Linwood School (Winton) data

Linwood School is located in Winton, Bournemouth and falls under the local authority of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. This mixed-sex school has 369 pupils, with a capacity of 397, aged from three up to nineteen, and the type of establishment is community special school. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 11th January 2018 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Linwood School contact details

AddressLinwood School
Alma Road
HeadteacherMrs Gemma Talbot

About Linwood School

Phase of EducationNot applicable
Type of EstablishmentCommunity special school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age19
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesHas Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity397
Number of Pupils36993% capacity
Number of Boys26973%
Number of Girls10027%
Free School Meals (%)41.1%

Where is Linwood School?

Street AddressAlma Road
PostcodeBH9 1AJ
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Linwood School on a map

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Ofsted Last Inspection11th January 2018
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Linwood School administrative data

Establishment NameLinwood School
Establishment Number7012
Unique Reference Number113961
Local AuthorityBournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Local Authority Code839
Previous Local AuthorityPre-LGR 2019 Bournemouth
Previous Local Authority Code837
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeX999999
Government Office RegionSouth West
DistrictBournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
District CodeE06000058
WardWinton East
Parliamentary ConstituencyBournemouth West
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaBournemouth 013
Lower Super Output AreaBournemouth 013D

Linwood School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date5th 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 1ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 2MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 3SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10017916
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Linwood School geodata


Nearest schools to Linwood School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Martin's School
15 Stokewood Road, Bournemouth, BH3 7NA
Not applicable603m
St Luke's Church of England Primary School
Bemister Road, Winton, Bournemouth, BH9 1LG
Cambian Wing College
126 Richmond Park Road, Bournemouth, BH8 8TH
Not applicable848m
Malmesbury Park Primary School
Lowther Road, Bournemouth, BH8 8LU
Bournemouth Christian School
29-35 Wimborne Road, Bournemouth, BH2 6NA
Not applicable943m
Queen's Park Academy
East Way, Bournemouth, BH8 9PU
Talbot House School
8 Firs Glen Road, Winton, Bournemouth, BH9 2LR
Not applicable1.3km
St. Walburga's Catholic Primary School
St. Walburga's Catholic Primary School, Malvern Road, Moordown, Bournemouth, BH9 3BY
Kings Bournemouth
58 Braidley Road, Bournemouth, BH2 6LD
Not applicable1.3km
Queen's Park Infant Academy
East Way, Bournemouth, BH8 9PU