Newcomen Primary School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
385
AGES
3 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Community school
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This pupil heat map shows where pupils currently attending the school live.
The concentration of pupils shows likelihood of admission based on distance criteria

Source: All attending pupils National School Census Data, ONS
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This School Guide heat map has been plotted using official pupil data taken from the last School Census collected by the Department for Education. It is a visualisation of where pupils lived at the time of the annual School Census.

Our heat maps use groups of postcodes, not individual postcodes, and have naturally soft edges. All pupils are included in the mapping (i.e. children with siblings already at the school, high priority pupils and selective and/or religious admissions) but we may have removed statistical ‘outliers’ with more remote postcodes that do not reflect majority admissions.

For some schools, the heat map may be a useful indicator of the catchment area but our heat maps are not the same as catchment area maps. Catchment area maps, published by the school or local authority, are based on geographical admissions criteria and show actual cut-off distances and pre-defined catchment areas for a single admission year.

This information is provided as a guide only. The criteria in which schools use to allocate places in the event that they are oversubscribed can and do vary between schools and over time. These criteria can include distance from the school and sometimes specific catchment areas but can also include, amongst others, priority for siblings, children of a particular faith or specific feeder schools. Living in an area where children have previously attended a school does not guarantee admission to the school in future years. Always check with the school’s own admission authority for the current admission arrangements.

3 steps to help parents gather catchment information for a school:

  1. Look at our school catchment area guide for more information on heat maps. They give a useful indicator of the general areas that admit pupils to the school. This visualisation is based on all attending pupils present at the time of the annual School Census.
  2. Use the link to the Local Authority Contact (above) to find catchment area information based on a single admission year. This is very important if you are considering applying to a school.
  3. On each school page, use the link to visit the school website and find information on individual school admissions criteria. Geographical criteria are only applied after pupils have been admitted on higher priority criteria such as Looked After Children, SEN, siblings, etc.

How Does The School Perform?

Outstanding
NATIONAL AVG. 2.09
Ofsted Inspection
(17/05/2022)
Full Report - All Reports
82%
NATIONAL AVG. 60%
% pupils meeting the expected standard in reading, writing and mathematics



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Progress Compared With All Other Schools

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Trent Road
Redcar
TS10 1NL
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School Description

The members of the Newcomen school community describe themselves as a ‘family’. Pupils are happy and safe here. They refer to the school motto, ‘believe, achieve, succeed’, with pride. Pupils enjoy rising to meet the high aspirations of staff. Success is celebrated in Friday morning assemblies. Pupils are recognised for their actions linked to important values, such as empathy, kindness and tolerance. Pupils explain that their opinions are heard. They talk about decisions made by the school council that have benefited the school. Pupils are confident that they are valued and appreciated. Newcomen Primary School is improving the life chances of its pupils. All leaders are aspirational for pupils and committed to providing them with the best possible life chances. Staff ensure that pupils are well equipped, with knowledge and positive attitudes, to take their next steps in education. Pupils enjoy learning and are proud of their achievements. A respectful culture is clear in the positive relationships around school. As a result, pupils believe that bullying does not happen here. Pupils receive clear messages about what bullying is and about the consequences of unkind actions. Pupils say that if unkind actions happen, they are dealt with effectively by staff. Pupils trust adults to help them. However, pupils also learn how to manage and talk about their own emotions. Children in the early years are encouraged to communicate with each other with respect.

Newcomen Primary School Parent Reviews



unlock % Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>65, "agree"=>28, "disagree"=>3, "strongly_disagree"=>3, "dont_know"=>0} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>76, "agree"=>23, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>68, "agree"=>30, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>1} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
My Child Has Not Been Bullied Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"my_child_has_not_been_bullied"=>72, "strongly_agree"=>10, "agree"=>8, "disagree"=>3, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>7} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>49, "agree"=>38, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>3} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
I Have Not Raised Any Concerns Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"i_have_not_raised_any_concerns"=>43, "strongly_agree"=>16, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>9, "strongly_disagree"=>2, "dont_know"=>0} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>33, "agree"=>42, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>25, "dont_know"=>0} UNLOCK Figures based on 12 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>74, "agree"=>23, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>2} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>66, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>2, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>1} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>47, "agree"=>36, "disagree"=>12, "strongly_disagree"=>5, "dont_know"=>0} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>53, "agree"=>37, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>9} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>48, "agree"=>38, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>2, "dont_know"=>8} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Strongly Agree Agree Disagree Strongly Disagree Don't Know {"strongly_agree"=>41, "agree"=>40, "disagree"=>10, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>8} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022
Yes No {"yes"=>88, "no"=>12} UNLOCK Figures based on 92 responses up to 22-07-2022

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