Morpeth School (Bethnal Green) data

Morpeth School is located in Bethnal Green, London and falls under the local authority of Tower Hamlets. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,556 pupils, with a capacity of 1,600, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 113 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £44,946. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 9th May 2013 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Morpeth School contact details

AddressMorpeth School
Portman Place
Bethnal Green
E2 0PX
HeadteacherMs Jemima Reilly

About Morpeth School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date20th January 2022
School Capacity1,600
Number of Pupils1,55697% capacity
Number of Boys85855%
Number of Girls69845%
Free School Meals (%)41.10%

Where is Morpeth School?

Street AddressPortman Place
LocalityBethnal Green
PostcodeE2 0PX
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Morpeth School on a map

Morpeth School map (E2 0PX) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionLondon

Morpeth School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Morpeth School Ofsted reports from 8th May 2013 (ITS411907) and 21st November 2007 (ITS307543).

Inspection numberITS411907ITS307543
Inspection typeS5 Inspection
Inspection type groupingS5 Inspection
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date8th May 201321st November 2007
Inspection end date9th May 201321st November 2007
Publication date6th June 201311th December 2007
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection9th May 2013
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Morpeth School

Total Number of Teachers113
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)107.7
Total Number of Teaching Assistants76
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)66
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff38
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)34.1
Pupil:Teacher Ratio13.8
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£44,946

Morpeth School administrative data

Establishment NameMorpeth School
Establishment Number4150
Unique Reference Number100967
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 007
Lower Super Output AreaTower Hamlets 007A

Morpeth School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date13th July 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 Number10016609
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Morpeth School geodata


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SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Rachel Keeling Nursery School
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Bangabandhu Primary School
Wessex Street, Bethnal Green, London, E2 0LB
London East Alternative Provision
21 Tollet Street, Stepney, London, E1 4EE
Not applicable344m
Bonner Primary School
Stainsbury Street, Bethnal Green, London, E2 0NF
Globe Primary School
Gawber Street, Bethnal Green, London, E2 0JH
Darul Hadis Latifiah
1 Cornwall Avenue, London, E2 0HW
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Mazahirul Uloom London School
241-243 Mile End Road, Stepney, London, E1 4AA
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John Scurr Primary School
Cephas Street, Stepney Green, London, E1 4AX
St John's Church of England Primary School
Peel Grove, Bethnal Green, London, E2 9LR
Alice Model Nursery School
14 Beaumont Grove, Stepney, London, E1 4NQ