Ron Dearing UTC
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Secondary
Post 16
PUPILS
568
AGES
14 - 19
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
University technical college
SCHOOL GUIDE RATING
unlock
UNLOCK

Can I Get My Child Into This School?

Enter a postcode to see where you live on the map
heatmap example
Sample Map Only
Very Likely
Likely
Less Likely

This pupil heat map shows where pupils currently attending the school live.
The concentration of pupils shows likelihood of admission based on distance criteria

Source: All attending pupils National School Census Data 2021, ONS

This School Guide heat map has been plotted using official pupil data taken from the last School Census collected by the Department for Education. It is a visualisation of where pupils lived at the time of the annual School Census.

Our heat maps use groups of postcodes, not individual postcodes, and have naturally soft edges. All pupils are included in the mapping (i.e. children with siblings already at the school, high priority pupils and selective and/or religious admissions) but we may have removed statistical ‘outliers’ with more remote postcodes that do not reflect majority admissions.

For some schools, the heat map may be a useful indicator of the catchment area but our heat maps are not the same as catchment area maps. Catchment area maps, published by the school or local authority, are based on geographical admissions criteria and show actual cut-off distances and pre-defined catchment areas for a single admission year.

This information is provided as a guide only. The criteria in which schools use to allocate places in the event that they are oversubscribed can and do vary between schools and over time. These criteria can include distance from the school and sometimes specific catchment areas but can also include, amongst others, priority for siblings, children of a particular faith or specific feeder schools. Living in an area where children have previously attended a school does not guarantee admission to the school in future years. Always check with the school’s own admission authority for the current admission arrangements.

3 steps to help parents gather catchment information for a school:

  1. Look at our school catchment area guide for more information on heat maps. They give a useful indicator of the general areas that admit pupils to the school. This visualisation is based on all attending pupils present at the time of the annual School Census.
  2. Use the link to the Local Authority Contact (above) to find catchment area information based on a single admission year. This is very important if you are considering applying to a school.
  3. On each school page, use the link to visit the school website and find information on individual school admissions criteria. Geographical criteria are only applied after pupils have been admitted on higher priority criteria such as Looked After Children, SEN, siblings, etc.

How Does The School Perform?

4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.08
Ofsted Inspection
(11/3/20)
Full Report - All Reports
67%
NATIONAL AVG. 60%
5+ GCSEs grade 9-4 (standard pass or above) including English and maths



Unlock the rest of the data now
  • See All Official School Data
  • View Catchment Area Maps
  • Access 2022 League Tables
  • Read Real Parent Reviews
  • Unlock 2022 Star Ratings
  • Easily Choose Your #1 School
£14.95
Per month


Progress Compared With All Other Schools

UNLOCK Well Below Average (About 5% of schools in England) Below Average (About 25% of schools in England) Average (About 48% of schools in England) Above Average (About 17% of schools in England) Well Above Average (About 5% of schools in England)
Kingston Square
Hull
HU2 8BQ
01482222299

School Description

Ron Dearing UTC has the hallmarks of a school that could be viewed as a guiding light in the educational sector. Pupils attending the school are fortunate to receive an exceptional quality of education. Many parents and carers say that, since starting at the school, their children have changed for the better. Indeed, pupils are mature and act professionally at all times. They achieve particularly well from their different starting points. Pupils’ behaviour is exemplary. Staff and pupils report very high levels of satisfaction. Pupils say that staff really care about them and that they feel safe. Relationships between pupils and staff are extremely positive. Everyone is on first name terms. When walking around the superb facilities and observing the interactions between staff and pupils, one could be excused for forgetting that you are in a school at all. Leaders have worked hard to create an environment which is business-like and heavily focused on the world of work. The school has considerable links to industry and business in the local area and beyond. Pupils and staff work very closely with professionals, both in the school and the workplace. Pupils develop a wide range of employability skills so they are ready to enter the world of work. So far, when leaving the school, all pupils have secured apprenticeships with the school’s partner employers, attended university or found alternative employment.

Ron Dearing UTC Parent Reviews



unlock % Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 86% Agree 14% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>86, "agree"=>14, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020
unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 10 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

unlock

Figures based on 63 responses up to 16-03-2020

Responses taken from Ofsted Parent View

Your rating:
Review guidelines
  • Do explain who you are and your relationship to the school e.g. ‘I am a parent…’
  • Do back up your opinion with examples or clear reasons but, remember, it’s your opinion not fact.
  • Don’t use bad or aggressive language.
  • Don't go in to detail about specific staff or pupils. Individual complaints should be directed to the school.
  • Do go to the relevant authority is you have concerns about a serious issue such as bullying, drug abuse or bad management.
Read the full review guidelines and where to find help if you have serious concerns about a school.
We respect your privacy and never share your email address with the reviewed school or any third parties. Please see our T&Cs and Privacy Policy for details of how we treat registered emails with TLC.


News, Photos and Open Days from Ron Dearing UTC

We are waiting for this school to upload information. Represent this school?
Register your details to add open days, photos and news.

Do you represent
Ron Dearing UTC?

Register to add photos, news and download your Certificate of Excellence 2021/22

*Official school administrator email addresses

(eg [email protected]). Details will be verified.

Questions? Email [email protected]

We're here to help your school to add information for parents.

Thank you for registering your details

A member of the School Guide team will verify your details within 2 working days and provide further detailed instructions for setting up your School Noticeboard.

For any questions please email [email protected]