Rossington Tornedale Infant School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
School Guide Rating
Not Rated


Gattison Lane
Rossington
Doncaster
DN11 0NQ
01302868387
Pupils
158
Ages
3 - 7
Gender
Mixed
Type
Community school
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(7/2/18)
Full Report - All Reports
95%
NATIONAL AVG. 92%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

20.6:1
NATIONAL AVG. 20.7:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
18.4%
NATIONAL AVG. 8.2%
Persistent Absence
3.3%
NATIONAL AVG. 21.2%
Pupils first language
not English
16.8%
NATIONAL AVG. 16.8%
Free school meals
21.9%
NATIONAL AVG. 12.6%
Pupils with SEN support

School Description

The leadership team has maintained the good quality of education in the school since the last inspection. There have been many changes in the last three years, including your appointment and that of the deputy headteacher. Nearly three quarters of the teaching staff, and all of the governing body are new to post. Throughout this period of change, you and your senior management team have led successfully from the front. You have created a culture where everyone feels valued and enjoys being part of the school community. You have developed all the staff so that they each have a significant role to play within the school. You have applied effective succession planning exemplified by the strengths of the deputy headteacher during the inspection. You have established an outward-looking school, with staff eager to learn from the best practice and reflective in how to adopt and adapt approaches to best meet the needs of the pupils. Staff and parents and carers consider that the school is extremely well led and well managed. Your incisive analysis of pupil progress information has enabled staff to identify areas for further development and improve teaching. You have ensured that everyone is working together in challenging pupils across all year groups. The early years foundation stage is a real strength and demonstrates well how challenge can be created across the curriculum. This has a positive impact on achievement and progress which are showing improvement year on year. This pattern has been maintained this year, with pupils doing slightly better than at this time last year.

Rossington Tornedale Infant School Catchment Area Map

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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.

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