Highwood Primary School (Bushey) data

Highwood Primary School is located in Bushey and falls under the local authority of Hertfordshire. This mixed-sex primary school has 434 pupils, with a capacity of 420, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 24 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £34,708. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 21st November 2017 resulting in an good rating.

Highwood Primary School contact details

AddressHighwood Primary School
Mead Way
WD23 2AW
HeadteacherMrs Bindu Rai

About Highwood Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity420
Number of Pupils434103% capacity
Number of Boys20347%
Number of Girls23153%
Free School Meals (%)17.6%

Where is Highwood Primary School?

Street AddressMead Way
PostcodeWD23 2AW
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Highwood Primary School on a map

Highwood Primary School map (WD23 2AW) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection21st November 2017
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Highwood Primary School

Total Number of Teachers24
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)21.9
Total Number of Teaching Assistants29
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)19.5
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff9
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)7.5
Pupil:Teacher Ratio19.9
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£34,708

Highwood Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameHighwood Primary School
Establishment Number2013
Unique Reference Number117089
Local AuthorityHertfordshire
Local Authority Code919
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000015
Government Office RegionEast of England
District CodeE07000098
WardBushey North
Parliamentary ConstituencyHertsmere
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaHertsmere 008
Lower Super Output AreaHertsmere 008A

Highwood Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date15th December 2021
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 Number10079601
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Highwood Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Highwood Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
The Purcell School
Aldenham Road, Bushey, Bushey, WD23 2TS
Not applicable801m
Queens' School
Aldenham Road, Bushey, WD23 2TY
Knutsford Primary Academy
Balmoral Road, Watford, WD24 7ER
The Watford UTC
18 Colonial Way, Watford, WD24 4PT
Gurukula - The Hare Krishna Primary School
Hartspring Cottage, Elton Way, Watford, Herts, WD25 8HB
Not applicable1.1km
Longwood School
Bushey Hall Drive, Bushey, WD23 2QG
Not applicable1.2km
Central Primary School
Derby Road, Watford, WD17 2LX
Parkgate Junior School
Southwold Road, Watford, WD24 7DN
Watford St John's Church of England Primary School
32 Clarendon Road, Watford, WD17 1JJ
Parkgate Infants' and Nursery School
Northfield Gardens, Watford, WD24 7RL