Dame Catherine Harpur's School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
40
AGES
3 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Other independent school
SCHOOL GUIDE RATING
Not Rated

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted report
(25/6/19)
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Rose Lane
Ticknall
Derby
DE73 7JW
01332 862792

School Description

Dame Catherine Harpur’s School is a small independent school located in the village of Ticknall in south Derbyshire. The proprietor is Dame Catherine Harpur’s Trust. The trustees, who are members from the local community, form the proprietorial body. The governing body, which is known as the senior management team, manages the school. There had previously been a fall in pupil numbers, which had caused severe financial constraints. In October 2016, the school admitted a relatively large number of pupils after a local independent school closed. The proportion of pupils who have special educational needs and/or disabilities is above Inspection report: Dame Catherine Harpur’s School, 8 November 2017 Page 7 of 10 the national average. At the time of the previous inspection, no pupils had a statement of special educational needs or an education, health and care plan. The school aims to develop pupils to become rounded individuals, who are confident and engaged, with a lifelong love of learning. The curriculum emphasises the importance of learning by doing. The school’s previous inspection was in June 2017.

Dame Catherine Harpur's School Parent Reviews



95% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 89% Agree 11% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>89, "agree"=>11, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 95% Agree 5% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>95, "agree"=>5, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 66% Agree 27% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 5% Don't Know 2% {"strongly_agree"=>66, "agree"=>27, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>2} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 95% Agree 5% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>95, "agree"=>5, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 77% Agree 18% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 5% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>77, "agree"=>18, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 55% Agree 30% Disagree 2% Strongly Disagree 5% Don't Know 9% {"strongly_agree"=>55, "agree"=>30, "disagree"=>2, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>9} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 61% Agree 32% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>61, "agree"=>32, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 70% Agree 23% Disagree 2% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 5% {"strongly_agree"=>70, "agree"=>23, "disagree"=>2, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>5} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 70% Agree 23% Disagree 2% Strongly Disagree 5% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>70, "agree"=>23, "disagree"=>2, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 84% Agree 11% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 5% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>84, "agree"=>11, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Strongly Agree 73% Agree 20% Disagree 2% Strongly Disagree 5% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>73, "agree"=>20, "disagree"=>2, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019
Yes 95% No 5% {"yes"=>95, "no"=>5} Figures based on 44 responses up to 27-06-2019

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