Sir John Barrow School (Ulverston) data

Sir John Barrow School is located in Ulverston and falls under the local authority of Westmorland and Furness. This mixed-sex primary school has 223 pupils, with a capacity of 300, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 16 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £35,764. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 2nd March 2023 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Sir John Barrow School contact details

AddressSir John Barrow School
Argyle Street
Sir John Barrow School
LA12 0BD
HeadteacherMrs Helen Pearson

About Sir John Barrow School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date19th January 2023
School Capacity300
Number of Pupils22374% capacity
Number of Boys11351%
Number of Girls11049%
Free School Meals (%)17.80%

Where is Sir John Barrow School?

Street AddressArgyle Street
Address 3Sir John Barrow School
PostcodeLA12 0BD
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Sir John Barrow School on a map

Sir John Barrow School map (LA12 0BD) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection2nd March 2023
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Sir John Barrow School

Total Number of Teachers16
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)13.3
Total Number of Teaching Assistants3
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)2.2
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff4
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)3.3
Pupil:Teacher Ratio20.2
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£35,764

Sir John Barrow School administrative data

Establishment NameSir John Barrow School
Establishment Number2627
Unique Reference Number112232
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
Parliamentary ConstituencyBarrow and Furness
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaSouth Lakeland 012
Lower Super Output AreaSouth Lakeland 012D

Sir John Barrow 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 Number10074322
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Sir John Barrow School geodata


Nearest schools to Sir John Barrow School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Ulverston
Springfield Road, Ulverston, LA12 0EA
Church Walk CofE Primary School
Church Walk, Ulverston, LA12 7EN
Ulverston Victoria High School
Springfield Road, Ulverston, LA12 0EB
Croftlands Infant School
Oakwood Drive, Ulverston, LA12 9JU
Croftlands Junior School
Oakwood Drive, Ulverston, LA12 9JU
Sandside Lodge School
Springfield Road, Ulverston, LA12 0DZ
Not applicable1.4km
Pennington CofE School
Pennington, Ulverston, LA12 0RR
Lindal and Marton Primary School
Pit Lane, Lindal, Ulverston, LA12 0NB
Low Furness CofE Primary School
Church Road, Great Urswick, Ulverston, LA12 0TA
Penny Bridge CofE School
Greenodd, Ulverston, LA12 7RQ