High Spen Primary School data

High Spen Primary School is located in High Spen, Rowlands Gill and falls under the local authority of Gateshead. This mixed-sex primary school has 195 pupils, with a capacity of 240, aged from two up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 10 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £35,461. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 31st January 2017 resulting in an good rating.

High Spen Primary School contact details

AddressHigh Spen Primary School
Hugar Road
High Spen
Rowlands Gill
Tyne and Wear
NE39 2BQ
HeadteacherMr Andrew Firth

About High Spen Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
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 Capacity240
Number of Pupils19581% capacity
Number of Boys10051%
Number of Girls9549%
Free School Meals (%)27.8%

Where is High Spen Primary School?

Street AddressHugar Road
LocalityHigh Spen
TownRowlands Gill
CountyTyne and Wear
PostcodeNE39 2BQ
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High Spen Primary School on a map

High Spen Primary School map (NE39 2BQ) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection31st January 2017
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at High Spen Primary School

Total Number of Teachers10
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)8.4
Total Number of Teaching Assistants9
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)7.3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff2
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1.2
Pupil:Teacher Ratio20.1
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£35,461

High Spen Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameHigh Spen Primary School
Establishment Number2168
Unique Reference Number108340
Local AuthorityGateshead
Local Authority Code390
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000037
Government Office RegionNorth East
District CodeE08000037
WardWinlaton and High Spen
Parliamentary ConstituencyBlaydon
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Middle Super Output AreaGateshead 024
Lower Super Output AreaGateshead 024D

High Spen Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date18th 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 Number10068761
Further Education TypeNot applicable

High Spen Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to High Spen Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Highfield Community Primary School
Whinfield Way, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2JE
St Joseph's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Highfield
Whinfield Way, Highfield, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2JE
Chopwell Primary School
Derwent Street, Chopwell, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE17 7HS
Greenside Primary School
Rockwood Hill Road, Greenside, Ryton, NE40 4AX
Rowlands Gill Community Primary School
Dominines Close, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2PP
St Agnes' Catholic Primary School
Rosedale Road, Crawcrook, Ryton, NE40 4UN
Winlaton West Lane Community Primary School
West Lane, Winlaton, Blaydon-on-Tyne, NE21 6PH
Burnopfield Primary School
Front Street, Burnopfield, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE16 6PT
Emmaville Primary School
Main Street, Crawcrook, Ryton, NE40 4ND
Ryton Community Infant School
Main Road, Ryton, NE40 3AF