Croft Community School (Annfield Plain) data

Croft Community School is located in Annfield Plain, Stanley and falls under the local authority of County Durham. This mixed-sex school has 159 pupils, with a capacity of 131, aged from four up to sixteen, and the type of establishment is community special school. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 13th October 2021 resulting in an good rating.

Croft Community School contact details

AddressCroft Community School
Greencroft Road End
Annfield Plain
HeadteacherMrs Andrea English

About Croft Community School

Phase of EducationNot applicable
Type of EstablishmentCommunity special school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age4
Statutory High Age16
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormNot applicable
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesHas Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity131
Number of Pupils159121% capacity
Number of Boys10667%
Number of Girls5333%
Free School Meals (%)51.6%

Where is Croft Community School?

Street AddressGreencroft Road End
LocalityAnnfield Plain
PostcodeDH9 8PR
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Croft Community School on a map

Croft Community School map (DH9 8PR) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection13th October 2021
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Croft Community School administrative data

Establishment NameCroft Community School
Establishment Number7013
Unique Reference Number114340
Local AuthorityCounty Durham
Local Authority Code840
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1997) Durham
Previous Local Authority Code913
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE06000047
Government Office RegionNorth East
DistrictCounty Durham
District CodeE06000047
WardAnnfield Plain
Parliamentary ConstituencyNorth Durham
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaCounty Durham 006
Lower Super Output AreaCounty Durham 006C

Croft Community School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date31st January 2022
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
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 1SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 2SLCN - Speech, language and Communication
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 3ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagSupported by a federation
FederationThe North & South West Durham Learning Federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10015548
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Croft Community School geodata


Nearest schools to Croft Community School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Catchgate Primary School
Blackett Street, Stanley, DH9 8LX
St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, Dipton
North Road, Dipton, Flint Hill, Stanley, DH9 9BB
Annfield Plain Junior School
Front Street, Annfield Plain, Stanley, DH9 7ST
Annfield Plain Infant School
Northgate, Annfield Plain, Stanley, DH9 7UY
Collierley Nursery and Primary School
Front Street, Dipton, Stanley, DH9 9DJ
Oxhill Nursery School
Oxhill, Stanley, DH9 7LR
Tanfield Lea Community Primary School
Tanfield Lea, Stanley, DH9 9LU
Tanfield School
Tanfield Lea Road, Stanley, DH9 8AY
Greenland Community Primary School
South Moor Road, South Moor, Stanley, DH9 7EZ
South Stanley Infant and Nursery School
Tyne Road, South Stanley, Stanley, DH9 6PZ