Heaton Avenue Primary School holds the Healthy Schools Award, Activemark and the Investors in Pupils Award

The school write and run the SCITT training on Planning and assessment.


2008 Ofsted – Outstanding


  • Pupils' personal development and well-being is outstanding
  • The quality of teaching and learning is outstanding. Lessons are enticing and exhilarating, and regularly demand that pupils think for themselves.
  • The curriculum is innovative, Traditional subjects are skilfully woven together with the core skills of literacy, numeracy and information and communication technology (ICT)
  • The school takes all aspects of safeguarding very seriously
  • Leadership and management are outstanding.

Smaller than average - school

Below average - The proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals and the proportion of pupils from minority ethnic backgrounds

Below average - The proportion of pupils with a statement of special educational need

Average - though the proportion with learning difficulties and/or disabilities below average - The proportion of pupils who speak English as an additional language

All classes mixed age group