North Chadderton School
- North Chadderton School
Chadderton Hall Road
- Head: Ms Joy Clark
- T 0161 624 9939
- F 01617 855904
- E [email protected]…rton.oldham.sch.uk
- W www.northchadd…tonschool.co.uk
- A state school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 18.
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Oldham
- Pupils: 1415
- Religion: None
- Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
- Outcomes for children and learners Good 2
- Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 2
- Effectiveness of leadership and management Good 2
- 1 Short inspection 23rd May 2017
- 2 Full inspection 18th January 2013
Short inspection reports only give an overall grade; you have to read the report itself to gauge whether the detailed grading from the earlier full inspection still stands.
- Previous Ofsted grade: Satisfactory on 27th May 2010
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What the school says...
North Chadderton School is a very special place. It has a long established reputation for providing an academically challenging and creative education for all of its students. They thrive by being encouraged to not only develop their own talents and leadership skills, but also to learn the importance of contributing to the life of the school and wider community.
North Chadderton School has a clear mission statement 'driven to be outstanding in all that we do'. Successful education is about working in close partnership with our students and providing a personal education pathway for each one of them whatever their ability. Our guarantee is that we prepare every student for a lifetime of success by providing them with the finest education possible. The school is focussed on developing and embedding student leadership and is growing its student body around the 5 Rs:
All underpinned by a culture of Respect.
The school converted to become a single academy on September 1st 2014. This means that the school is financed directly from central government and has greater freedom and autonomy as to how it deploys its finances to achieve the maximum impact on learning for every student. ...Read more
What the parents say...
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Results by exam and subject
Interpreting catchment maps
The maps show in colour where the pupils at a school came from*. Red = most pupils to Blue = fewest.
Where the map is not coloured we have no record in the previous three years of any pupils being admitted from that location based on the options chosen.
For help and explanation of our catchment maps see: Catchment maps explained
If there are more applicants to a school than it has places for, who gets in is determined by which applicants best fulfil the admissions criteria.
Admissions criteria are often complicated, and may change from year to year. The best source of information is usually the relevant local authority website, but once you have set your sights on a school it is a good idea to ask them how they see things panning out for the year that you are interested in.
Many schools admit children based on distance from the school or a fixed catchment area. For such schools, the cut-off distance will vary from year to year, especially if the school give priority to siblings, and the pattern will be of a central core with outliers (who will mostly be siblings). Schools that admit on the basis of academic or religious selection will have a much more scattered pattern.
*The coloured areas outlined in black are Census Output Areas. These are made up of a group of neighbouring postcodes, which accounts for their odd shapes. These provide an indication, but not a precise map, of the school’s catchment: always refer to local authority and school websites for precise information.
The 'hotter' the colour the more children have been admitted.
Children get into the school from here:
sometimes, but not in this year
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