The Blandford School

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School Type
Voluntary controlled school
Admissions criteria (2017)
Admission based on a catchment area
Oversubscribed Status
In 2017 it was not oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
2
Ofsted grade it as Good
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Admissions for pupils (starting September 2017)

Oversubscribed Status
Not Oversubscribed
Priority admission
Catchment area
Cutoff type
None
Cutoff distance
None
Admission number
210
Number of preferences
Not Known

Past admissions status is no guarantee of future admissions, we advise you to always check with the school.

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Admissions history

Click for previous years admissions history.

School Admission area in 2017

  • Not Oversubscribed

This school was able to offer places to everyone who applied on time in 2017 for admission to year 7.

Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Easy to get a place

This school's successful applicant area has not been oversubscribed for the last 4 years. This mean it's easy to get a place inside.

Secondary School
  • Size of successful admission area
  • Not Oversubscribed
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2017 Census

Number of pupils
987
Age range
11-18 years old
Class size
19 pupils
Religion
None
English as first language
97% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
56% / 44% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
12% of pupils
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Performance

GCSE: Pupils achieving 5 or more good passes (inc English and Maths)
Sixth form: Average point score per pupil
2
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2008 2011 2012
Ofsted Grade: 2 3 2
Quality of Teaching: 2 3 2
Achievement of Pupils: 2 3 2
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 2 2 2
Leadership and Management: 2 3 2
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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Contact

School contact

LEA contact: Dorset

Schools near Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, DT11 7SQ

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
The Blandford School
No 2 - Good
Bryanston School
Unknown NR Not Rated
Clayesmore School
Unknown NR Not Rated
Milton Abbey School
Unknown NR Not Rated
Sturminster Newton High School
No 2 - Good
Queen Elizabeth's School
No 2 - Good
Corfe Hills School
No 2 - Good
Lytchett Minster School
Yes 2 - Good
Shaftesbury School
No 2 - Good
Canford School
Unknown NR Not Rated
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