Babington Academy

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Admissions criteria (2018)
Admission based on proximity
Oversubscribed Status
In 2018 it was not oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
Ofsted grade it as Outstanding

Admissions for pupils (starting September 2018)

Oversubscribed Status
Not Oversubscribed
Priority admission
No catchment area
Cutoff type
Cutoff distance
Admission number
Number of preferences
Places for siblings

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 2018

  • Not Oversubscribed

This school was able to offer places to everyone who applied on time in 2018 for admission to year 7.

Catchment area

2017 Census

Number of pupils
Age range
11-16 years old
Class size
23 pupils
English as first language
45% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
51% / 49% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
25% of pupils


This school name was Babington Community College until 01-09-2016.
This school type was Foundation school until 01-09-2016.
GCSE: Pupils achieving 5 or more good passes (inc English and Maths)
Sixth form: Average point score per pupil
Not Known
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2009 2013
Ofsted Grade: 3 1
Quality of Teaching: 3 1
Achievement of Pupils: 3 1
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 3 2
Leadership and Management: 2 1
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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School contact

LEA contact: Leicester

Schools near Strasbourg Drive, Leicester, LE4 0SZ

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
Babington Academy
No 1 - Outstanding
Beaumont Leys School
Yes 2 - Good
English Martyrs Catholic School
Yes 2 - Good
New College Leicester
No 2 - Good
Darul Uloom Leicester
Unknown 4 - Inadequate
The Martin High School Anstey
No 3 - Requires Improvement
Al-Ihsaan Community College
Unknown NR Not Rated
Rushey Mead Academy
Yes 1 - Outstanding
Soar Valley College
Yes 1 - Outstanding
The Cedars Academy
No 2 - Good