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Witton Park Academy
Buncer Lane, Blackburn BB2 6TD
Witton Park Academy is a non-selective academy. It has about 1190 boys and girls aged between 11 and 16. In September 2016 the school was rated 'Good' by Ofsted.
This school is a member of Achievement Through Collaboration Trust. (Bowland High is also a member.)
Particular strengths include Finances, Disadvantaged pupils, Admissions and Destinations. Relative weaknesses include Environment, Representation, Attainment and Attendance.
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Finances: Excellent. The school budget has been in surplus
Disadvantaged pupils: Above average. Progress up to age 16 is about average. Destinations at 16 are above average. There is no information for students aged 16-18.
Admissions: Above average. The occupancy rate is roughly average and the offer rate is very high. There is no compulsory entrance exam.
Destinations: About average. The proportion of students going on to education or training at 16 is roughly average.
Progress: About average. (This takes into account pupils' prior performance. For information about actual grades, see Attainment.)
Attendance: Below average. Pupil absence rates and the incidence of persistent absence are both quite high.
Attainment: Below average. (This doesn't take into account pupils' prior performance. For that, see Progress.)
Representation: Out of balance. The socio-economic mix is slightly out of balance with the local community, while ethnic representation is out of balance with the local community.
Environment: Poor. Air pollution, traffic accidents and crime are all very high.
Sixth form: There is no sixth form at this school.
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