Banstead Infant School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
268
AGES
5 - 7
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Academy converter
SCHOOL GUIDE RATING
Not Rated

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(25/9/18)
Full Report - All Reports
100%
NATIONAL AVG. 92%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

24.8:1
NATIONAL AVG. 20.7:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
6.6%
NATIONAL AVG. 8.2%
Persistent Absence
4.2%
NATIONAL AVG. 21.2%
Pupils first language
not English
10.1%
NATIONAL AVG. 16.8%
Free school meals
10.6%
NATIONAL AVG. 12.6%
Pupils with SEN support
The Horseshoe
Banstead
SM7 2BQ
01737354816

School Description

This school is similar in size to the average primary school, despite only having infant classes. There are three classes in each year group from Reception to Year 2. In April 2014, the school converted to become an academy. Because its predecessor school was judged to be outstanding, the new school continued to be exempt from routine inspection. Consequently, this is the school’s first inspection since becoming an academy. The school is part of a very small multi-academy trust (MAT), Oaks Academy Trust. As well as the trust members and a board of directors, there is a local governing body. The Oaks Academy Trust buys in additional support from a larger MAT, GLF Schools. The chief executive officer of Oaks Academy Trust reports to both the local governing body and the trust. The proportion of disadvantaged pupils is considerably lower than the national Inspection report: Banstead Infant School, 25–26 September 2018 Page 10 of 13 average. There is a much higher proportion of pupils who have been identified as having SEN and/or disabilities than in most other schools nationally. The headteacher, deputy headteacher and SENCo all took up post at the start of the current term. All previously had other roles within the school.

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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 2020, 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 areas from which pupils are admitted to a school can change from year to year to reflect the number of siblings and pupils admitted under high priority admissions criteria.

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.

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