Queen Elizabeth School data

Queen Elizabeth School falls under the local authority of Westmorland and Furness. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,174 pupils, with a capacity of 1,228, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is academy converter. The school has 101 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £40,969. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 13th October 2022 resulting in an good rating.

Queen Elizabeth School contact details

AddressQueen Elizabeth School
Kirkby Lonsdale
HeadteacherCathy O'Neill

About Queen Elizabeth School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy converter
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date19th January 2023
School Capacity1,228
Number of Pupils1,17496% capacity
Number of Boys58350%
Number of Girls59150%
Free School Meals (%)6.90%

Where is Queen Elizabeth School?

Street AddressKirkby Lonsdale
PostcodeLA6 2HJ
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Queen Elizabeth School on a map

Queen Elizabeth School map (LA6 2HJ) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection13th October 2022
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Queen Elizabeth School

Total Number of Teachers101
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)90
Total Number of Teaching Assistants20
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)16
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff43
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)35.8
Pupil:Teacher Ratio15.4
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£40,969

Queen Elizabeth School administrative data

Establishment NameQueen Elizabeth School
Establishment Number5411
Unique Reference Number136357
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
WardSedbergh and Kirkby Lonsdale
Parliamentary ConstituencyWestmorland and Lonsdale
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe in a sparse setting
Middle Super Output AreaSouth Lakeland 009
Lower Super Output AreaSouth Lakeland 009B

Queen Elizabeth School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date16th January 2024
Reason Establishment OpenedAcademy Converter
Open Date1st December 2010

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 multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorLunesdale Learning Trust


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10032222
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Queen Elizabeth School geodata


Nearest schools to Queen Elizabeth School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Queen Elizabeth Studio School
Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2HJ
St Mary's CofE Primary School
Kendal Road, Kirkby Lonsdale, Carnforth, LA6 2DN
Underley Garden School
Kirkby Lonsdale, Carnforth, LA6 2DZ
Not applicable1.8km
Casterton, Sedbergh Preparatory School
Casterton, Kirkby Lonsdale, Carnforth, LA6 2SG
Not applicable2.2km
Leck St Peter's Church of England Primary School
Leck, Via Carnforth, LA6 2JD
Arkholme Church of England Primary School
Arkholme, Carnforth, LA6 1AU
Melling St Wilfrid Church of England Primary School
Lodge Lane, Melling, Carnforth, LA6 2RE
Burton Morewood CofE Primary School
Main Street, Burton-in-Kendal, Carnforth, LA6 1ND
Holme Primary School
North Road, Holme, Carnforth, LA6 1QA
St Patrick's CofE School
Gatebeck Road, Endmoor, St. Patricks C of E School, Gatebeck Road, Kendal, LA8 0HH