Fir Vale School

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School Type
Academy converter
Admissions criteria (2018)
Admission based on a catchment area
Oversubscribed Status
In 2018 it was oversubscribed
Ofsted Grade
2
Ofsted grade it as Good
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Admissions for pupils (starting September 2018)

Oversubscribed Status
Oversubscribed
Priority admission
Catchment area
Cutoff type
Straight line
Cutoff distance
1,588 metres inside catchment
Admission number
210
Number of preferences
Not Known
Places for siblings
64

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

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Admissions history

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School Admission area in 2018

  • Oversubscribed
Priority Admission:
Catchment area
Cutoff type:
Straight line
Cutoff distance:
1,588 metres inside catchment
Size of SAA (km2):
4.95 km2
Catchment area

School's admission trend:

  • Easier to get a place

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

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

Number of pupils
1012
Age range
11-16 years old
Class size
22 pupils
Religion
Does not apply
English as first language
23% of pupils
Gender split (Boys/Girls)
49% / 51% of pupils
Pupils taking free meals
34% 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
Not Known
2
Ofsted inspection results: View Report
CRITERIA 2013 2015
Ofsted Grade: 3 2
Quality of Teaching: 3 2
Achievement of Pupils: 3 2
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils: 2 2
Leadership and Management: 3 2
1 - Outstanding 2 - Good 3 - Requires Improv. 4 - Inadequate NR - Not Rated

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Contact

School contact

LEA contact: Sheffield

Schools near Owler Lane, Sheffield, S4 8GB

School name Other schools nearby Oversubscribed Ofsted grade
Fir Vale School
Yes 2 - Good
Oak Tree High
Unknown 4 - Inadequate
Longley Park Sixth Form College
Unknown NR Not Rated
UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park
Unknown NR Not Rated
Firth Park Academy
No 2 - Good
Parkwood E-Act Academy
No 2 - Good
Al-Mahad-Al-Islami
Unknown 3 - Requires Improvement
Chaucer School
No 4 - Inadequate
Al Huda Academy (Jamia Al-Hudaa)
Unknown NR Not Rated
UTC Sheffield
No 2 - Good
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