Northumberland schools and catchments

Northumberland County Council has 152 primary schools and 35 secondary schools. 3% of Northumberland's schools are private schools. 85 state schools in Northumberland follow the local authority's admissions criteria, while 83 set their own.

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Ofsted ratings
in Northumberland

  1. Outstanding 25 schools
  2. Good 112 schools
  3. Requires Improvement 17 schools
  4. Inadequate 8 schools

Most popular state schools
in Northumberland 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.

Visit Northumberland's website to find out more.

Also see Northumberland's Ofsted reports and school performance dashboard