Carew Academy
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
Special school
PUPILS
247
AGES
7 - 18
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Academy special sponsor led

How Does The School Perform?

Outstanding
NATIONAL AVG. 2.09
Ofsted Inspection
(15/01/2020)
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98%
NATIONAL AVG. 93%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

5.7:1
NATIONAL AVG. 19.9:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
45.8%
NATIONAL AVG. 17.7%
Persistent Absence
8.9%
NATIONAL AVG. 22.0%
Pupils first language
not English
53%
NATIONAL AVG. 25.9%
Free school meals
Church Road
Wallington
SM6 7NH
02086478349

School Description

‘This is an amazing school’ was typical of pupils’ comments. Pupils thrive at Carew Academy. They grow in confidence and independence. Attendance is excellent because pupils enjoy school. They take pride in achieving and learning more. Pupils who have been at the school for some time said how much better it is now. Pupils know that staff have high expectations and want them to do well. Pupils know who to turn to if they are having a difficult time. They are very confident that staff will be there to guide and support them if they are anxious or upset. Pupils are keen to take advantage of everything the school offers. They very much enjoy experiences in the creative arts. The standard of work in art is exceptionally high. Pupils relish taking part in educational visits as well as sports, such as riding and swimming. Older pupils benefit from work placements, for instance in the construction industry. These opportunities help them to learn and apply new skills. The school is calm, friendly and welcoming. Pupils said that they feel safe. Staff treat pupils with respect. Relationships are exceptionally good. Pupils get on very well with staff and with each other. Staff deal effectively with any friendship issues that arise.

Carew Academy Parent Reviews



99% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 75% Agree 23% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 1% {"strongly_agree"=>75, "agree"=>23, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>1} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 80% Agree 20% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>80, "agree"=>20, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 69% Agree 30% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 1% {"strongly_agree"=>69, "agree"=>30, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>1} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
My Child Has Not Been Bullied 64% Strongly Agree 15% Agree 7% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 5% Don't Know 9% {"my_child_has_not_been_bullied"=>64, "strongly_agree"=>15, "agree"=>7, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>9} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 73% Agree 21% Disagree 1% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 4% {"strongly_agree"=>73, "agree"=>21, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>4} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
I Have Not Raised Any Concerns 27% Strongly Agree 56% Agree 16% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 0% {"i_have_not_raised_any_concerns"=>27, "strongly_agree"=>56, "agree"=>16, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 79% Agree 17% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 2% {"strongly_agree"=>79, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>2} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 68% Agree 26% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 5% {"strongly_agree"=>68, "agree"=>26, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>5} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 72% Agree 23% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 4% {"strongly_agree"=>72, "agree"=>23, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>4} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 79% Agree 16% Disagree 1% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 2% {"strongly_agree"=>79, "agree"=>16, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>2} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 79% Agree 16% Disagree 2% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 1% {"strongly_agree"=>79, "agree"=>16, "disagree"=>2, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>1} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 67% Agree 23% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 5% {"strongly_agree"=>67, "agree"=>23, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>5} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Strongly Agree 74% Agree 22% Disagree 1% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 2% {"strongly_agree"=>74, "agree"=>22, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>2} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020
Yes 99% No 1% {"yes"=>99, "no"=>1} Figures based on 81 responses up to 16-01-2020

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