Furness Academy

 

Contact Details

Address:
 Park Drive
 Barrow-in-Furness
 Cumbria LA13 9BB
Telephone: 01229 484270

School Type

Phase: Secondary (ages 11-16)
Type: Academy sponsor led mainstream
Religious Denomination: None
Admissions Policy: Non-selective
Established: 2009
Trust: Furness Education Trust
Sponsor: Furness Education Trust

Staff and Pupils

Headteacher: Mr Simon Laheney (since September 2016 – came from Millom School)
Previous Headteacher: Kevin Gill
Numbers of Teachers / Assistants*: 54.7 / 24.1
Non-teaching Staff*: 18.5
Number of pupils: 1078
Pupils Per Teacher: 19.7
Sex: Mixed (55% boys / 45% girls)
Eligible for free school meals (FSM): 26.2% (medium)
FSM pupils at 10 nearest schools: 22.0%
Local child deprivation rate: 25.2% (4km radius)
Proportion of White British pupils: 97.0%
White British pupils at 10 nearest schools: 93.9%
Distance to 10th nearest school: 25.9km

Location and Administration

Region: North West
Authority: Cumbria
Constituency: Barrow and Furness
Electoral Ward: Parkside
School Number: 9096908

Inspections and Reports

Ofsted Report: 20th September 2017 (view record)
Ofsted Rating: Good

External Links

DfE Record: View record
School Performance Table: View record
The Guardian Schools Guide: School indicators | Staff indicators
 
 

Nearby Schools

  1. Parkside Academy (0.5km) show on map
  2. Newbridge House PRU (0.6km) show on map
  3. Ramsden Infant School (0.6km) show on map
  4. Greengate Junior School (0.7km) show on map
  5. Victoria Infant and Nursery School (0.9km) show on map
  6. Newbarns Primary & Nursery School (0.9km) show on map
  7. Holy Family Catholic Primary School (0.9km) show on map
  8. Moorfield Learning Centre (0.9km) show on map
  9. Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School, Barrow (1.0km) show on map
  10. Victoria Academy (1.0km) show on map
  11. St George's CofE School (1.1km) show on map
  12. Cambridge Primary School (1.1km) show on map
  13. Brisbane Park Infant School (1.2km) show on map
  14. St James' CofE Junior School (1.2km) show on map
  15. Hindpool Nursery School (1.3km) show on map
  16. St Paul's CofE Junior School (1.4km) show on map
  17. Chetwynde School (1.5km) show on map
  18. Furness College (1.7km) show on map
  19. St Bernards Catholic High School, Barrow (1.8km) show on map
  20. Barrow Island Community Primary School (1.8km) show on map
  21. St Pius X Catholic Primary School (1.9km) show on map
  22. Yarlside Academy (1.9km) show on map
  23. Roose School (1.9km) show on map
  24. Ormsgill Nursery and Primary School (2.1km) show on map
  25. Dane Ghyll Community Primary School and Nursey (2.3km) show on map
  26. Vickerstown School (2.4km) show on map
  27. St Columba's School (2.6km) show on map
  28. South Walney Junior School (2.8km) show on map
  29. South Walney Infant and Nursery School (2.8km) show on map
  30. Newton Primary School (2.9km) show on map
  31. George Hastwell School Special Academy (3.0km) show on map
  32. North Walney Primary & Nursery School (3.1km) show on map
  33. Walney School (3.1km) show on map
  34. Dalton St Mary's CofE Primary School (4.3km) show on map
  35. Dowdales School (4.9km) show on map
  36. Chapel Street Infants and Nursery School (5.1km) show on map
  37. George Romney Junior School (5.1km) show on map
  38. Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School (5.5km) show on map
  39. Askam Village School (7.3km) show on map
  40. Low Furness CofE Primary School (7.6km) show on map
  41. Lindal and Marton Primary School (7.7km) show on map
  42. Ireleth St Peter's CofE Primary School (8.0km) show on map
  43. Pennington CofE School (9.3km) show on map
  44. Haverigg Primary School (10.0km) show on map
  45. Millom Infant School (10.4km) show on map
  46. Croftlands Infant School (10.5km) show on map
  47. Croftlands Junior School (10.5km) show on map
  48. Parkview Nursery School (10.7km) show on map
  49. St James' Catholic Primary School (10.7km) show on map
  50. Black Combe Junior School (10.8km) show on map
  51. Ulverston Victoria High School (11.1km) show on map
  52. Millom School (11.1km) show on map
  53. St Mary's Catholic Primary School (11.1km) show on map
  54. Sandside Lodge School (11.2km) show on map
  55. Sir John Barrow School (11.7km) show on map
  56. Church Walk CofE Primary School (12.0km) show on map
  57. Burlington CofE School (13.0km) show on map
  58. Thwaites School (15.7km) show on map
  59. Penny Bridge CofE School (16.5km) show on map
  60. Flookburgh CofE Primary School (16.8km) show on map
  61. Broughton CofE Primary and Nursery School (17.5km) show on map
  62. Allithwaite CofE Primary School (19.3km) show on map
  63. Cartmel Priory CofE School (19.5km) show on map
  64. Cartmel CofE Primary School (19.7km) show on map
  65. Leven Valley CofE Primary School (20.7km) show on map
  66. Captain Shaw's CofE School (20.8km) show on map
  67. Grange CofE Primary School (21.0km) show on map
  68. Fell House School (21.4km) show on map
  69. Heysham St Peter's Church of England Primary ... (22.4km) show on map
  70. Morecambe and Heysham Sandylands Community Pr... (22.6km) show on map
  71. Trumacar Nursery and Community Primary School (22.8km) show on map
  72. Mossgate Primary School (22.9km) show on map
  73. West End Primary School (22.9km) show on map
  74. St Patrick's Catholic Primary School (23.0km) show on map
  75. Bay Leadership Academy (23.2km) show on map
  76. Lindale CofE Primary School (23.4km) show on map
  77. Morecambe Bay Community Primary School (23.7km) show on map
  78. Poulton-le-Sands Church of England Primary School (23.9km) show on map
  79. Morecambe and Heysham Westgate Primary School (24.1km) show on map
  80. St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Morecambe (24.2km) show on map
  81. Morecambe Bay Academy (24.4km) show on map
  82. Lancaster Road Primary School (24.6km) show on map
  83. Shakespeare Primary School (25.2km) show on map
  84. St Wulstan's and St Edmund's Catholic Primary... (25.3km) show on map
  85. Great Wood Primary School (25.3km) show on map
  86. Charles Saer Community Primary School (25.3km) show on map
  87. St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Fleetwood (25.3km) show on map
  88. Fleetwood Chaucer Community Primary School (25.4km) show on map
  89. Waberthwaite CofE School (25.5km) show on map
  90. Morecambe and Heysham Torrisholme Community P... (25.7km) show on map
  91. Morecambe Road School (25.7km) show on map
  92. Overton St Helen's Church of England Primary ... (25.9km) show on map
  93. Fleetwood High School (25.9km) show on map
  94. Bleasdale School (26.0km) show on map
  95. Fleetwood Flakefleet Primary School (26.1km) show on map
  96. Morecambe and Heysham Grosvenor Park Primary ... (26.1km) show on map
  97. Silverdale St John's Church of England Volunt... (26.1km) show on map
  98. Lancaster and Morecambe College (26.2km) show on map
  99. Carter's Charity Voluntary Controlled Primary... (26.5km) show on map
  100. Larkholme Primary School (26.5km) show on map

Associated Schools

Similar Schools*

  1. Humphry Davy School, Penzance
  2. The Macclesfield Academy
  3. Rossington All Saints Academy, Doncaster
  4. Woodham Academy, Newton Aycliffe
  5. Heritage High School, Chesterfield
  6. De Lacy Academy, Knottingley
  7. Bedminster Down School, Bristol
  8. The Featherstone Academy, Pontefract
  9. Woodlands School, Basildon
  10. Cape Cornwall School, Penzance
  11. William Allitt School, Swadlincote
  12. Oxclose Community Academy, Washington
  13. Baysgarth School, Barton-upon-Humber
  14. Landau Forte Academy, Amington, Tamworth
  15. High Tunstall College of Science, Hartlepool
  16. Longfield Academy, Darlington
  17. [email protected], Leyland
  18. Newcastle Academy, Newcastle Under Lyme
  19. Granville Academy, Swadlincote
  20. The Wordsley School Business & Enterprise & Music College, Stourbridge
  21. Beacon Hill Academy, Dudley
  22. Atherton High School
  23. Oasis Academy Coulsdon, Croydon
  24. Seahaven Academy, Newhaven
  25. Darwen Vale High School
  26. St Philip Howard Catholic Voluntary Academy, Glossop
  27. Kepier, Houghton le Spring
  28. Warblington School, Havant
  29. St George's School A Church of England Academy, Blackpool
  30. Walney School, Barrow-in-Furness
  31. Hayle Academy
  32. The Cowplain School, Waterlooville
  33. Frederick Gent School, Alfreton
  34. St Augustine Academy, Maidstone
  35. St Dunstan's School, Glastonbury
  36. Biddick Academy, Washington
  37. Pool Academy, Redruth
  38. The Heath School, Runcorn
  39. Outwood Academy Carlton, Barnsley
  40. The James Hornsby School, Basildon
  41. Testwood School, Southampton
  42. Staindrop Academy, Darlington
  43. Frederick Gough School, Scunthorpe
  44. Montgomery Academy, Blackpool
  45. St Mary's Catholic High School, Leyland
  46. Stocksbridge High School, Sheffield
  47. Colne Valley High School, Huddersfield
  48. Brannel School, St Austell
  49. Ecclesfield School, Sheffield
  50. Colne Park High School
  51. Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy
  52. Set Ixworth School
  53. Bruntcliffe Academy, Leeds
  54. The Academy at Shotton Hall, Peterlee
  55. Rawmarsh Community School, Rotherham
  56. Forest Hall School, Stansted Mountfitchet
  57. York High School
  58. Parkside Academy, Crook
  59. The Byrchall High School, Wigan
  60. Alde Valley Academy, Leiston
  61. Bexhill High Academy, Bexhill-on-Sea
  62. Ormiston Horizon Academy, Stoke on Trent
  63. The Queen Elizabeth Academy, Atherstone
  64. The Swanage School
  65. Cardinal Allen Catholic High School, Fleetwood
  66. Oasis Academy Mayfield, Southampton
  67. de Stafford School, Caterham
  68. Light Hall School, Solihull
  69. South Wigston High School
  70. St Michael's Catholic Academy, Billingham
  71. Crestwood Community School, Eastleigh
  72. Oakbank, Reading
  73. Irlam and Cadishead Academy, Manchester
  74. Southlands High School, Chorley
  75. Kingsdown School, Swindon
  76. Portchester Community School, Fareham
  77. Belmont Community School, Durham
  78. Paignton Academy
  79. Trinity Academy, Halifax
  80. Netherwood Academy, Barnsley
  81. Withernsea High School
  82. Walton-Le-Dale High School, Preston
  83. Burnley High School
  84. Co-op Academy Walkden, Manchester
  85. The Birley Academy, Sheffield
  86. Tibshelf Community School, Alfreton
  87. Cansfield High School, Wigan
  88. West Craven High School, Barnoldswick
  89. Winterton Community Academy, Scunthorpe
  90. The Barnes Wallis Academy, Lincoln
  91. Easington Academy, Peterlee
  92. The Dean Academy, Lydney
  93. Reddish Vale High School, Stockport
  94. The St Leonards Academy, St Leonards-on-Sea
  95. Passmores Academy, Harlow
  96. The Cornelius Vermuyden School, Canvey Island
  97. Todmorden High School
  98. Unity College, Burnley
  99. Kirk Balk Academy, Barnsley
  100. Penketh High School, Warrington

 | Copyright © 2021 |