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Ofsted

 

Summerside Primary Academy is currently rated Good by Ofsted. To read the report, please click here.

 

Here are some of the highlights from the report:

 

We spoke with pupils in every year group and they told us how much they enjoy coming to Summerside. Pupils are polite and respectful to others... Pupils’ achievement, in their learning and behaviour are celebrated every day.

 

Leaders and teachers expect all pupils to achieve highly. Pupils do well in English and mathematics. They enjoy the new themes, and leaders have good plans in place to help pupils learn even more in subjects such as history and music.

 

Pupils help each other, often without being asked by an adult. They behave well in lessons and in the playground. Pupils are safe and feel safe.

 

The school’s ethos encourages pupils to respect difference and to value diversity. Pupils know the importance of inclusion... Pupils get on well with each other.

 

The early years provides the youngest children with strong foundations for future learning. Staff follow children’s interests and plan activities that develop children’s skills. Staff interact with children well.

 

Pupils achieve well in reading, writing and mathematics at the end of Year 6. Pupils read fluently and develop strong comprehension skills. They leave the school well prepared for Year 7. Some pupils join the school at different times of the year. Staff help these pupils well. 

 

 

Academic Results and Data

 

Key Stage 2 results

 

Working at greater depthReadingWritingMaths

Reading, writing

and maths combined

2023 Summerside Primary Academy*36%25%45%19%
2023 Early National19%13%24%8%
2019 Summerside Primary Academy 11%23%51%4%
2019 National27%20%22%11%
2018 Summerside Primary Academy27%25%27%13%
2017 Summerside Primary School17%27%25%8%

 

 

 

Working at expected standardReadingWritingMaths

Reading, writing

and maths combined

2023 Summerside Primary Academy*83%68%88%67%
2023 Early National73%71%73%59%
2019 Summerside Primary Academy74%84%88%70%
2019 National73%78%79%65%
2018 Summerside Primary Academy77%79%82%70%
2017 Summerside Primary School65%82%75%61%

* 4 children have been removed as they are new to the UK and to English since September 2021.

 

 

Progress measuresReadingWritingMaths
2023 Summerside Primary Academy1.00.12.8
2019 Summerside Primary Academy3.15.27.3
2019 National0.00.00.0
2018 Summerside Primary Academy2.73.63.2
2017 Summerside Primary School-2.02.91.0

Our 2019 progress scores put us in the top 20% of schools nationally.

Our 2019 Writing and Maths progress scores put us in the top 5% of schools nationally.

 

 

Average scaled scoreReadingMaths
2023 Summerside Primary Academy*107108
2019 Summerside Primary Academy103109
2019 National104105
2018 Summerside Primary Academy105106
2017 Summerside Primary School102106
2016 Summerside Primary School104104

* 4 children have been removed as they are new to the UK and to English since September 2021

 

Link to our online results: https://www.compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk/school/144653?tab=primary

 

Key Stage 1 results

 

Working at greater depthReadingWritingMaths
2023 Summerside Primary Academy19%7%13%
2023 Early National19%8%16%
2019 Summerside Primary Academy32%23%32%
2019 National25%15%22%
2018 Summerside Primary Academy26%14%25%
2017 Summerside Primary School16%12%17%
2016 Summerside Primary School15%0%11%

 

Working at expected standardReadingWritingMaths

Reading, writing

and maths combined

2023 Summerside Primary Academy69%53%76%39%
2023 Early National68%60%71%56%
2019 Summerside Primary Academy71%61%77%61%
2019 National73%78%79%65%
2018 Summerside Primary Academy72%67%80%66%
2017 Summerside Primary School71%59%72%65%
2016 Summerside Primary School59%43%60%