Abbey College Cambridge

Homerton Gardens, Purbeck Road, Cambridge, CB2 8EB

  • Type of Institution

    Type of Institution Independent School

  • Age Range

    Age Range 13 - 21 Years

  • Religious Character

    Religious Character None ?

  • Number of Places

    School Capacity 580

  • Number of Staff

    Number of Staff Not available ?

  • Ofsted Rating

    Ofsted Rating Good

Overview

Headteacher Mr Julian Davies,
Educational Stages Secondary / Senior (11 - 16 yrs)
Post 16 / Sixth Form (16 - 19 yrs)
Legal Status Other Independent School
Local Authority Name Cambridgeshire
Parliamentary Constituency South Cambridgeshire
Urban or Rural Setting Urban city and town

Ofsted

  • Latest Ofsted Rating Good
  • Latest Inspection Date 25/04/2017
  • Latest Ofsted Report View Report
  • This is a good school
  • All of the independent school standards are met.
  • Leaders have created a culture of ambition and high standards. Recent initiatives are driving standards higher.
  • Leaders provide a caring and nurturing environment. Students from a wide range of cultures and backgrounds quickly develop safe, trusting and productive relationships.
  • Students are highly motivated. They listen intently, concentrate hard and are determined to be successful.
  • Students’ behaviour is mature and self- disciplined. They are polite and respectful. Their conduct around the site is exemplary.
  • Students feel safe and learn how to keep safe and healthy. They make a valuable contribution to the community during their time in Britain.
  • Most students, including those in the sixth form, achieve extremely well and demonstrate good progress in their learning.
  • The proportion of students achieving the top grades, especially at advanced level study, is extremely high. This enables most students to secure places at their chosen universities.
  • A significant minority of current students, including some with special educational needs and/or disabilities, do not make rapid progress across all subject areas over time.
  • Teachers have strong subject knowledge and explain difficult concepts well.
  • Teachers do not consistently check students’ understanding well enough or provide them with precise feedback that helps them to improve their work.
Inspection Date 28/02/2017 25/04/2017
Overall Ofsted Inspection Rating Good Good
Achievment of Pupils Good Good
Quality of Teaching Good Good
Behaviour and Safety of Pupils Outstanding Outstanding
Effectiveness of Leadership and Management Good Good
View Ofsted Report View Ofsted Report View Ofsted Report

Pupil and Staff Information

Number of Pupils
392
Percentage of Girls
43.60%
Percentage of Boys
56.40%
Percentage of SEN Pupils
0.00%
Percentage of Pupils with English not as a first language
0.00%
Percentage of Pupils Eligible for Free School Meals
0.00%

Secondary Level Performance

6.2%

This means that this school's performance is lower than the national and local averages.

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Sixth Form / College Level Performance

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Average Result
  Average Result Points
Institution B+ 42.58
LA 45.21 27.90
Country 65.95 28.63
Additional Data
  AAB or Higher Grade and Points
Institution 51.20% 45.71
LA 41.16%
Country 65.19%

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Average Result
  Average Result Points
Institution B+ 42.79
LA 45.21 29.85
Country 65.95 29.19

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Average Result
  Average Result Points
Institution 0 0.00
LA 34.69 13.52
Country 34.69 14.05

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Average Result
  Average Result Points
Institution 0 0.00
LA 4.18 2.17
Country 12.64 5.23

Around the area

Homerton Gardens, Purbeck Road, Cambridge, CB2 8EB

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