Durham Johnston Comprehensive School data

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School is located in Durham and falls under the local authority of County Durham. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,691 pupils, with a capacity of 1,700, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 97 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £41,366. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 12th February 2015 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School contact details

AddressDurham Johnston Comprehensive School
Crossgate Moor
County Durham
HeadteacherMr Andrew O'Sullivan

About Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,700
Number of Pupils1,69199% capacity
Number of Boys84250%
Number of Girls84950%
Free School Meals (%)12.8%

Where is Durham Johnston Comprehensive School?

Street AddressCrossgate Moor
CountyCounty Durham
PostcodeDH1 4SU
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Durham Johnston Comprehensive School on a map

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School map (DH1 4SU) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionNorth East, Yorkshire and the Humber

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Durham Johnston Comprehensive School Ofsted reports from 11th February 2015 (ITS453391) and 15th February 2011 (ITS357518).

Inspection numberITS453391ITS357518
Inspection typeExempt School Inspection
Inspection type groupingSection 8 deemed section 5
Event type groupingSchools - S8 deemed S5
Inspection start date11th February 201515th February 2011
Inspection end date12th February 201516th February 2011
Publication date6th March 201515th March 2011
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection12th February 2015
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

Total Number of Teachers97
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)93.2
Total Number of Teaching Assistants9
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)8.6
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff22
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)17.2
Pupil:Teacher Ratio16.7
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£41,366

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School administrative data

Establishment NameDurham Johnston Comprehensive School
Establishment Number4200
Unique Reference Number114312
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
WardNeville's Cross
Parliamentary ConstituencyCity of Durham
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaCounty Durham 033
Lower Super Output AreaCounty Durham 033D

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date3rd December 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 Number10002066
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Durham Johnston Comprehensive School geodata


Nearest schools to Durham Johnston Comprehensive School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Leonard's Catholic School
North End, Durham, DH1 4NG
Neville's Cross Primary School and Nursery
Relly Path, Neville's Cross, Durham, DH1 4JG
St Margaret's Church of England Primary School
Crossgate Peth, Durham, DH1 4QB
Durham Cathedral Schools Foundation
Quarry Heads Lane, DURHAM, DH1 4SZ
Not applicable1.3km
Durham Trinity School & Sports College
Dunholme Close, Aykley Heads, Durham, DH1 5WB
Not applicable1.4km
Durham Sixth Form Centre
Providence Row, The Sands, Durham, DH1 1SG
The Independent Grammar School:Durham
Claypath, Durham, DH1 1RH
Not applicable1.5km
University of Durham
University Office, Old Evet, Durham, DH1 3HP
Not applicable1.8km
New College Durham
Framwellgate Moor Centre, Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5ES
16 plus1.8km
St Oswald's Church of England Aided Primary and Nursery School
Church Street, Durham, DH1 3DQ