Stormont House School
- Stormont House School
Downs Park Road
- Head: Mr Kevin McDonnell
- T 020 8985 4245
- F 020 8985 6886
- E [email protected]
- W www.stormontho….hackney.sch.uk
- A state special school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 17.
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Hackney
- Pupils: 130
- Religion: Does not apply
- Latest Overall effectiveness Outstanding 1
- 16-19 study programmes Outstanding 1
- Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 1
- 1 Full inspection 17th July 2018
- Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 6th March 2014
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
This is not currently a GSG-reviewed school.
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Overall school performance (for comparison or review only)
Results by exam and subject
Special Education Needs
The Good Schools Guide writes: Stormont House caters for pupils who have a complex range of Special Educational Needs. These include moderate learning difficulties, autistic spectrum disdorders, speech and language/communication difficulties, emotional and behavioural difficulties, sensory impairments, and physical or medical difficulties. Some pupils also have specific learning difficulties. The schools web site claims: 'We use a multi-disciplinary approach to provide children with equality of opportunity, enabling them to aim high and reach their full potential...We are committed to inclusive education and will provide opportunities for reintegration of pupils into mainstream schools where appropriate.' The school was praised by OFSTED following an inspection in 2005.
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