Nunthorpe Academy
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Secondary
Post 16
PUPILS
1592
AGES
11 - 18
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
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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 2020, 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 areas from which pupils are admitted to a school can change from year to year to reflect the number of siblings and pupils admitted under high priority admissions criteria.

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?

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NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(27/3/19)
Full Report - All Reports
66%
NATIONAL AVG. 60%
5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) including English and maths



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Progress Compared With All Other Schools

UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 12% of schools in England) Below Average (About 20% of schools in England) Average (About 37% of schools in England) Above Average (About 17% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 14% of schools in England) UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 5% of schools in England) Below Average (About 25% of schools in England) Average (About 48% of schools in England) Above Average (About 17% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 5% of schools in England)

School Results Over Time

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% of pupils who achieved 5+ GCSEs grade 9-4
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% of pupils who achieved GCSE grade 5 or above in both English and maths
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% of pupils who achieved 3 A levels at AAB or higher

These results over time show historic performance for key exam results. We show pre-pandemic results as the fairest indicator of whether performance is up, down or stable

Guisborough Road
Nunthorpe
Middlesbrough
TS7 0LA
01642 310561

School Description

The school is a larger than average-sized secondary school. It converted to become an academy in 2012 and then formed the Nunthorpe Multi Academy Trust (NMAT) in 2016. The school has a board of trustees with whom responsibility lies. There is a local governing body with specific devolved responsibilities. When its predecessor school, Nunthorpe School, was last inspected by Ofsted in April 2013, it was judged to be outstanding overall. The majority of pupils that attend the school are White British. Very few pupils speak Inspection report: Nunthorpe Academy, 27–28 March 2019 Page 9 of 12 English as an additional language. The proportion of pupils who are disadvantaged is broadly average. The proportion of pupils with an education, health and care plan is broadly average. This is similar to the proportion of pupils who receive additional support for their SEND. The school uses the following providers of alternative education: Educ8, RTMAT, KEYS/7KS, Connect2Education, Redcar and Cleveland Training, Evolve Training, Archways.

Nunthorpe Academy Reviews


Average Rating:

BY PARENTS, FOR PARENTS

“Deteriorated significantly”
"> This school's Ofsted rating was obtained under different leadership. In my opinion, the Head who has been in place for a number of years now has only made changes that have adversley impacted on our child. I agree with the previous review that bullying can be a problem and our impression as parents is that unless your child is a significant over achiever or a significant underachiever, they will not receive adequate attention.
“Not all it's cracked up to be”
"> Knowing what I know now about the school and its policies; particularly towards bullying I would never have sent my children there. The discipline is unequal depending many times on which house you are in or which teacher deals with issues on any given day. There are far too many pupils for the facilities and they have struggled to keep teachers which upsets the pupils learning. Older students struggle to find a place to sit and eat. Only the year seven students have a proper eating area. All in all the offstead does not reflect the true problems within the school. It needs to stop increasing admissions for funds and look after the pupils already in the school
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