John Scurr Primary School (Stepney Green) data

John Scurr Primary School is located in Stepney Green, London and falls under the local authority of Tower Hamlets. This mixed-sex primary school has 463 pupils, with a capacity of 470, aged from two up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 30 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £46,033. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 14th March 2023 resulting in an good rating.

John Scurr Primary School contact details

AddressJohn Scurr Primary School
Cephas Street
Stepney Green
E1 4AX
HeadteacherMs Maria Lewington

About John Scurr 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 ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date20th January 2022
School Capacity470
Number of Pupils46399% capacity
Number of Boys24553%
Number of Girls21847%
Free School Meals (%)32.40%

Where is John Scurr Primary School?

Street AddressCephas Street
LocalityStepney Green
PostcodeE1 4AX
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John Scurr Primary School on a map

John Scurr Primary School map (E1 4AX) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection14th March 2023
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at John Scurr Primary School

Total Number of Teachers30
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)26.2
Total Number of Teaching Assistants32
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)18.8
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff9
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)6.9
Pupil:Teacher Ratio17.5
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£46,033

John Scurr Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameJohn Scurr Primary School
Establishment Number2341
Unique Reference Number100906
Local AuthorityTower Hamlets
Local Authority Code211
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE09000030
Government Office RegionLondon
DistrictTower Hamlets
District CodeE09000030
WardBethnal Green
Parliamentary ConstituencyBethnal Green and Bow
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaTower Hamlets 011
Lower Super Output AreaTower Hamlets 011A

John Scurr Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date16th June 2023
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 Number10074594
Further Education TypeNot applicable

John Scurr Primary School geodata


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Hague Primary School
Wilmot Street, London, E2 0BP
Morpeth School
Portman Place, Bethnal Green, London, E2 0PX