Woolley Wood School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
Special school
PUPILS
97
AGES
3 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Community special school

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(14/11/18)
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96%
NATIONAL AVG. 92%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

7.7:1
NATIONAL AVG. 20.7:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
38%
NATIONAL AVG. 8.2%
Persistent Absence
31.8%
NATIONAL AVG. 21.2%
Pupils first language
not English
45.3%
NATIONAL AVG. 16.8%
Free school meals

Progress Compared With All Other Schools

- 2.3 Writing Progress Score 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) - 2.4 Reading Progress Score 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) - 3.2 Maths Progress Score 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)
Chaucer Road
Sheffield
S5 9QN
01142327160

School Description

The leadership team has maintained the good quality of education in the school since the last inspection. You lead the school with determination and dedication. Pupils enjoy coming to school every day. They appreciate the wide range of activities and opportunities that you offer them. Staff support you well. They enjoy working at the school and value the many positive changes that have taken place since the last inspection. With the support of your leadership team, your vision and ethos are clearly established. As a result, you have strong, positive relationships with pupils and their parents. Pupils are happy and feel well cared for. Parents agree that you have a nurturing and holistic school that meets the needs of their children well. Parents feel that the staff provide a high level of support for them. One parent explained: ‘In the time that my son has been at school, he has shown progress, has settled in remarkably and enjoys coming to school. I feel very lucky that he goes to this school.’ Another stated: ‘They support us as a family amazingly,’ and ‘their tireless dedication, positivity and expertise means that all the children are supported.’ Parents have many opportunities to take part in activities at school. These include stay and play sessions, religious education and craft activities. You have made extensive improvements to enhance the provision for pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD). Staff are now well trained and confident in using a range of therapeutic approaches. Pupils who have PMLD are making good levels of progress appropriate for their individual needs.

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