The Cedars Academy
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary & Secondary
Post 16
Special school
PUPILS
205
AGES
3 - 19
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Academy special converter

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(19/9/17)
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87%
NATIONAL AVG. 93%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

7.5:1
NATIONAL AVG. 20.7:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
26.5%
NATIONAL AVG. 8.2%
Persistent Absence
4.4%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.9%
Pupils first language
not English
46.9%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.8%
Free school meals
Ivy Lane
Low Fell
Gateshead
NE9 6QD
01914874595

School Description

The school meets requirements on the publication of specified information on its website. The school complies with Department for Education guidance on what academies should publish. The school provides education for pupils who have special educational needs and/or disabilities, between the ages of three and 19. At the time of the inspection, there were no children in the early years. Since the previous inspection, the current headteacher and a new chair of the Inspection report: The Cedars Academy, 19–20 September 2017 Page 10 of 13 governing body have taken up post. The school’s senior and middle leadership teams have been restructured to meet the changing needs of the school. The school’s pupil population, following a decline, is rising again steadily. There is an increase in the proportion of pupils who have primary needs relating to autistic spectrum disorder and social, emotional and mental health needs. The school provides education for sixth-form students on a separate site. The proportion of pupils coming from disadvantaged backgrounds is significantly higher than the national average.

The Cedars Academy Parent Reviews



78% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 39% Agree 48% Disagree 9% Strongly Disagree 4% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>39, "agree"=>48, "disagree"=>9, "strongly_disagree"=>4, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 48% Agree 30% Disagree 17% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 4% {"strongly_agree"=>48, "agree"=>30, "disagree"=>17, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>4} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 35% Agree 35% Disagree 22% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 9% {"strongly_agree"=>35, "agree"=>35, "disagree"=>22, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>9} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 43% Agree 35% Disagree 17% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 4% {"strongly_agree"=>43, "agree"=>35, "disagree"=>17, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>4} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 43% Agree 39% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 13% {"strongly_agree"=>43, "agree"=>39, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>13} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 35% Agree 26% Disagree 26% Strongly Disagree 4% Don't Know 9% {"strongly_agree"=>35, "agree"=>26, "disagree"=>26, "strongly_disagree"=>4, "dont_know"=>9} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 39% Agree 39% Disagree 13% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 9% {"strongly_agree"=>39, "agree"=>39, "disagree"=>13, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>9} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 43% Agree 22% Disagree 13% Strongly Disagree 13% Don't Know 9% {"strongly_agree"=>43, "agree"=>22, "disagree"=>13, "strongly_disagree"=>13, "dont_know"=>9} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 43% Agree 17% Disagree 22% Strongly Disagree 4% Don't Know 13% {"strongly_agree"=>43, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>22, "strongly_disagree"=>4, "dont_know"=>13} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 39% Agree 26% Disagree 30% Strongly Disagree 4% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>39, "agree"=>26, "disagree"=>30, "strongly_disagree"=>4, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Strongly Agree 43% Agree 30% Disagree 22% Strongly Disagree 4% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>43, "agree"=>30, "disagree"=>22, "strongly_disagree"=>4, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018
Yes 78% No 22% {"yes"=>78, "no"=>22} Figures based on 23 responses up to 16-01-2018

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