Durham Gilesgate Primary School data

Durham Gilesgate Primary School is located in Gilesgate, Durham and falls under the local authority of County Durham. This mixed-sex primary school has 125 pupils, with a capacity of 210, aged from two up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 11 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £34,288. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 6th June 2019 resulting in an requires improvement rating.

Durham Gilesgate Primary School contact details

AddressDurham Gilesgate Primary School
Kepier Crescent
HeadteacherMr Mark Turner

About Durham Gilesgate Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age2
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesHas Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity210
Number of Pupils12560% capacity
Number of Boys6451%
Number of Girls6149%
Free School Meals (%)57.6%

Where is Durham Gilesgate Primary School?

Street AddressKepier Crescent
PostcodeDH1 1PH
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Durham Gilesgate Primary School on a map

Durham Gilesgate Primary School map (DH1 1PH) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionNorth East, Yorkshire and the Humber

Durham Gilesgate Primary School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Durham Gilesgate Primary School Ofsted reports from 5th June 2019 (10087528) and 26th April 2017 (10032063).

Inspection number1008752810032063
Inspection typeRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Inspection type groupingRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date5th June 201926th April 2017
Inspection end date6th June 201927th April 2017
Publication date25th June 20191st August 2017
Overall effectiveness
Requires Improvement
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
Requires Improvement
Ofsted Last Inspection6th June 2019
Ofsted RatingRequires improvement
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Durham Gilesgate Primary School

Total Number of Teachers11
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)10
Total Number of Teaching Assistants15
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)11
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff4
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)3.1
Pupil:Teacher Ratio18.2
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£34,288

Durham Gilesgate Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameDurham Gilesgate Primary School
Establishment Number2747
Unique Reference Number114211
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
Parliamentary ConstituencyCity of Durham
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaCounty Durham 029
Lower Super Output AreaCounty Durham 029A

Durham Gilesgate Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date5th 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 1HI - Hearing Impairment


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10076990
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Durham Gilesgate Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Durham Gilesgate Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Hild's College Church of England Aided Primary School, Durham
Renny's Lane, Gilesgate, Durham, DH1 2HZ
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Gilesgate
Mill Lane, Gilesgate, Durham, DH1 2JQ
Laurel Avenue Community Primary School
Laurel Avenue, The Woodlands, Durham, DH1 2EY
Belmont Community School
Buckinghamshire Road, Belmont, Durham, DH1 2QP
Belmont CofE (Controlled) Primary School
Buckinghamshire Road, Belmont, Durham, DH1 2QP
St Thomas More Primary School, Belmont
Thorndale Road, Belmont, DH1 2AQ
Durham Sixth Form Centre
Providence Row, The Sands, Durham, DH1 1SG
University of Durham
University Office, Old Evet, Durham, DH1 3HP
Not applicable1.7km
The Independent Grammar School:Durham
Claypath, Durham, DH1 1RH
Not applicable1.8km
Belmont Cheveley Park Primary School
Scardale Way, Belmont, Durham, DH1 2TX