Wombourne High School data

Wombourne High School is located in Wombourne, Wolverhampton and falls under the local authority of Staffordshire. This mixed-sex secondary school has 942 pupils, with a capacity of 1,106, aged from eleven up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is academy sponsor led. The school has 63 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £38,668. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 14th March 2018 resulting in an requires improvement rating.

Wombourne High School contact details

AddressWombourne High School
Ounsdale Road
West Midlands
PrincipalDr Gemma Smith

About Wombourne High School

Phase of EducationSecondary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy sponsor led
Admissions PolicyNon-selective
Statutory Low Age11
Statutory High Age18
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNot applicable


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity1,106
Number of Pupils94285% capacity
Number of Boys46750%
Number of Girls47550%
Free School Meals (%)10.7%

Where is Wombourne High School?

Street AddressOunsdale Road
CountyWest Midlands
PostcodeWV5 8BJ
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Wombourne High School on a map

Wombourne High School map (WV5 8BJ) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionWest Midlands

Wombourne High School Ofsted Report

This table compares the Wombourne High School Ofsted reports from 13th March 2018 (10042843) and 26th September 2013 (ITS427115).

Inspection number10042843ITS427115
Inspection typeAcademy First Section 5
Inspection type groupingAcademy First Section 5
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date13th March 201826th September 2013
Inspection end date14th March 201827th September 2013
Publication date19th April 201817th October 2013
Overall effectiveness
Requires Improvement
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
No Judgement
No Judgement
Ofsted Last Inspection14th March 2018
Ofsted RatingRequires improvement
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at Wombourne High School

Total Number of Teachers63
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)59.8
Total Number of Teaching Assistants13
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)10.1
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff26
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)20.2
Pupil:Teacher Ratio14.7
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£38,668

Wombourne High School administrative data

Establishment NameWombourne High School
Establishment Number4010
Unique Reference Number141343
Local AuthorityStaffordshire
Local Authority Code860
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000028
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
DistrictSouth Staffordshire
District CodeE07000196
WardWombourne North and Lower Penn
Parliamentary ConstituencySouth Staffordshire
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaSouth Staffordshire 013
Lower Super Output AreaSouth Staffordshire 013D

Wombourne High School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date1st February 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedNew Provision
Open Date1st March 2015

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorInvictus Education Trust


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10047466
Further Education TypeNot applicable

Wombourne High School geodata


Nearest schools to Wombourne High School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Westfield Primary School
Ounsdale Road, Wombourne, Westfield Primary School, Wolverhampton, WV5 8BH
St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School
Lindale Drive, Wombourne, Wolverhampton, WV5 8DZ
Cherry Trees School
Giggetty Lane, Wombourne, Wolverhampton, WV5 0AX
Not applicable553m
St Benedict Biscop CofE Primary School
School Road, Wombourne, Wolverhampton, WV5 9DZ
Blakeley Heath Primary School
Sytch Lane, Wombourne, Wolverhampton, WV5 0JR
All Saints' CofE Primary School
School Road, Trysull, Wolverhampton, WV5 7HR
St John's CofE (C) Primary School
Wombourne Road, Swindon, Dudley, DY3 4NB
Maidensbridge Primary School
Beachcroft Road, Wall Heath, Kingswinford, DY6 0HX
Penn Hall School
Vicarage Road, Penn, Wolverhampton, WV4 5HP
Not applicable3.3km
St Bartholomew's Church of England Primary School
Sedgley Road, Penn, Wolverhampton, WV4 5LG