Gibside School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
Special school
PUPILS
167
AGES
2 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Community special school

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(7/3/17)
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95%
NATIONAL AVG. 93%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

7.3:1
NATIONAL AVG. 20.7:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
21.9%
NATIONAL AVG. 8.2%
Persistent Absence
9.6%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.9%
Pupils first language
not English
45.5%
NATIONAL AVG. 20.8%
Free school meals
0.6%
NATIONAL AVG. 12.6%
Pupils with SEN support
Shipcote Lane
Whickham
Gateshead
NE8 4DE
01914336900

School Description

The school meets the needs of pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties. It also meets the needs of pupils with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) and children with severe learning difficulties as well as those with other complex communication and medical needs. Approximately half the pupils on roll are known to be eligible for the pupil premium. This is a significantly larger proportion than the national average. Since the last inspection, the school has further developed its Early Years Foundation Stage provision and currently five nursery-age children attend. The vast majority of pupils are of White British origin and almost twice as many boys attend as girls. An after-school club, which is not run by the school’s governing body, uses the school premises to care for pupils at the end of the school day.

Gibside School Parent Reviews



100% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 71% Agree 21% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 4% {"strongly_agree"=>71, "agree"=>21, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>4} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 75% Agree 14% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 11% {"strongly_agree"=>75, "agree"=>14, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>11} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 57% Agree 29% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 7% {"strongly_agree"=>57, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>7} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
My Child Has Not Been Bullied 93% Strongly Agree 0% Agree 0% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 7% {"my_child_has_not_been_bullied"=>93, "strongly_agree"=>0, "agree"=>0, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>7} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 68% Agree 29% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>68, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
I Have Not Raised Any Concerns 36% Strongly Agree 36% Agree 21% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"i_have_not_raised_any_concerns"=>36, "strongly_agree"=>36, "agree"=>21, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 79% Agree 14% Disagree 7% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>79, "agree"=>14, "disagree"=>7, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 61% Agree 29% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 4% Don't Know 4% {"strongly_agree"=>61, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>4, "dont_know"=>4} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 64% Agree 32% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 4% {"strongly_agree"=>64, "agree"=>32, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>4} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 68% Agree 29% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>68, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 71% Agree 29% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>71, "agree"=>29, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 39% Agree 18% Disagree 18% Strongly Disagree 11% Don't Know 14% {"strongly_agree"=>39, "agree"=>18, "disagree"=>18, "strongly_disagree"=>11, "dont_know"=>14} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Strongly Agree 64% Agree 32% Disagree 4% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>64, "agree"=>32, "disagree"=>4, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022
Yes 100% No 0% {"yes"=>100, "no"=>0} Figures based on 28 responses up to 11-06-2022

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