Highfield Community Primary School (Rowlands Gill) data

Highfield Community Primary School is located in Rowlands Gill and falls under the local authority of Gateshead. This mixed-sex primary school has 130 pupils, with a capacity of 158, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 8 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £41,223. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 27th September 2018 resulting in an good rating.

Highfield Community Primary School contact details

AddressHighfield Community Primary School
Whinfield Way
Rowlands Gill
Tyne and Wear
NE39 2JE
HeadteacherMr Steven Thompson

About Highfield Community Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity158
Number of Pupils13082% capacity
Number of Boys5341%
Number of Girls7759%
Free School Meals (%)35.6%

Where is Highfield Community Primary School?

Street AddressWhinfield Way
TownRowlands Gill
CountyTyne and Wear
PostcodeNE39 2JE
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Highfield Community Primary School on a map

Highfield Community Primary School map (NE39 2JE) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionNorth East, Yorkshire and the Humber

Highfield Community Primary School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Highfield Community Primary School Ofsted reports from 26th September 2018 (10047862) and 19th June 2013 (ITS412993).

Inspection number10047862ITS412993
Inspection typeExempt School Inspection
Inspection type groupingSection 8 deemed section 5
Event type groupingSchools - S8 deemed S5
Inspection start date26th September 201819th June 2013
Inspection end date27th September 201820th June 2013
Publication date18th October 201811th July 2013
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection27th September 2018
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Highfield Community Primary School

Total Number of Teachers8
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)7.6
Total Number of Teaching Assistants10
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)6.6
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff1
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1
Pupil:Teacher Ratio16.4
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£41,223

Highfield Community Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameHighfield Community Primary School
Establishment Number2186
Unique Reference Number108351
Local AuthorityGateshead
Local Authority Code390
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000037
Government Office RegionNorth East
District CodeE08000037
WardChopwell and Rowlands Gill
Parliamentary ConstituencyBlaydon
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Middle Super Output AreaGateshead 024
Lower Super Output AreaGateshead 024A

Highfield Community 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


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10072216
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Highfield Community Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Highfield Community Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Joseph's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Highfield
Whinfield Way, Highfield, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2JE
Rowlands Gill Community Primary School
Dominines Close, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2PP
High Spen Primary School
Hugar Road, High Spen, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2BQ
Burnopfield Primary School
Front Street, Burnopfield, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE16 6PT
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School
Byermoor, Burnopfield, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE16 6NU
Chopwell Primary School
Derwent Street, Chopwell, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE17 7HS
Winlaton West Lane Community Primary School
West Lane, Winlaton, Blaydon-on-Tyne, NE21 6PH
Greenside Primary School
Rockwood Hill Road, Greenside, Ryton, NE40 4AX
Parkhead Community Primary School
Park Lane, Winlaton, Blaydon-on-Tyne, NE21 6LT
Clover Hill Community Primary School
Glenhurst Drive, Whickham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE16 5SJ