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Hethersett Academy
Queen's Road, Hethersett, Norwich NR9 3DB
Hethersett Academy is a non-selective academy. It has about 1,110 boys and girls aged between 11 and 16. In September 2022 the school was rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.
This school is a member of Inspiration Trust. (Other schools in this trust include Hewett Academy, Jane Austen College, Wayland Academy, The Thetford Academy and Cromer Academy.)
Particular strengths include Progress, Environment, Attainment and Disadvantaged pupils. Relative weaknesses include Admissions.
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Progress: Excellent. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Environment: Excellent. Air pollution, traffic accidents and crime are all very low.
Attainment: Excellent. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Disadvantaged pupils: Excellent. Progress up to age 16 is excellent. Destinations at 16 are about average. There is no information for students aged 16-18.
Finances: Excellent. The school budget has been in surplus
Representation: In balance. The socio-economic mix is slightly out of balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is in balance with the local community. Show details
Destinations: Above average. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is roughly average. Show details
Attendance: About average. Pupil absence rates are roughly average and the incidence of persistent absence is quite low.
Admissions: Below average. The occupancy rate is quite high. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Sixth form: There is no sixth form at this school.

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Proportions of pupils entering in 2023
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