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Crofton Junior School
Slack Lane, Crofton, Wakefield WF4 1HJ
Crofton Junior School is a primary school maintained by the local authority (Wakefield). It has about 240 boys and girls aged between 7 and 11. In January 2018 the school was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted.
Particular strengths include Attainment, Finances, Environment and Attendance. Relative weaknesses include Representation and Admissions.
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Attainment: Excellent. Maths attainment is above average, reading is excellent and GPS (grammar, punctuation and spelling) is excellent. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Finances: Above average. The school budget has been roughly in balance
Environment: Above average. Air pollution and traffic accidents are quite low, while crime is roughly average.
Attendance: Above average. Pupil absence rates are quite low and the incidence of persistent absence is roughly average.
Disadvantaged pupils: Above average. Progress in maths is above average. Progress in reading is above average. Progress in writing is about average.
Progress: About average. Progress in maths is above average, in reading it is above average and in writing it is below average. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For actual grades, see Attainment.)
Admissions: Below average. The occupancy rate is quite high.
Representation: Out of balance. The socio-economic mix is slightly out of balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is out of balance with the local community. Show details
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