Queen Elizabeth School data

Queen Elizabeth School falls under the local authority of Cumbria. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,167 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 21st November 2008 resulting in an outstanding 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 Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,228
Number of Pupils1,16795% capacity
Number of Boys58750%
Number of Girls58050%
Free School Meals (%)5.1%

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 RegionNorth West

Queen Elizabeth School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Queen Elizabeth School Ofsted reports from 21st November 2008 (ITS325608) and 19th September 2005 (ITS278932).

Inspection numberITS325608ITS278932
Inspection typeSection 5 RTI Historic
Inspection type groupingSection 5 RTI Historic
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date21st November 200819th September 2005
Inspection end date21st November 200820th September 2005
Publication date10th December 200814th October 2005
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
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 AuthorityCumbria
Local Authority Code909
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000006
Government Office RegionNorth West
DistrictSouth Lakeland
District CodeE07000031
WardSedbergh & 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 Date7th February 2022
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, 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
Wennington Hall School
Lodge Lane, Wennington, Lancaster, LA2 8NS
Not applicable8.2km
Holme Primary School
North Road, Holme, Carnforth, LA6 1QA