University Academy Warrington

Secondary

School Guide Rating

Logo rating
Bust
Pupils
659
Cake
Ages
11 - 18
Gender
Gender
Mixed
Building
Type
Academy Sponsor Led
Religion
Religion
Does not apply
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NATIONAL AVG. 2.02
Ofsted Report
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47%
NATIONAL AVG. 40%
5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) inc. English and maths

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Absence
299.5
AVERAGE
Average Point Score
Per Pupil (GCSE) (Age 16)

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Value added
+8.7
NATIONAL AVG. 0.0
School Guide
Value Added Score

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27%
NATIONAL AVG. 66%
3 or more A Levels (A*-E)
or equivalent (Age 18)

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Absence
443.2
POOR
Average Point Score
Per Pupil (A level) (Age 18)

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12.4:1
NATIONAL AVG. 18.7:1
Pupil/Teacher Ratio

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School language
3%
NATIONAL AVG. 13%
Pupils first language
not English

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Meals
20%
NATIONAL AVG. 17%
Pupils on free
school meals

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46%
NATIONAL AVG. 42%
Happiness Rating

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Insall Road
Padgate
Warrington
WA2 0LN
01925 822632
University Academy Warrington became a sponsored academy under the University of Chester Academies Trust in January 2013. The academy is much smaller than the average-sized secondary school. The number of students on roll is falling. The proportion of disadvantaged students, those supported through the pupil premium is broadly average. The pupil premium is additional funding for those students who are known to be eligible for free school meals and those who are looked after by the local authority. Almost all students are White British. The proportion of disabled students and those with special educational needs is above average. The academy has a designated provision resource of 12 places for students with cognition and learning difficulties. Provisional data for 2014 shows that the academy meets the government’s current floor standards, which are the minimum expectations for students’ attainment and progress. Six students access off-site education at New Horizons, a provider of alternative provision. The academy and the Trust is supported by St John Plessington Teaching School Alliance and its Executive Principal. A new head of school, seconded from the Teaching School Alliance, has been in place since September 2014. The newly formed IEB is led by a national leader of governance and provides both challenge and support for academy leaders in their drive for improvement.
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