Compass Community School South (Palmerston Road) data

Compass Community School South is located in Palmerston Road, East Sussex and falls under the local authority of East Sussex. This boys only school has 3 pupils, with a capacity of 7, aged from eleven up to seventeen, and the type of establishment is other independent special school. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 15th November 2018 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Compass Community School South contact details

AddressCompass Community School South
Hilltop House
Palmerston Road
East Sussex
HeadteacherMrs Stephanie Salter

About Compass Community School South

Phase of EducationNot applicable
Type of EstablishmentOther independent special school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age17
BoardersNo boarders
Boarding EstablishmentDoes not have boarders
Official Sixth FormNot applicable
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNot applicable


Census Date20th January 2022
School Capacity7
Number of Pupils343% capacity
Number of Boys3
Free School Meals (%)0.00%

Where is Compass Community School South?

Street AddressHilltop House
LocalityPalmerston Road
Address 3Newhaven
TownEast Sussex
PostcodeBN9 0NS
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Compass Community School South on a map

Compass Community School South map (BN9 0NS) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection15th November 2018
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Compass Community School South administrative data

Establishment NameCompass Community School South
Establishment Number6063
Unique Reference Number145116
Local AuthorityEast Sussex
Local Authority Code845
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000011
Government Office RegionSouth East
District CodeE07000063
WardNewhaven North
Parliamentary ConstituencyLewes
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaLewes 008
Lower Super Output AreaLewes 008B

Compass Community School South history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date7th July 2023
Reason Establishment OpenedNew Provision
Open Date9th October 2017

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 approved


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10067996

Compass Community School South geodata


Nearest schools to Compass Community School South

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Denton Community Primary School and Nursery
Acacia Road, Denton, Newhaven, BN9 0QJ
Harbour Primary and Nursery School
Church Hill, Newhaven, BN9 9LX
Breakwater Academy
Valley Road, Newhaven, BN9 9UT
High Cliff Academy
Southdown Road, Newhaven, BN9 9FD
Seahaven Academy
Haven Way, Newhaven, BN9 9TD
St. John's School (Seaford)
Firle Road, Seaford, BN25 2HU
Not applicable3km
Bowden House School
Firle Road, Seaford, BN25 2JB
Not applicable3.4km
Seaford Primary School
Wilkinson Way, Seaford, BN25 2JF
Cradle Hill Community Primary School
Lexden Road, Seaford, BN25 3BA
Meridian Community Primary School and Nursery
Roderick Avenue North, Peacehaven, BN10 8BZ