Mountjoy School

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
Special school

Tunnel Road
Beaminster
DT8 3HB
01308861155
Pupils
81
Ages
3 - 19
Gender
Mixed
Type
Community special school
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.06
Ofsted Report
(25/2/16)
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95%
NATIONAL AVG. 92%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

5.4:1
NATIONAL AVG. 20.7:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
12.7%
NATIONAL AVG. 8.7%
Persistent Absence
2%
NATIONAL AVG. 21.2%
Pupils first language
not English
34.8%
NATIONAL AVG. 23%
Free school meals
1%
NATIONAL AVG. 12%
Pupils with SEN support

School Description

Mountjoy School is a special school for pupils with severe learning difficulties, together with a range of other complex learning needs such as profound and multiple learning difficulties, autistic spectrum disorders, and social, emotional and mental health difficulties. All pupils either have a statement of special educational needs, or an education, health and care plan. The proportion of pupils supported by the pupil premium is well above average. The pupil premium is additional funding for those pupils known to be eligible for free school meals and children looked after by the local authority. The proportion of pupils who come from minority ethnic groups and speak English as an additional language is well below average. There is a much smaller proportion of girls to boys than average. No pupils are educated off-site in alternative provision. The school runs an outreach service supporting local mainstream schools.

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