Bedford Primary School (Bootle) data

Bedford Primary School is located in Bootle, Liverpool and falls under the local authority of Sefton. This mixed-sex primary school has 375 pupils, with a capacity of 420, aged from four up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 25 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £37,601. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 18th January 2017 resulting in an good rating.

Bedford Primary School contact details

AddressBedford Primary School
Quarry Road
L20 9LJ
HeadteacherMrs Ruth Braithwaite

About Bedford 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 Capacity420
Number of Pupils37589% capacity
Number of Boys17948%
Number of Girls19652%
Free School Meals (%)45.9%

Where is Bedford Primary School?

Street AddressQuarry Road
PostcodeL20 9LJ
➜ More L20 9LJ open data

Bedford Primary School on a map

Bedford Primary School map (L20 9LJ) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
Licence: Open Government Licence (requires attribution)


Ofsted RegionNorth West

Bedford Primary School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Bedford Primary School Ofsted reports from 17th January 2017 (10024111) and 24th February 2015 (ITS456143).

Inspection number10024111ITS456143
Inspection typeRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Inspection type groupingRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date17th January 201724th February 2015
Inspection end date18th January 201725th February 2015
Publication date27th February 201718th March 2015
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
Requires Improvement
Ofsted Last Inspection18th January 2017
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Bedford Primary School

Total Number of Teachers25
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)21
Total Number of Teaching Assistants24
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)20.8
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff6
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)5.3
Pupil:Teacher Ratio18.9
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£37,601

Bedford Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameBedford Primary School
Establishment Number2093
Unique Reference Number104892
Local AuthoritySefton
Local Authority Code343
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000014
Government Office RegionNorth West
District CodeE08000014
Parliamentary ConstituencyBootle
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaSefton 038
Lower Super Output AreaSefton 038C

Bedford Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date29th November 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 Number10076367
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Bedford Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Bedford Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Cambridge Nursery School
Cambridge Road, Bootle, Bootle, L20 9LQ
Hillside High School
Breeze Hill, Bootle, L20 9NU
Hugh Baird College
Balliol Road, Bootle, L20 7EW
16 plus631m
St Francis de Sales Catholic Infant and Nursery School
Margaret Road, Walton, Liverpool, L4 3RX
St Francis de Sales Catholic Junior School
Hale Road, Liverpool, L4 3RL
Christ Church Church of England Controlled Primary School
Brookhill Road, Waterworks Street, Bootle, L20 3JL
Liverpool Progressive School
Rice Lane, Walton, Liverpool, L9 1NR
Not applicable945m
Arnot St Mary CofE Primary School
Arnot Street, Walton-on-the-Hill, Liverpool, L4 4ED
St Monica's Catholic Primary School
Kelly Drive, Bootle, L20 9EB
Alsop High School
Queens Drive, Liverpool, L4 6SH