Finlay Community School

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School Type
Foundation school
Admissions criteria (2017)
Admission based on proximity
Oversubscribed Status
In 2017 it was oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
Ofsted grade it as Good

Admissions for pupils (starting September 2017)

Oversubscribed Status
Priority admission
No catchment area
Cutoff type
Straight line
Cutoff distance
968 metres
Admission number
Number of preferences

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


Admissions history

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School Admission area in 2017

  • Oversubscribed
Priority Admission
No catchment area
Cutoff type:
Straight line
Cutoff distance:
968 metres
Size of SAA (km2):
2.94 km2
Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Harder to get a place

This school's successful applicant area has been decreasing for the last 1 year. This mean it's harder to get a place inside.

Primary School
  • Size of successful admission area
  • Not Oversubscribed

2017 Census

Number of pupils
Age range
3-11 years old
Class size
27 pupils
English as first language
90% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
56% / 44% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
36% of pupils


KS2: Achieving expected level (2015)
Not Known
KS2: Exceeding expected level (2015)
Not Known
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2011 2014
Ofsted Grade: 1 2
Quality of Teaching: 2 2
Achievement of Pupils: 1 2
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 2 2
Leadership and Management: 1 2
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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School contact

LEA contact: Gloucestershire

Schools near Finlay Road, Gloucester, GL4 6TR

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
Finlay Community School
Yes 2 - Good
Hatherley Infant School
Yes 2 - Good
Tredworth Infant School
No 2 - Good
Tredworth Junior School
Yes 2 - Good
Moat Primary School
Unknown 4 - Inadequate
Calton Primary School
No 2 - Good
Coney Hill Community Primary School
Yes 1 - Outstanding
St James Church of England Junior School
No 3 - Requires Improvement
Al-Ashraf Primary School
Unknown NR Not Rated
Robinswood Primary Academy
Yes 1 - Outstanding
Linden Primary School
Yes 2 - Good
Focus School - Gloucester Campus
Unknown NR Not Rated
Heron Primary School
Yes 2 - Good
St Paul's Church of England Primary School
No 2 - Good
Widden Primary School
No 2 - Good
The King's School, Gloucester
Unknown NR Not Rated
Edward Jenner School
Unknown NR Not Rated