Dovelands Primary School

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Display catchment area
School Type
Community school
Admissions criteria (2017)
Admission based on a catchment area
Oversubscribed Status
In 2017 it was oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
2
Ofsted grade it as Good
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Admissions for pupils (starting September 2017)

Oversubscribed Status
Oversubscribed
Priority admission
Catchment area
Cutoff type
Straight line
Cutoff distance
913 metres outside catchment
Admission number
75
Number of preferences
164
Places for siblings
33

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

  • Oversubscribed
Priority Admission:
Catchment area
Cutoff type:
Straight line
Cutoff distance:
913 metres outside catchment
Size of SAA (km2):
2.65 km2
Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Roughly the same

This school's successful applicant area has been roughly the same for the last 2 years. This mean it's roughly the same to get a place inside.

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

Number of pupils
553
Age range
3-11 years old
Class size
29 pupils
Religion
Does not apply
English as first language
77% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
52% / 48% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
6% of pupils
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Performance

KS2: Achieving expected level (2015)
  • 80%
    60%
    40%
    20%
  • 90%
  • 83%
  • 80%
  • This
    school
    Local
    Area
    Average
    National
    Average
KS2: Exceeding expected level (2015)
  • 80%
    60%
    40%
    20%
  • 29%
  • 23%
  • 24%
This
school
Local
Area
Average
National
Average
2
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2006 2010 2014 2016
Ofsted Grade: 3 2 3 2
Quality of Teaching: 3 2 3 2
Achievement of Pupils: 3 2 3 2
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 2 2 2 2
Leadership and Management: 3 1 3 2
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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Contact

School contact

LEA contact: Leicester

Schools near Hinckley Road, Leicester, LE3 0TJ

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
Dovelands Primary School
Yes 2 - Good
Christ The King Catholic Primary School
No 1 - Outstanding
Queensmead Primary Academy
No 2 - Good
Inglehurst Infant School
Yes 2 - Good
Imperial Avenue Infant School
No 2 - Good
Inglehurst Junior School
Yes 2 - Good
Shaftesbury Junior School
No 2 - Good
King Richard III Infant and Nursery School
Yes 2 - Good
Braunstone Community Primary School
No 3 - Requires Improvement
Parks Primary School
Yes 1 - Outstanding
Emmanuel Christian School
Unknown 3 - Requires Improvement
Folville Junior School
No 2 - Good
Fosse Primary School
No 2 - Good
Stokes Wood Primary School
No 2 - Good
St Mary's Fields Primary School
Yes 2 - Good
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