Whitmore High School (Harrow) data

Whitmore High School is located in Harrow and falls under the local authority of Harrow. This mixed-sex secondary school has 1,713 pupils, with a capacity of 1,350, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 125 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,220. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 6th March 2015 resulting in an outstanding rating.

Whitmore High School contact details

AddressWhitmore High School
Porlock Avenue
HeadteacherMs S Hammond

About Whitmore High School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,350
Number of Pupils1,713127% capacity
Number of Boys89352%
Number of Girls82048%
Free School Meals (%)18.4%

Where is Whitmore High School?

Street AddressPorlock Avenue
PostcodeHA2 0AD
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Whitmore High School on a map

Whitmore High School map (HA2 0AD) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionLondon

Whitmore High School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Whitmore High School Ofsted reports from 5th March 2015 (ITS453337) and 2nd May 2007 (ITS286318).

Inspection numberITS453337ITS286318
Inspection typeExempt School Inspection
Inspection type groupingSection 8 deemed section 5
Event type groupingSchools - S8 deemed S5
Inspection start date5th March 20152nd May 2007
Inspection end date6th March 20153rd May 2007
Publication date30th March 201523rd May 2007
Overall effectiveness
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection6th March 2015
Ofsted RatingOutstanding
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Whitmore High School

Total Number of Teachers125
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)117.5
Total Number of Teaching Assistants52
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)35.8
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff32
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)25
Pupil:Teacher Ratio14.2
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,220

Whitmore High School administrative data

Establishment NameWhitmore High School
Establishment Number4026
Unique Reference Number102239
Local AuthorityHarrow
Local Authority Code310
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE09000015
Government Office RegionLondon
District CodeE09000015
WardHarrow on the Hill
Parliamentary ConstituencyHarrow West
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaHarrow 027
Lower Super Output AreaHarrow 027B

Whitmore High School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date16th 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
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Priority 1PD - Physical Disability


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10015834
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Whitmore High School geodata


Nearest schools to Whitmore High School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Grange Primary School
Welbeck Road, South Harrow, Harrow, HA2 0RY
Roxeth Mead School
25 Middle Road, HARROW, HA2 0HW
Not applicable649m
Hillview Nursery School
2 Grange Road, South Harrow, HA2 0LW
The John Lyon School
Middle Road, Harrow-on-the-Hill, HA2 0HN
Not applicable696m
Vaughan Primary School
The Gardens, Vaughan Road, West Harrow, Harrow, HA1 4EL
Roxeth Primary School
Brickfields, Byron Hill Road, Harrow, HA2 0JA
St Anselm's Catholic Primary School
Roxborough Park, Harrow, HA1 3BE
Harrow School
5 High Street, Harrow-on-the-Hill, HA1 3HP
Not applicable1.1km
St Dominic's Sixth Form College
Mount Park Avenue, Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, HA1 3HX
16 plus1.1km
Regent Independent College
167 Imperial Drive, Harrow, HA2 7HD
Not applicable1.1km