Chater Junior School (Watford) data

Chater Junior School is located in Watford and falls under the local authority of Hertfordshire. This mixed-sex primary school has 236 pupils, with a capacity of 240, aged from seven up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 12 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £37,115. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 21st June 2013 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Chater Junior School contact details

AddressChater Junior School
Addiscombe Road
WD18 0WN
HeadteacherMr Laurie O'Brien

About Chater Junior School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age7
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity240
Number of Pupils23698% capacity
Number of Boys11348%
Number of Girls12352%
Free School Meals (%)11.4%

Where is Chater Junior School?

Street AddressAddiscombe Road
PostcodeWD18 0WN
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Chater Junior School on a map

Chater Junior School map (WD18 0WN) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionEast of England

Chater Junior School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Chater Junior School Ofsted reports from 20th June 2013 (ITS413272) and 15th July 2010 (ITS338958).

Inspection numberITS413272ITS338958
Inspection typeS5 Inspection
Inspection type groupingS5 Inspection
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date20th June 201315th July 2010
Inspection end date21st June 201316th July 2010
Publication date10th July 201313th September 2010
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection21st June 2013
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Chater Junior School

Total Number of Teachers12
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)10.7
Total Number of Teaching Assistants10
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)5.1
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff2
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1.8
Pupil:Teacher Ratio22.4
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£37,115

Chater Junior School administrative data

Establishment NameChater Junior School
Establishment Number2120
Unique Reference Number117158
Local AuthorityHertfordshire
Local Authority Code919
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000015
Government Office RegionEast of England
District CodeE07000103
Parliamentary ConstituencyWatford
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaWatford 010
Lower Super Output AreaWatford 010A

Chater Junior School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date10th February 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNot applicable
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10079058
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Chater Junior School geodata


Nearest schools to Chater Junior School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Chater Infant School
Chater Infant School, Southsea Avenue, Watford, WD18 7RD
Watford Grammar School for Girls
Lady's Close, Watford, WD18 0AE
Watford St John's Church of England Primary School
32 Clarendon Road, Watford, WD17 1JJ
Watford Grammar School for Boys
Rickmansworth Road, Hertfordshire, Watford, WD18 7JF
Central Primary School
Derby Road, Watford, WD17 2LX
Field Junior School
Watford Field Road, Watford, WD18 0AZ
Watford Field School (Infant & Nursery)
Neal Street, Watford, WD18 0WF
West Herts College
Watford Campus, Hempstead Road, Watford, WD17 3EZ
16 plus811m
Lanchester Primary School
Hempstead Road, Watford, WD17 3HD
Laurance Haines School
Vicarage Road, Watford, WD18 0DD