The National CofE Academy

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Annesley Road
Hucknall
Nottingham
NG15 7DB
01159635667
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Pupils
1256
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Ages
11 - 18
Gender
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Mixed
Building
Type
Academy - Converter mainstream
Mr ofsted
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.06
Ofsted Report
(28/2/18)
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58%
NATIONAL AVG. 60%
5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) including English and maths
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The National CofE Academy is a larger-than-average sized secondary school with a sixth form. It converted to become an academy school on 1 August 2011. When its predecessor school, The National School, a Church of England Technology College, was last inspected by Ofsted, it was judged to be good. The proportion of disabled students and those with special educational needs at school action is low at 7%. The proportion at school action plus or with a statement of special educational needs is also low at 4%. This figure includes six students who have a statement of special educational needs or education, health and care plans. The proportion of students eligible for the pupil premium, which provides additional funding for those in care and those known to be eligible for free school meals, is 20%, and this is lower than the national average. The students come from predominantly White British backgrounds. The proportion of students from minority ethnic backgrounds is lower than average. The school provides part of the education for a very few of its students at R.E.A.L. Education, First Class Tailored Solutions, Strategic Training Solutions, East Midlands Vocational Academy and Wheelbase Motor Project. Some sixth form students undertake some of their studies at The Holgate Academy. The school works with the Diverse Academies Learning Partnership (DALP), both receiving support from and providing support to other schools in the partnership. The school meets the government’s current floor standards, which set the minimum expectations for students’ attainment and progress by the end of Key Stage 4. It also meets the interim minimum standards for sixth form students.

The National CofE Academy Catchment Area Map

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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.

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  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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“excellent”
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"> This academy is excellent, my sons have had an excellent education and the schools pastoral care is brilliant.
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