Sycamore Short Stay School (Dudley) data

Sycamore Short Stay School is located in Dudley and falls under the local authority of Dudley. This mixed-sex school has 18 pupils, with a capacity of 40, aged from five up to fifteen, and the type of establishment is pupil referral unit. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 16th January 2019 resulting in an good rating.

Sycamore Short Stay School contact details

AddressSycamore Short Stay School
Old Farm Estate
West Midlands
Head of Short Stay SchoolMr Steve Markham

About Sycamore Short Stay School

Phase of EducationNot applicable
Type of EstablishmentPupil referral unit
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age5
Statutory High Age15
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormNot applicable
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNot applicable


Census Date19th January 2023
School Capacity40
Number of Pupils1845% capacity
Number of Boys1161%
Number of Girls739%
Free School Meals (%)94.40%

Where is Sycamore Short Stay School?

Street AddressOld Farm Estate
CountyWest Midlands
PostcodeDY1 3QE
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Sycamore Short Stay School on a map

Sycamore Short Stay School map (DY1 3QE) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionWest Midlands

Sycamore Short Stay School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Sycamore Short Stay School Ofsted reports from 15th January 2019 (10058474) and 13th October 2016 (10020036).

Inspection number1005847410020036
Inspection typeRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 2
Inspection type groupingRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 2
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date15th January 201913th October 2016
Inspection end date16th January 201914th October 2016
Publication date26th February 201923rd November 2016
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection16th January 2019
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Sycamore Short Stay School administrative data

Establishment NameSycamore Short Stay School
Establishment Number1104
Unique Reference Number134768
Local AuthorityDudley
Local Authority Code332
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000027
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
District CodeE08000027
WardCastle and Priory
Parliamentary ConstituencyDudley North
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaDudley 005
Lower Super Output AreaDudley 005B

Sycamore Short Stay School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date15th November 2023
Reason Establishment OpenedResult of Amalgamation
Open Date1st September 2010
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersDoes not provide places for Teen Mothers
Child Care FacilitiesDoes not have child care facilities
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitPRU Does not have Provision for SEN
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)PRU Does not have EBD provision
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Full Time ProvisionPRU offers full time provision
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderDoes not offer tuition by another provider

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10016826
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Sycamore Short Stay School geodata


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