Manchester Hospital School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
Special school
PUPILS
163
AGES
3 - 18
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Community special school

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(15/5/18)
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93%
NATIONAL AVG. 93%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

19%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.8%
Free school meals
3rd Floor School
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9WL
0161 7010684

School Description

The school operates on four main sites and is commissioned to fulfil the local authority’s duty to provide education for pupils too unwell to attend school. Numbers of students fluctuate widely on a daily basis. There are similar numbers of boys and girls. In the hospital settings, the proportion of pupils who have SEN and/or disabilities, including those who have an education, health and care (EHC) plan, is about the same as in mainstream schools nationally. At the Leo Kelly Centre, approximately 30% of current pupils have an EHC plan. The proportion of pupils known to be eligible for the pupil premium funding is above the national average. Inspection report: Manchester Hospital School, 15–16 May 2018 Page 9 of 12 Most students remain on the rolls of their main schools while being educated in the hospital school. The constituent parts of the school are: Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, where teaching takes place in classrooms and on the hospital ward. Pupils here are frequently referred from other hospitals, sometimes locally, but also nationally and occasionally internationally Galaxy House, a psychiatric unit on the site of the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital. This is for pupils who have significant mental health issues. Some of these pupils are detained under the Mental Health Act Wythenshawe Hospital, usually catering for short-stay placements, but also for recurrent admissions, for example of pupils with cystic fibrosis. Pupils are taught either at the bedside or in the classroom Leo Kelly Centre, a teaching centre for up to 70 pupils with medical and mental health conditions which prevent them from having access to education. Some pupils also receive teaching at home. The school has children in the early years but there are currently too few to include a separate section about provision for them in this report.

Manchester Hospital School Parent Reviews



100% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 43% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 7% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>43, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>7} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 71% Agree 21% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>71, "agree"=>21, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 57% Agree 29% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 7% {"strongly_agree"=>57, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>7} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 86% Agree 14% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>86, "agree"=>14, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 64% Agree 29% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 7% {"strongly_agree"=>64, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>7} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 29% Agree 29% Disagree 21% Strongly Disagree 7% Don't Know 14% {"strongly_agree"=>29, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>21, "strongly_disagree"=>7, "dont_know"=>14} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 57% Agree 36% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 7% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>57, "agree"=>36, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>7, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 64% Agree 14% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 14% {"strongly_agree"=>64, "agree"=>14, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>14} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 71% Agree 14% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 7% {"strongly_agree"=>71, "agree"=>14, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>7} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 71% Agree 21% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 7% {"strongly_agree"=>71, "agree"=>21, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>7} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Strongly Agree 64% Agree 36% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>64, "agree"=>36, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018
Yes 100% No 0% {"yes"=>100, "no"=>0} Figures based on 14 responses up to 15-05-2018

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