Hydesville Tower School

Primary & Secondary

This school has 1 parent review

25 Broadway North
Walsall
West Midlands
Walsall
WS1 2QG
01922 624374
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Pupils
293
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Ages
2 - 16
Gender
Gender
Mixed
Building
Type
Other Independent School
Mr ofsted
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NATIONAL AVG. 1.96
Independent inspection report
(12/5/16)
72%
NATIONAL AVG. 53%
5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) inc. English and maths
92%
NATIONAL AVG. 59%
GCSE grade C or better in
English and maths
Absence
59.8
Attainment 8 score
Results in 8 core subjects
NATIONAL AVERAGE 48.5
Absence
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Secondary Data 2016
Information for parents
Teaching board
£2,785
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£4,035
Day Fees Per Term
Value added

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Co-educational nursery

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School Description

Hydesville Tower School is an independent day school for boys and girls aged three to 16 years. It is located in Walsall in the West Midlands. The proprietor has owned the school since March 2005, although it has been open since 1952. Although the school is not selective, prospective pupils undertake assessments to ensure their suitability before being offered a place. There are no pupils with a statement of special educational needs. The school is registered for 380 pupils. There are currently 291 pupils on roll aged three to 16 years. Provision for children aged three to five in the Early Years Foundation Stage is made in a Nursery class and two Reception classes. There are currently 40 children in the Early Years Foundation Stage, of whom 30 are in receipt of nursery education funding. The school provides before- and after-school care for its pupils. The school was previously inspected by Ofsted in March 2009. The school’s mission is, ‘to provide pupils with the academic, social and emotional skills necessary for them to become well-rounded and socially competent members of the world beyond Hydesville’.

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Last update: 17 March 2017
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OUTSIDE LEARNING FUN


 

Year 4 pupils had fun at Woodlands Adventure activity centre where they took part in a range of outdoor activities including an assault course, zip wire, abseiling and archery.

The day was a great opportunity for the pupils to bond as a group and experience some of the activities that they will encounter on their upcoming residential trip.

Not only were the pupils able to conquer fears they also accomplished so much; tackling the day with great teamwork and learning the importance of supporting and cheering each other on.

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CELEBRATING NATIONAL STORYTELLING WEEK 2017


 

Year 2 children at Hydesville Tower School have been celebrating National Storytelling Week by bringing in their favourite stories from home along with our cuddly reading buddies. The children have shared our stories throughout the week, reading them as a class, with a friend and by themselves.

Meanwhile the Year 6 English class shared fairy tales with Year 2. It was a great success and the peer support was enjoyed by both years. There were some lovely moments where the Year 6 pupils were asking questions of the Year 2 pupils to check their understanding.

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OPEN DAYS 2017

Book an individual tour 

Every day is an open day at Hydesville and we host visits and tours throughout the year to suit individual families.

Please do contact us if you want to look round sooner than the above dates and we will happily arrange this.

Admissions Manager: Mrs Christine Phillips
Telephone: 01922 624374 or click on the link below.

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“Hydesville Tower school walsall”
AUTHOR:
My son is in year 4 and he is absolutely loving it at Hydesville Tower. All his teachers and everyone at school do their best to help your child to achieve his or her best. We have a small community room at Hydesville where the staff hold meetings with coffee mornings to find out if parents have any concerns and we are constantly given feedback on any changes or on new polices. The parents and their children are first priority at Hydesville and the service this school provides is excellent. Your child is treated with respect and given all the encouragement a person needs to prosper as an individual.
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Catchment information

This school is independently managed and its admission criteria may be selective. There is no set catchment area as pupils are admitted from a wide variety of postcodes and, in the case of boarding schools, from outside the UK. Contact the school directly or visit their website for more information on Admissions Policy and Procedures.

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