Southfield Primary
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
288
AGES
3 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
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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?

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NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(12/10/21)
Full Report - All Reports
74%
NATIONAL AVG. 65%
% pupils meeting the expected standard in reading, writing and mathematics



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Progress Compared With All Other Schools

UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 10% of schools in England) Below Average (About 8% of schools in England) Average (About 67% of schools in England) Above Average (About 5% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 10% of schools in England) UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 10% of schools in England) Below Average (About 7% of schools in England) Average (About 64% of schools in England) Above Average (About 9% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 10% of schools in England) UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 10% of schools in England) Below Average (About 11% of schools in England) Average (About 58% of schools in England) Above Average (About 10% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 10% of schools in England)

School Results Over Time

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% pupils meeting the expected standard in Key Stage 2 tests (age 11)
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% pupils meeting the higher standard in Key Stage 2 tests (age 11)

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

Tranmoor Lane
Armthorpe
Doncaster
DN3 3BN
01302831824

School Description

Pupils enjoy attending this warm and welcoming school. Leaders celebrate pupils’ work in corridors and shared areas. Teachers use classrooms to share useful information with pupils that helps them with their work. Pupils are keen to join in class discussions. For example, pupils shared their ideas enthusiastically when discussing what helped the Royal Air Force (RAF) in the Battle of Britain. They listen to the ideas of others and use these to inform their own opinions. Pupils say they are happy at school and feel safe. Their parents agree. Pupils learn how to stay safe through the school’s curriculum. They learn how to keep safe when using the internet and who to talk to if they ever feel unsafe. There are good relationships between staff and pupils. Adults treat pupils with respect. Pupils have the confidence to chat with visitors. Pupils are well behaved. There is a calm atmosphere around the school. Leaders are building an ambitious curriculum. They want all pupils to do well. In some areas, the curriculum is less developed than in others. Pupils appreciate having a range of visits and visitors that help bring learning to life. Teachers think carefully about what it is they want pupils to learn when they have these experiences. Pupils are beginning to enjoy joining in a wider range of school clubs following recent school closures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Leaders have plans in place to encourage even more pupils, including disadvantaged pupils, to take part in these activities.

Southfield Primary Parent Reviews



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Strongly Agree 74% Agree 26% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>74, "agree"=>26, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 23 responses up to 12-10-2021
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Figures based on 23 responses up to 12-10-2021

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