Tanfield Lea Community Primary School (Stanley) data

Tanfield Lea Community Primary School is located in Stanley and falls under the local authority of County Durham. This mixed-sex primary school has 315 pupils, with a capacity of 310, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 13 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,834. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 28th February 2017 resulting in an good rating.

Tanfield Lea Community Primary School contact details

AddressTanfield Lea Community Primary School
Tanfield Lea
County Durham
HeadteacherK Hemmings

About Tanfield Lea Community Primary 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 ClassesNot applicable


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity310
Number of Pupils315102% capacity
Number of Boys17255%
Number of Girls14345%
Free School Meals (%)23.5%

Where is Tanfield Lea Community Primary School?

Street AddressTanfield Lea
CountyCounty Durham
PostcodeDH9 9LU
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Tanfield Lea Community Primary School on a map

Tanfield Lea Community Primary School map (DH9 9LU) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection28th February 2017
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Tanfield Lea Community Primary School

Total Number of Teachers13
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)13
Total Number of Teaching Assistants11
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)10.5
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff5
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)4
Pupil:Teacher Ratio21
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,834

Tanfield Lea Community Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameTanfield Lea Community Primary School
Establishment Number3522
Unique Reference Number131545
Local AuthorityCounty Durham
Local Authority Code840
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE06000047
Government Office RegionNorth East
DistrictCounty Durham
District CodeE06000047
Parliamentary ConstituencyNorth Durham
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaCounty Durham 006
Lower Super Output AreaCounty Durham 006E

Tanfield Lea Community Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date14th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedResult of Amalgamation
Open Date1st September 2007
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 Number10076709
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Tanfield Lea Community Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to Tanfield Lea Community Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Tanfield School
Tanfield Lea Road, Stanley, DH9 8AY
St Joseph's Catholic Primary, Stanley
Front Street, Stanley, DH9 0NP
Oxhill Nursery School
Oxhill, Stanley, DH9 7LR
Shield Row Primary School
King Edward VIII Terrace, Shield Row, Stanley, DH9 0HQ
North Durham Academy
High Street, Stanley, DH9 0TW
St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, Dipton
North Road, Dipton, Flint Hill, Stanley, DH9 9BB
South Stanley Infant and Nursery School
Tyne Road, South Stanley, Stanley, DH9 6PZ
East Stanley School
Chester Road, East Stanley, Stanley, DH9 0TN
South Stanley Junior School
Tyne Road, South Stanley, Stanley, DH9 6PZ
Croft Community School
Greencroft Road End, Annfield Plain, Stanley, DH9 8PR
Not applicable2.6km