King Edward Primary School (North Shields) data

King Edward Primary School is located in North Shields, North Tyneside and falls under the local authority of North Tyneside. This mixed-sex primary school has 461 pupils, with a capacity of 420, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is foundation school. The school has 23 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £38,274. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 19th April 2018 resulting in an good rating.

King Edward Primary School contact details

AddressKing Edward Primary School
Preston Avenue
North Shields
North Tyneside
Tyne and Wear
NE30 2BD
HeadteacherKate Byrne

About King Edward Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentFoundation 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 Capacity420
Number of Pupils461110% capacity
Number of Boys21948%
Number of Girls24252%
Free School Meals (%)11.6%

Where is King Edward Primary School?

Street AddressPreston Avenue
LocalityNorth Shields
TownNorth Tyneside
CountyTyne and Wear
PostcodeNE30 2BD
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King Edward Primary School on a map

King Edward Primary School map (NE30 2BD) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection19th April 2018
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at King Edward Primary School

Total Number of Teachers23
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)21.5
Total Number of Teaching Assistants19
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)11.6
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff2
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1.7
Pupil:Teacher Ratio21.1
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£38,274

King Edward Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameKing Edward Primary School
Establishment Number2013
Unique Reference Number108573
Local AuthorityNorth Tyneside
Local Authority Code392
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000022
Government Office RegionNorth East
DistrictNorth Tyneside
District CodeE08000022
Parliamentary ConstituencyTynemouth
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaNorth Tyneside 017
Lower Super Output AreaNorth Tyneside 017C

King Edward Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date10th 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 flagSupported by a trust
TrustThe North Tyneside Learning Trust
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10069383
Further Education TypeNot applicable

King Edward Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to King Edward Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Christ Church CofE Primary School
Kielder Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AD
Southlands School
Beach Road, Tynemouth, North Shields, NE30 2QR
Not applicable747m
John Spence Community High School
Preston Road, North Shields, NE29 9PU
Spring Gardens Primary School
Brightman Road, North Shields, NE29 0HP
Sir James Knott Memorial Nursery School
Percy Square, River View, Tynemouth, North Shields, NE30 4AG
Monkhouse Primary School
Wallington Avenue, North Shields, NE30 3SH
St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School, North Shields
Lovaine Place, North Shields, NE29 0BU
Marden High School
Hartington Road, Cullercoats, North Shields, NE30 3RZ
Kings Priory School
Huntington Place, Tynemouth, North Shields, NE30 4RF
Whitehouse Primary School
Whitehouse Lane, North Shields, NE29 8PE