Pennington CofE School (Ulverston) data

Pennington CofE School is located in Ulverston and falls under the local authority of Westmorland and Furness. The school's religious denomination is Church of England. This mixed-sex primary school has 196 pupils, with a capacity of 210, aged from four up to eleven, and the type of establishment is voluntary controlled school. The school has 10 teachers. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 11th March 2020 resulting in an good rating.

Pennington CofE School contact details

AddressPennington CofE School
LA12 0RR
HeadteacherMrs Helen Storey

About Pennington CofE School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentVoluntary controlled school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age4
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterChurch of England
DioceseDiocese of Carlisle
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date19th January 2023
School Capacity210
Number of Pupils19693% capacity
Number of Boys8945%
Number of Girls10755%
Free School Meals (%)8.70%

Where is Pennington CofE School?

Street AddressPennington
PostcodeLA12 0RR
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Pennington CofE School on a map

Pennington CofE School map (LA12 0RR) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionNorth West

Pennington CofE School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Pennington CofE School Ofsted reports from 10th March 2020 (10110865) and 21st September 2006 (ITS289237).

Inspection number10110865ITS289237
Inspection typeExempt School Inspection
Inspection type groupingSection 8 deemed section 5
Event type groupingSchools - S8 deemed S5
Inspection start date10th March 202021st September 2006
Inspection end date11th March 202021st September 2006
Publication date18th May 202011th October 2006
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
Ofsted Last Inspection11th March 2020
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Pennington CofE School

Total Number of Teachers10
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)8.4
Total Number of Teaching Assistants15
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)6.7
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff2
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1.1
Pupil:Teacher Ratio22.4
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All TeachersNA

Pennington CofE School administrative data

Establishment NamePennington CofE School
Establishment Number3128
Unique Reference Number112284
Local AuthorityWestmorland and Furness
Local Authority Code943
Previous Local AuthorityPre-LGR 2023 Cumbria
Previous Local Authority Code909
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE06000064
Government Office RegionNorth West
DistrictWestmorland and Furness
District CodeE06000064
WardHigh Furness
Parliamentary ConstituencyBarrow and Furness
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Middle Super Output AreaSouth Lakeland 008
Lower Super Output AreaSouth Lakeland 008D

Pennington CofE School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date23rd January 2024
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 Number10074923
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Pennington CofE School geodata


Nearest schools to Pennington CofE School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Lindal and Marton Primary School
Pit Lane, Lindal, Ulverston, LA12 0NB
Croftlands Infant School
Oakwood Drive, Ulverston, LA12 9JU
Croftlands Junior School
Oakwood Drive, Ulverston, LA12 9JU
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Ulverston
Springfield Road, Ulverston, LA12 0EA
Ulverston Victoria High School
Springfield Road, Ulverston, LA12 0EB
Sir John Barrow School
Argyle Street, Sir John Barrow School, Ulverston, LA12 0BD
Church Walk CofE Primary School
Church Walk, Ulverston, LA12 7EN
Low Furness CofE Primary School
Church Road, Great Urswick, Ulverston, LA12 0TA
Sandside Lodge School
Springfield Road, Ulverston, LA12 0DZ
Not applicable3.8km
Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School, Dalton-In-Furness
Crooklands Brow, Dalton-in-Furness, LA15 8LB