Grove Vale Primary School (Great Barr) data

Grove Vale Primary School is located in Great Barr, Birmingham and falls under the local authority of Sandwell. This mixed-sex primary school has 418 pupils, with a capacity of 422, aged from four up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 20 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £39,035. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 21st March 2013 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Grove Vale Primary School contact details

AddressGrove Vale Primary School
Monksfield Avenue
Great Barr
West Midlands
B43 6AL
HeadteacherMrs Alison Connop

About Grove Vale Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age4
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 Capacity422
Number of Pupils41899% capacity
Number of Boys22353%
Number of Girls19547%
Free School Meals (%)9.6%

Where is Grove Vale Primary School?

Street AddressMonksfield Avenue
LocalityGreat Barr
CountyWest Midlands
PostcodeB43 6AL
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Grove Vale Primary School on a map

Grove Vale Primary School map (B43 6AL) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionWest Midlands

Grove Vale Primary School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Grove Vale Primary School Ofsted reports from 20th March 2013 (ITS402932) and 21st January 2008 (ITS308471).

Inspection numberITS402932ITS308471
Inspection typeS5 Inspection
Inspection type groupingS5 Inspection
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date20th March 201321st January 2008
Inspection end date21st March 201321st January 2008
Publication date19th April 201318th February 2008
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection21st March 2013
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Grove Vale Primary School

Total Number of Teachers20
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)17.5
Total Number of Teaching Assistants36
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)17.3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff6
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)3.8
Pupil:Teacher Ratio24.2
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£39,035

Grove Vale Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameGrove Vale Primary School
Establishment Number2166
Unique Reference Number103972
Local AuthoritySandwell
Local Authority Code333
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000028
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
District CodeE08000028
WardCharlemont with Grove Vale
Parliamentary ConstituencyWest Bromwich East
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaSandwell 006
Lower Super Output AreaSandwell 006A

Grove Vale Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date2nd 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 Number10076379
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Grove Vale Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Grove Vale Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Q3 Academy Great Barr
Wilderness Lane, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 7SD
Holy Name Catholic Primary School
Cross Lane, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 6LN
Ferndale Primary School
Ferndale Avenue, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 5QF
Hamstead Junior School
Hamstead Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 5BE
Hamstead Infant School
Tanhouse Avenue, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 5AS
St Margaret's CofE Primary School
Birmingham Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 7AP
Whitecrest Primary School
Whitecrest, Great Barr, Birmingham, B43 6HQ
Yew Tree Primary School
Birchfield Way, Yew Tree Estate, Walsall, WS5 4DX
St Mark's Catholic Primary School
Almond Croft, Old Walsall Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, B42 1NU
Hamstead Hall Academy
Craythorne Avenue, Handsworth Wood, Birmingham, B20 1HL