St Julian's School

Secondary

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Heather Road
St Julian's
Newport
NP9 7XU
01633 224490
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Pupils
1597
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Ages
11 - 18
Gender
Gender
Mixed
Building
Type
Secondary (ages 11-19)
Mr ofsted
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 1.67
Estyn
(01/12/2014)
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78%
NATIONAL AVG. 74%
Pupils achieving 3 core subjects (Age 16)
46%
NATIONAL AVG. 50%
Pupils achieving Level 2 threshold (Equivalent 5 good GCSEs)
(Age 16)
83%
NATIONAL AVG. 96%
Pupils achieving Level 3 threshold (Equivalent 2 A levels) (Age 18)
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NATIONAL AVG. 2
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Teacher 17.0:1
NATIONAL AVG. 19.7:1
Pupil/Teacher Ratio
School language
English medium
Language of the school
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Meals
21%
NATIONAL AVG. 19%
Pupils registered for free school meals

School Description

St Julian’s School is an English-medium, mixed 11 to 18 comprehensive school in the north east of Newport. There are 1,628 pupils, including 380 in the sixth form. At the time of the last inspection in September 2009 there were similar numbers at the school. Around 21% of pupils are eligible for free school meals. This is higher than the national average of 17.5% for secondary schools in Wales. Around 25% of pupils live in the 20% most deprived areas in Wales. Around 8% of pupils have statements of special educational needs. This is much higher than the Welsh average of 2.4% for Wales. Eighteen percent of pupils have a special educational need, which is lower than the national average of 20.1%. The school hosts Newport’s specialist provision, the Learning Development Centre. This provision caters for pupils with a range of moderate to severe additional learning needs. Many pupils are from a white British background and around a quarter are from minority ethnic families. Approximately 20% of pupils speak English as an additional language. No pupils speak Welsh fluently. The leadership team is made up of an acting headteacher, deputy headteacher, acting deputy headteacher, three assistant headteachers and six associate assistant headteachers. The individual school budget per pupil for St Julian's School in 2014-2015 is £4,309 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the secondary schools in Newport is £5,014 and the minimum is £3,941. St Julian's Comprehensive School is fourth out of the eight secondary schools in Newport in terms of its school budget per pupil.

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