Sacred Heart Catholic School (Paignton) data

Sacred Heart Catholic School is located in Paignton and falls under the local authority of Torbay. The school's religious denomination is Roman Catholic. This mixed-sex primary school has 233 pupils, with a capacity of 210, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is academy converter. The school has 15 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £34,403. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 1st March 2017 resulting in an good rating.

Sacred Heart Catholic School contact details

AddressSacred Heart Catholic School
Cecil Road
HeadteacherHeadteacher Nichola Day

About Sacred Heart Catholic School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy converter
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterRoman Catholic
DioceseDiocese of Plymouth
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity210
Number of Pupils233111% capacity
Number of Boys10143%
Number of Girls13257%
Free School Meals (%)24.6%

Where is Sacred Heart Catholic School?

Street AddressCecil Road
PostcodeTQ3 2SH
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Sacred Heart Catholic School on a map

Sacred Heart Catholic School map (TQ3 2SH) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection1st March 2017
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Sacred Heart Catholic School

Total Number of Teachers15
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)12.3
Total Number of Teaching Assistants18
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)12.8
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff4
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)2.2
Pupil:Teacher Ratio18.6
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£34,403

Sacred Heart Catholic School administrative data

Establishment NameSacred Heart Catholic School
Establishment Number3613
Previous Establishment Number3613
Unique Reference Number140749
Local AuthorityTorbay
Local Authority Code880
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1998) Devon
Previous Local Authority Code911
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE06000027
Government Office RegionSouth West
District CodeE06000027
WardRoundham with Hyde
Parliamentary ConstituencyTorbay
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaTorbay 014
Lower Super Output AreaTorbay 014B

Sacred Heart Catholic School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date20th September 2021
Reason Establishment OpenedAcademy Converter
Open Date1st April 2014

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 SponsorPlymouth CAST


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10045705
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Sacred Heart Catholic School geodata


Nearest schools to Sacred Heart Catholic School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Oldway Primary School
Higher Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2SY
Preston Bridge School
1 Lower Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2AF
Not applicable207m
The Brunel Academy
170b Torquay Road, Paignton, TQ3 2AL
Not applicable523m
Curledge Street Academy
Curledge Street, Paignton, TQ4 5BA
St Michael's Church of England Academy
C/O Lal Language School , Conway Road, Paignton, TQ4 5LH
Hayes School
Hayes Road, Paignton, TQ4 5PJ
Kings Ash Academy
Pimm Road, Paignton, TQ3 3XA
Paignton Academy
Waterleat Road, Paignton, TQ3 3WA
Preston Primary School
Old Paignton Road, Livermead, Torquay, TQ2 6UY
Cambian Devon School
Intek House, 52 Borough Road, Paignton, TQ4 7DQ
Not applicable2.2km