Solent Infant School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
269
AGES
4 - 7
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Academy converter
SCHOOL GUIDE RATING
Not Rated

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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 2021, 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?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(11/2/20)
Full Report - All Reports
99%
NATIONAL AVG. 93%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

22.4:1
NATIONAL AVG. 20.7:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
2.2%
NATIONAL AVG. 8.2%
Persistent Absence
3.7%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.9%
Pupils first language
not English
8.2%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.8%
Free school meals
8.9%
NATIONAL AVG. 12.6%
Pupils with SEN support
Evelegh Road
Farlington
Portsmouth
PO6 1DH
02392371073

School Description

This is a very welcoming and nurturing school. Pupils are happy and say that they have lots of friends. At playtime, they play sensibly together. Pupils are confident to talk to staff if they are worried or upset. They know that the adults in the school will help them. Pupils feel safe at school and say that bullying does not happen here. Leaders are keen for all pupils to succeed. Staff know the pupils well and mostly provide pupils with the right help to flourish academically, socially and emotionally. However, in reading and writing, teachers do not routinely challenge the most able pupils. This means that this group of pupils do not always reach the standards that they are capable of. Pupils enjoy coming to school and find their topics interesting. The many trips and events bring pupils’ learning to life. For example, pupils go to Staunton Country Park as part of their science learning. They visit the Weald and Downland Museum and get the chance to meet a local architect as part of the their ‘dens and dwellings’ topic in history.

Solent Infant School Parent Reviews



100% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 86% Agree 13% Disagree 1% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>86, "agree"=>13, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 84% Agree 16% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>84, "agree"=>16, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 63% Agree 37% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>63, "agree"=>37, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
My Child Has Not Been Bullied 83% Strongly Agree 6% Agree 3% Disagree 1% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 8% {"my_child_has_not_been_bullied"=>83, "strongly_agree"=>6, "agree"=>3, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>8} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 73% Agree 27% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>73, "agree"=>27, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
I Have Not Raised Any Concerns 43% Strongly Agree 38% Agree 16% Disagree 3% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 1% {"i_have_not_raised_any_concerns"=>43, "strongly_agree"=>38, "agree"=>16, "disagree"=>3, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>1} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 50% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>50, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 10 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 65% Agree 28% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>65, "agree"=>28, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 68% Agree 32% Disagree 1% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>68, "agree"=>32, "disagree"=>1, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 68% Agree 33% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>68, "agree"=>33, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 71% Agree 27% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>71, "agree"=>27, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 59% Agree 33% Disagree 5% Strongly Disagree 1% Don't Know 2% {"strongly_agree"=>59, "agree"=>33, "disagree"=>5, "strongly_disagree"=>1, "dont_know"=>2} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Strongly Agree 58% Agree 35% Disagree 3% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 3% {"strongly_agree"=>58, "agree"=>35, "disagree"=>3, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>3} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020
Yes 100% No 0% {"yes"=>100, "no"=>0} Figures based on 120 responses up to 11-02-2020

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