Establishment Portobello Primary School

URN: 108336

Community school

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Tamerton Drive, Birtley, Chester le Street, County Durham, DH3 2LY
Local authority:
Gateshead (390)
Mrs Jayne Humphrey
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4 to 11
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School type:
Community school
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URN: 108336, DfE number: 390/2162
UKPRN: 10077330
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Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 09 May 2018)
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
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Does not have a sixth form
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Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Dorothy McGuiness Appointed by GB/board 11/03/2019 10/03/2023


Name Appointed by From To
Paul Kelly Appointed by LA 21/11/2019 17/11/2023
Jayne Humphrey Appointed by GB/board 05/09/2011 05/09/2023
Caroline West Appointed by GB/board 25/06/2019 24/06/2023
Julie Skipsey Appointed by GB/board 11/03/2015 10/03/2023
Clare Wilkins Elected by parents 29/06/2018 28/06/2022
Nicola Weatherspoon Elected by parents 29/06/2018 28/06/2022
Michelle O'Connor Elected by parents 29/11/2016 28/11/2020
Elaine Graham Elected by school staff 25/11/2016 24/11/2020
RSC Region:
North of England
Government Office Region:
North East
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Urban/Rural Description:
Urban major conurbation
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Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Gateshead 026
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Gateshead 026E

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