The Grove Academy (Watford) data

The Grove Academy is located in Watford and falls under the local authority of Hertfordshire. This mixed-sex primary school has 542 pupils, with a capacity of 710, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is academy sponsor led. The school has 30 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £32,327. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 16th June 2016 resulting in an good rating.

The Grove Academy contact details

AddressThe Grove Academy
Fourth Avenue
Watford
Hertfordshire
WD25 9RH
Websitehttp://www.thegroveacademy.org.uk
PrincipalMrs Sarah Hennigan

About The Grove Academy

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy sponsor led
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormNot applicable
GenderMixed
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNot applicable

Pupils

Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity710
Number of Pupils54276% capacity
Number of Boys26048%
Number of Girls28252%
Free School Meals (%)28.3%

Where is The Grove Academy?

Street AddressFourth Avenue
TownWatford
CountyHertfordshire
PostcodeWD25 9RH
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The Grove Academy on a map

The Grove Academy map (WD25 9RH) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted

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Ofsted RegionEast of England

The Grove Academy Ofsted Report

This table compares the The Grove Academy Ofsted reports from 15th June 2016 (10011866) and 1st May 2014 (ITS425162).

Inspection number10011866ITS425162
Inspection typeRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Inspection type groupingRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date15th June 20161st May 2014
Inspection end date16th June 20162nd May 2014
Publication date19th July 20162nd June 2014
Overall effectiveness
Good
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Good
Good
Early years provision (where applicable)
Good
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection16th June 2016
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at The Grove Academy

Total Number of Teachers30
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)28.6
Total Number of Teaching Assistants41
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)26.1
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff11
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)8.7
Pupil:Teacher Ratio21.3
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£32,327

The Grove Academy administrative data

Establishment NameThe Grove Academy
Establishment Number2035
Unique Reference Number138507
Local AuthorityHertfordshire
Local Authority Code919
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000015
Government Office RegionEast of England
DistrictWatford
District CodeE07000103
WardMeriden
Parliamentary ConstituencyWatford
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaWatford 003
Lower Super Output AreaWatford 003D

The Grove Academy history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date4th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNew Provision
Open Date1st September 2012

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable

Trust

Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
TrustASPIRE ACADEMIES TRUST
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorAspire Academies Trust

Federation

Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10038448
Further Education TypeNot applicable

The Grove Academy geodata

Easting511688
Northing199532
Latitude51.68346
Longitude-0.38586

Nearest schools to The Grove Academy

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Parkgate Infants' and Nursery School
Northfield Gardens, Watford, WD24 7RL
Primary688m
Stanborough Primary School
Appletree Walk, Watford, WD25 0DQ
Not applicable700m
Stanborough Secondary School
Stanborough Park, Watford, WD25 9JT
Not applicable789m
Parkgate Junior School
Southwold Road, Watford, WD24 7DN
Primary1.1km
Kingswood Nursery School
Briar Road, Watford, WD25 0DX
Nursery1.1km
Cherry Tree Primary School
Berry Avenue, Watford, WD24 6ST
Primary1.3km
Coates Way JMI and Nursery School
Coates Way, Garston, Watford, WD25 9NW
Primary1.3km
Knutsford Primary Academy
Balmoral Road, Watford, WD24 7ER
Primary1.4km
St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School
Horseshoe Lane, Garston, Watford, WD25 7HP
Primary1.4km
Kingsway Junior School
Briar Road, Watford, WD25 0JH
Primary1.5km