Hurstmere School (Sidcup) data

Hurstmere School is located in Sidcup and falls under the local authority of Bexley. This boys only secondary school has 1,038 pupils, with a capacity of 1,065, aged from eleven up to sixteen, and the type of establishment is academy converter. The school has 69 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £44,852. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 19th September 2018 resulting in an requires improvement rating.


Hurstmere School contact details

AddressHurstmere School
Hurst Road
DA15 9AW
PrincipalMrs Lynn Bennett

About Hurstmere School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy converter
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age16
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,065
Number of Pupils1,03897% capacity
Number of Boys1,038
Free School Meals (%)7.3%

Where is Hurstmere School?

Street AddressHurst Road
PostcodeDA15 9AW
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Hurstmere School on a map

Hurstmere School map (DA15 9AW) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionLondon

Hurstmere School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Hurstmere School Ofsted reports from 18th September 2018 (10053272) and 27th March 2014 (ITS441262).

Inspection number10053272ITS441262
Inspection typeS5 Inspection
Inspection type groupingS5 Inspection
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date18th September 201827th March 2014
Inspection end date19th September 201828th March 2014
Publication date4th November 201829th April 2014
Overall effectiveness
Requires Improvement
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection19th September 2018
Ofsted RatingRequires improvement
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Hurstmere School

Total Number of Teachers69
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)67.2
Total Number of Teaching Assistants11
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)9.3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff24
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)21.7
Pupil:Teacher Ratio15.6
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£44,852

Hurstmere School administrative data

Establishment NameHurstmere School
Establishment Number5404
Unique Reference Number137368
Local AuthorityBexley
Local Authority Code303
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE09000004
Government Office RegionLondon
District CodeE09000004
WardBlendon & Penhill
Parliamentary ConstituencyOld Bexley and Sidcup
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaBexley 024
Lower Super Output AreaBexley 024E

Hurstmere School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date14th February 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedAcademy Converter
Open Date1st September 2011

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 flagSupported by a single-academy trust
School Sponsor flag-


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10035087
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Hurstmere School geodata


Nearest schools to Hurstmere School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Rose Bruford College
Lamorbey Park, Burnt Oak Lane, Sidcup, DA15 9DF
Not applicable537m
Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar School
Hurst Road, Sidcup, DA15 9AG
Chatsworth Infant School
Burnt Oak Lane, Sidcup, DA15 9DD
Holy Trinity Lamorbey Church of England School
Burnt Oak Lane, Sidcup, DA15 9DB
Marlborough School
Marlborough Park Avenue, Sidcup, DA15 9DP
Not applicable847m
Birkbeck Primary School
Alma Road, Sidcup, DA14 4ED
Burnt Oak Junior School
Burnt Oak Lane, Sidcup, DA15 9DA
Hurst Primary School
Dorchester Avenue, Bexley, DA5 3AJ
Sherwood Park Primary School
Sherwood Park Avenue, Sidcup, DA15 9JQ
Cleeve Meadow School
Bexley Lane, Sidcup, DA14 4JN
Not applicable1.1km