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Sedgehill Academy
Sedgehill Road, Lewisham, London SE6 3QW
Sedgehill Academy is a non-selective academy. It has about 700 boys and girls aged between 11 and 18. In March 2018 the school was rated ‘Requires Improvement’ by Ofsted. The present school opened in 2020.
This school is a member of United Learning Trust. (Other schools in this trust include The John Roan School, Bacon's College, Newstead Wood School, Lambeth Academy and The Hurlingham Academy.)
Particular strengths include Admissions and Sixth form. Relative weaknesses include Disadvantaged pupils and Environment.
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Admissions: Excellent. The occupancy rate is very low and the offer rate is very high. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Sixth form: About average. Attainment is poor, progress is poor and destinations at 18 (allowing for attainment) are about average.
Attendance: Below average. Pupil absence rates are quite high and the incidence of persistent absence is roughly average.
Destinations: Below average. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is very low, while at 18 (allowing for attainment) it is roughly average.
Representation: Slightly out of balance. The socio-economic mix is out of balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is slightly out of balance with the local community. Show details
Finances: Below average. However, the school budget has been roughly in balance
Environment: Poor. Air pollution, traffic accidents and crime are all quite high.
Attainment: Poor. Attainment at the ages of 16 and 18 are both poor. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Progress: Poor. Progress up to the ages of 16 and 18 are both poor. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Disadvantaged pupils: Poor. Progress up to age 16 is poor. Destinations at 16 are poor. Progress at 16-18 is poor. Destinations at 18 (allowing for attainment) are poor.

Provision for special educational needs
 Hearing impairment
Source: Department for Education. For full, up-to-date details, always ask a representative of the school.
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