OFSTED

Ark Brunel Academy opened in 2013 and underwent its first inspection during May 2016. Ofsted graded overall effectiveness as 'Outstanding'. The full report can be found at the link below.

Ark Brunel Primary Academy 2016 final.pdf

Up-to-date information on how pupils are doing in tests and assessments can be found on Ofsted's data dashboard.

Further details of the academy's performance since opening can be found below.

 

PERFORMANCE DATA 2016-2019

EYFS

  Brunel National Average
2016 73% 69%
2017 80% 71%
2018 72% 71%
2019 73% 72%

PHONICS

  Brunel National Average
2016 97% 81%
2017 94% 81%
2018 92% 83%
2019 92% 82%

KS1 EXPECTED STANDARD

2016 Brunel National Average 2017 Brunel National Average 2018 Brunel National Average 2019 Brunel National Average
Reading 75% 76% Reading 82% 76% Reading 78% 76% Reading 81% 75%
Writing 68% 68% Writing 75% 68% Writing 65% 70% Writing  77% 69%
Maths 73% 75% Maths 82% 75% Maths 81% 76% Maths 85% 76%
Combined N/A N/A Combined 75% 64% Combined 65% 65% Combined N/A N/A

KS2 EXPECTED STANDARD

2016 Brunel National Average 2017 Brunel National Average 2018 Brunel National Average 2019 Brunel 

 

National Average
Reading 82% 72% Reading 75% 71% Reading 81% 75% Reading 90% 73%
Writing 76% 76% Writing 71% 76% Writing 76% 78% Writing 74% 70%
Maths 71% 75% Maths 78% 75% Maths 81% 76% Maths 77% 79%
Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation 88% 73% Grammar, Spelling    and Punctuation 83% 77% Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation 81% 78% Grammar, Spelling and Punctuation N/A N/A
Combined 65% 61% Combined 59% 61% Combined 69% 64% Combined 72% 65%

KS2 PROGRESS

  2016 2017 2018 2019
Reading 2.8 0.8 -0.7 4.0
Writing 1.7 -0.3 -0.8 0.4
Maths -0.5 -0.2 -0.3 0.1

NUMBER OF KS2 PUPILS ACHIEVING GREATER DEPTH STANDARD

  2016 2017 2018 2019
Reading 18% 17% 12% 38%
Writing 21% 10% 10% 21%
Maths 18% 15% 14% 26%

AVERAGE SCALED SCORES IN READING AND WRITING TESTS

  2016 2017 2018 2019
Reading 104.7 104.1 103.5 108.1
Maths 102.1 104.2 103.2 104.2

DFE PERFORMANCE TABLES

The school's performance compared to other schools locally and nationally can be found below.

https://www.compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk/school/139645