Gateshead schools and catchments

Gateshead Borough Council has 78 primary schools and 18 secondary schools. 9% of Gateshead's schools are private schools. 54 state schools in Gateshead follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 29 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Gateshead

  1. Outstanding 26 schools
  2. Good 49 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 5 schools
  4. Inadequate 3 schools

Most popular state schools
in Gateshead in 2019

  1. Primary
  2. Secondary



Popularity is based on the number of first preference applications a school received compared to the number of places available, where we have this data. Where places available data isn't held, first preferences are compared to the number of offers made.

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Also see Gateshead's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard