Bishop Challoner Girls' School (London) data

Bishop Challoner Girls' School is located in London and falls under the local authority of Tower Hamlets. The school's religious denomination is Roman Catholic. This girls only secondary school has 967 pupils, with a capacity of 1,020, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is voluntary aided school. The school has 117 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £43,249. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 1st April 2014 resulting in an outstanding rating.


Bishop Challoner Girls' School contact details

AddressBishop Challoner Girls' School
352 Commercial Road
E1 0LB
Executive HeadteacherMr JP Morrison

About Bishop Challoner Girls' School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentVoluntary aided school
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterRoman Catholic
DioceseArchdiocese of Westminster
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,020
Number of Pupils96795% capacity
Number of Boys10110%
Number of Girls86690%
Free School Meals (%)28.4%

Where is Bishop Challoner Girls' School?

Street Address352 Commercial Road
PostcodeE1 0LB
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Bishop Challoner Girls' School on a map

Bishop Challoner Girls' School map (E1 0LB) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Organisation ID1120133
Ofsted RegionLondon
Deprivation Index5

Bishop Challoner Girls' School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Bishop Challoner Girls' School Ofsted reports from 1st April 2014 (ITS443456) and 9th February 2011 (ITS354925).

Inspection numberITS443456ITS354925
Inspection typeS5 Inspection
Inspection type groupingS5 Inspection
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date1st April 20149th February 2011
Inspection end date2nd April 201410th February 2011
Publication date9th May 20143rd June 2011
Overall effectiveness
Outcomes for pupils
Quality of teaching, learning and assessment
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Personal development, behaviour and welfare
No Judgement
No Judgement
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
16 - 19 study programmes
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection2nd April 2014
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Bishop Challoner Girls' School

Total Number of Teachers117
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)112
Total Number of Teaching Assistants27
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)23.9
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff34
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)31.7
Pupil:Teacher Ratio7.9
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£43,249

Bishop Challoner Girls' School administrative data

Establishment NameBishop Challoner Girls' School
Establishment Number4726
Unique Reference Number100978
Local AuthorityTower Hamlets
Local Authority Code211
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE09000030
Government Office RegionLondon
DistrictTower Hamlets
District CodeE09000030
Parliamentary ConstituencyPoplar and Limehouse
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaTower Hamlets 022
Lower Super Output AreaTower Hamlets 022D

Bishop Challoner Girls' School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date19th October 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 flagSupported by a federation
FederationThe Bishop Challoner Catholic Federation of Schools

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10010917
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Bishop Challoner Girls' School geodata


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Bishop Challoner Boys' School
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