Petersfield Infant School

Name Petersfield Infant School
Ofsted Inspections
Address St Peter’s Road, Petersfield, GU32 3HX
Phone Number 01730263048
Type Primary
Age Range 4-7
Religious Character Does Not Apply
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 337 (48.1% boys 51.9% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 24.7
Local Authority Hampshire
Percentage Free School Meals 10.1%
Percentage English is Not First Language 9.8%
Persistent Absence 4.5%
Pupils with SEN Support 7.4%%
Catchment Area Indicator Available Yes
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Description of the school

This is a large infant school situated in the centre of the market town of Petersfield. Most pupils are of White British origin and a few are from a range of minority ethnic groups. Pupils are admitted in the autumn term of the school year in which they are five years of age.

Average numbers of pupils have learning difficulties and/or disabilities, including moderate learning needs, autism, and speech and communication difficulties. A very few pupils speak English as an additional language. The school has a Becta Award for information and communication technology (ICT), a bronze Eco-Award, an Activemark for sport and enhanced Healthy Schools status.

Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate