St Leonard's Catholic School (Durham) data

St Leonard's Catholic School is located in Durham and falls under the local authority of County Durham. The school's religious denomination is Roman Catholic. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,386 pupils, with a capacity of 1,265, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is academy converter. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 10th October 2019 resulting in an good rating.

St Leonard's Catholic School contact details

AddressSt Leonard's Catholic School
North End
HeadteacherMr Christopher Hammill

About St Leonard's Catholic 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 CharacterRoman Catholic
DioceseDiocese of Hexham and Newcastle
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,265
Number of Pupils1,386110% capacity
Number of Boys64246%
Number of Girls74454%
Free School Meals (%)8.8%

Where is St Leonard's Catholic School?

Street AddressNorth End
PostcodeDH1 4NG
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St Leonard's Catholic School on a map

St Leonard's Catholic School map (DH1 4NG) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection10th October 2019
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

St Leonard's Catholic School administrative data

Establishment NameSt Leonard's Catholic School
Establishment Number4691
Unique Reference Number143583
Local AuthorityCounty Durham
Local Authority Code840
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1997) Durham
Previous Local Authority Code913
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE06000047
Government Office RegionNorth East
DistrictCounty Durham
District CodeE06000047
WardNeville's Cross
Parliamentary ConstituencyCity of Durham
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaCounty Durham 033
Lower Super Output AreaCounty Durham 033B

St Leonard's Catholic School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date20th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedAcademy Converter
Open Date1st November 2016

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 SponsorBishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10061772
Further Education TypeNot applicable

St Leonard's Catholic School geodata


Nearest schools to St Leonard's Catholic School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Durham Trinity School & Sports College
Dunholme Close, Aykley Heads, Durham, DH1 5WB
Not applicable745m
Durham Johnston Comprehensive School
Crossgate Moor, Durham, DH1 4SU
Durham Sixth Form Centre
Providence Row, The Sands, Durham, DH1 1SG
The Independent Grammar School:Durham
Claypath, Durham, DH1 1RH
Not applicable1.1km
St Margaret's Church of England Primary School
Crossgate Peth, Durham, DH1 4QB
Durham Cathedral Schools Foundation
Quarry Heads Lane, DURHAM, DH1 4SZ
Not applicable1.4km
Neville's Cross Primary School and Nursery
Relly Path, Neville's Cross, Durham, DH1 4JG
Framwellgate Moor Primary School
Newton Drive, Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5BG
University of Durham
University Office, Old Evet, Durham, DH1 3HP
Not applicable1.5km
New College Durham
Framwellgate Moor Centre, Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5ES
16 plus1.5km