West Denton Primary School data

West Denton Primary School is located in West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne and falls under the local authority of Newcastle upon Tyne. This mixed-sex primary school has 298 pupils, with a capacity of 367, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is foundation school. The school has 17 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £38,907. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 13th March 2018 resulting in an good rating.

West Denton Primary School contact details

AddressWest Denton Primary School
Hillhead Road
West Denton
Tyne and Wear
HeadteacherMr Mick MingStones

About West Denton Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentFoundation 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 Date21st January 2021
School Capacity367
Number of Pupils29881% capacity
Number of Boys16054%
Number of Girls13846%
Free School Meals (%)55.3%

Where is West Denton Primary School?

Street AddressHillhead Road
LocalityWest Denton
CountyTyne and Wear
PostcodeNE5 1DN
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West Denton Primary School on a map

West Denton Primary School map (NE5 1DN) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection13th March 2018
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at West Denton Primary School

Total Number of Teachers17
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)14.4
Total Number of Teaching Assistants15
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)9.9
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)1.6
Pupil:Teacher Ratio21.3
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£38,907

West Denton Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameWest Denton Primary School
Establishment Number2015
Unique Reference Number108449
Local AuthorityNewcastle upon Tyne
Local Authority Code391
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000021
Government Office RegionNorth East
DistrictNewcastle upon Tyne
District CodeE08000021
WardDenton & Westerhope
Parliamentary ConstituencyNewcastle upon Tyne North
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaNewcastle upon Tyne 015
Lower Super Output AreaNewcastle upon Tyne 015C

West Denton Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date1st February 2022
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 flagSupported by a trust
TrustOuter West Learning Trust
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10069326
Further Education TypeNot applicable

West Denton Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to West Denton Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
St John Vianney RC Primary School
Hillhead Road, West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 1DN
Studio West
West Denton Way, West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 2SZ
Milecastle Primary School
Hillhead Parkway, Chapel House, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 1LH
Knop Law Primary School
Hillhead Parkway, Chapel House, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 1DS
Westerhope Primary School
Hillhead Road, Westerhope, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 1NE
Mary Astell Academy
Linhope Road, West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 2LW
Not applicable1km
Thomas Bewick School
Linhope Road, West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 2LW
Not applicable1km
Beech Hill Primary School
Linhope Road, West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 2LW
Broadwood Primary School
Broadwood Road, Denton Burn, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE15 7TB
Waverley Primary School
Maple Close, Lemington, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE15 7QZ