Ian Mikardo School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Secondary
Post 16
Special school
PUPILS
44
AGES
11 - 18
GENDER
Boys
TYPE
Academy special converter

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(15/3/22)
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5.8:1
NATIONAL AVG. 16.6:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
67.3%
NATIONAL AVG. 13.7%
Persistent Absence
18.2%
NATIONAL AVG. 17.2%
Pupils first language
not English
88.6%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.8%
Free school meals
60 William Guy Gardens
Talwin Street
London
E3 3LF
02089812413

School Description

Before attending Ian Mikardo School, pupils have often had negative experiences of school. Staff work hard to understand pupils’ social, emotional and mental health needs. They support pupils very well to help them manage their feelings and emotions. Consequently, pupils generally behave well. Nearly all are confident that bullying will be dealt with well. Leaders make decisions based on what they believe is best for pupils, and have high expectations for all. This is at the centre of the school’s ethos. Extra support is always on hand for pupils who have high levels of need. This helps pupils to be ready to deal with anxieties and to take pride in their achievements. The parents and carers whom inspectors spoke to during the inspection agreed that their children enjoy coming to school. These parents said that the school is making a positive difference to their child’s life. Pupils appreciate the care and support that staff give them and feel safe and secure in school. They also appreciate the wider opportunities the school provides, such as trips to London Zoo, the forest school and local parks. The wider curriculum experiences enhance pupils’ enjoyment of school.

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This school is an academy and does not conform to the general school admission criteria set down by the Local Education Authority.