Newlands Academy
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Secondary
Special school
PUPILS
68
AGES
11 - 16
GENDER
Boys
TYPE
Academy special converter

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(5/2/20)
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3.8:1
NATIONAL AVG. 16.6:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
62.7%
NATIONAL AVG. 13.7%
Persistent Absence
1.5%
NATIONAL AVG. 17.2%
Pupils first language
not English
71.6%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.8%
Free school meals
Stuart Road
Peckham Rye
London
SE15 3AZ
02076392541

School Description

Pupils do well at this calm and welcoming school, where every minute is viewed as a learning moment. Leaders and staff set high expectations. They want pupils to attend regularly, behave well and achieve academic success. Pupils learn to enjoy school and feel safe. Younger pupils are taught how to manage their behaviour and are helped to become good learners. Pupils have trust in the staff and say there is always an adult to talk to and help them. Bullying or poor behaviour is not tolerated. Staff work together to support pupils’ learning. They quickly resolve any conflicts. Staff support pupils who are experiencing difficulties to manage their behaviour. Pupils try their best and take pride in their work. Sequences of lessons are carefully planned so pupils can achieve GCSEs and other qualifications. Any pupils who are behind are helped to catch up. Reading is fostered well. Pupils enjoy a large range of carefully planned experiences, including trips which are varied and frequent. These help pupils learn how to interact, work together and gain new skills and knowledge. Tending the allotment and learning how to cook are popular choices. These all help to build pupils’ self-esteem and social skills, and to broaden their horizons.

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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.