ark Franklin Primary Academy Parent Reviews



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Strongly Agree 81% Agree 15% Disagree 3% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>81, "agree"=>15, "disagree"=>3, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020
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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

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Figures based on 234 responses up to 30-01-2020

Responses taken from Ofsted Parent View

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