Castle Cary Community Primary School

Castle Cary School

I love the surroundings of the school, it really makes it enjoyable to come to school here.

Year 3 Pupil

The teachers are funny and my friends are too!

Year 3 Pupil

Everyone is caring

Year 5 Pupil

I like it at our school because we do lots of work.

Year 2 Pupil

I like that it's about the children's rights and not just the teachers!

Year 6 Pupil

It's safe, fun and you always learn something new.

Year 5 Pupil

I love it at this school, nothing needs to be changed.

Year 3 Pupil

It's a great place to learn/

Year 3 Pupil

Everyone gets treated fairly; the whole school is kind.

Year 4 Pupil

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Ofsted/School Performance

School Performance

We are proud of the good progress our pupils make during their time in our school. 

Below is a table of the Headline National Comparative data for 2018.

 

 

KS2 Results 2018

 33 children took the KS2 tests:

71% Achieved the expected standard in Reading Writing and Maths.   ​ ​National Average = 64%
Averaged Scaled Score in Reading 107, SPAG 109 and Maths 105

Area

Standards

School

National 

Reading, writing and maths combined

 

Achieving Expected Standard 

71%

64%

Achieving Higher Standard  12% 10%

Reading

 

Achieving Expected Standard 

82%

75%

Achieving Higher Standard 

32%

28%

Grammar, punctuation and spelling (SPAG)

 

Achieving Expected Standard 

91%

78%

Achieving Higher Standard 

53%

34%

Writing

 

Achieving Expected Standard 

74%

78%

Achieving Higher Standard 

26%

20%

Maths

 

Achieving Expected Standard 

82%

76%

Achieving Higher Standard 

21%

24%

 

 


 

 

KS1 Results 2018

 32 children took the KS1 tests:

Area

Standards

School

National 

Reading

 

Achieving Expected Standard

69%

76%

Achieving Higher Standard 

19%

25%

Writing

 

Achieving Expected Standard 

72%

70%

Achieving Higher Standard 

13%

16%

Maths

 

Achieving Expected Standard 

59%

76%

Achieving Higher Standard 

13%

22%

 

 

KS1 Phonics 2018

 

 

School

National

Met expected standard end of year 1

79% 82%

Met expected standard end of year 2

97% 92%

 

 

EYFS Results 2018

 

EYFS pupils achieving a good level of development

School

82%

National (2017)

71%

 

 DFE School Performance data.

DFE Compare Schools site

Ofsted

Our last full Ofsted inspection took place in January 2018, where we were judged as a requires improvement school, with Personal development,behaviour and welfare being judged as good.  For the full report, click on the link below.

Full OFSTED reports

Ofsted Parent View website

OFSTED Parent letter Summer 1

OFSTED Parent letter Summer 2