White Rock Primary School (Paignton) data

White Rock Primary School is located in Paignton and falls under the local authority of Torbay. This mixed-sex primary school has 669 pupils, with a capacity of 655, aged from two up to eleven, and the type of establishment is foundation school. The school has 24 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £32,797. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 12th March 2019 resulting in an good rating.

White Rock Primary School contact details

AddressWhite Rock Primary School
Davies Avenue
HeadteacherMrs Sarah Tomkinson

About White Rock Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentFoundation school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age2
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterNone
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity655
Number of Pupils669102% capacity
Number of Boys34752%
Number of Girls32248%
Free School Meals (%)19.5%

Where is White Rock Primary School?

Street AddressDavies Avenue
PostcodeTQ4 7AW
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White Rock Primary School on a map

White Rock Primary School map (TQ4 7AW) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection12th March 2019
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at White Rock Primary School

Total Number of Teachers24
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)22.7
Total Number of Teaching Assistants22
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)17.3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff10
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)5.1
Pupil:Teacher Ratio20.8
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£32,797

White Rock Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameWhite Rock Primary School
Establishment Number2439
Previous Establishment Number2439
Unique Reference Number113216
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
WardChurston with Galmpton
Parliamentary ConstituencyTotnes
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaTorbay 016
Lower Super Output AreaTorbay 016D

White Rock Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date6th January 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 flagNot supported by a trust
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10073684
Further Education TypeNot applicable

White Rock Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to White Rock Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
South Devon College
Vantage Point, Long Road, Paignton, TQ4 7EJ
16 plus1km
Roselands Primary School
Lynmouth Avenue, Paignton, TQ4 7RQ
Galmpton Church of England Primary School
Greenway Road, Galmpton, Brixham, TQ5 0LT
Churston Ferrers Grammar School Academy
Greenway Road, Churston Ferrers, Brixham, TQ5 0LN
Cambian Devon School
Intek House, 52 Borough Road, Paignton, TQ4 7DQ
Not applicable2.1km
Hayes School
Hayes Road, Paignton, TQ4 5PJ
Paignton Academy
Waterleat Road, Paignton, TQ3 3WA
St Michael's Church of England Academy
C/O Lal Language School , Conway Road, Paignton, TQ4 5LH
Curledge Street Academy
Curledge Street, Paignton, TQ4 5BA
Collaton St Mary Church of England Primary School
Blagdon Road, Paignton, TQ3 3YA