Our school information

Studio West is a Studio School in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK. We are part of the Kenton Schools Multi Academy Trust.

As a UK school, we are required to publish the information as set out in the Department for Education guidance and for convenience, we have collated the appropriate links onto this page.

You will also find this information in the relevant sections across our site.

Our contact details

Studio West
West Denton Way
Newcastle Upon Tyne

0191 481 3710

Queries can be made via Ms H Vasey, PA to the Principal

Queries related to SEN should be directed to our SENCo, Ms Wilson-Wardle.

Queries related to our Curriculum should be directed to our Principal, Mrs Wigham.

If you would like to contact us online, please use the form on our contact page

Admission Arrangements

You can download our full 2018 admissions policy as a PDF document.

You can also download our appeals timetable 2018 as a PDF document.

You can download our full 2017 admissions policy as a PDF document.

This document was updated on Thursday 6th July 2017

Our admissions are made through the local authority admissions process. You can find full details of these admission arrangements on the Local Authority website

Exclusion Arrangements

You can download our full exclusions policy as a PDF document.

This document was updated on Thursday 22nd September 2016


Our Ofsted report is available from the Ofsted Reports website

You can submit your opinions about our school at any time by using the Ofsted Parent View service. You will need to register with Ofsted first but instructions are provided.

Exam Results

Our 2017 Key Stage 4 results

Student level grade (by subject)

English Language English Liteature Maths GCSE Core Science GCSE Additional Science GCSE Art
% Level 9 - 7 2.4 7.3 9.8 0.0 15.0 27.5
% Level >= 5 22.0 48.8 51.2 12.5 40.0 67.5
% Level >= 4 56.1 78.0 80.5 50.0 90.0 100.0

Attainment 8/Progress 8 Summary

Performance MeasureTotal%
Average total Attainment 843.34
Average Attainment 8 grade4.33
Pupils included4197.6

Basics 9-4

Performance MeasureTotal%
Students achieveing 9-4 in English & Maths3276.2
Students achieveing 9-4 in English3481.0
Students achieveing 9-4 in Maths3378.6

Attainment 8/Progress 8 - Maths

Performance MeasureTotal
Average Maths Attainment 89.10
Average Maths Attainment 8 grade4.55
Average Maths Progress 8+0.649

Attainment 8/Progress 8 - English

Performance MeasureTotal
Average English Attainment 88.90
Average English Attainment 8 grade4.45
Average English Progress 8-0.021

Attainment 8/Progress 8 - EBacc

Performance MeasureTotal
Average EBacc Attainment 87.90
Average EBacc Attainment 8 grade2.63
Average EBacc Progress 8-1.021

Attainment 8/Progress 8 - Open

Performance MeasureTotal
Average Open Attainment 817.43
Average Open Attainment 8 grade5.81
Average Open Progress 8+1.316

KS4 Results

Performance MeasureTotal%
Students achieving 5 standard passes incl. English & Maths3276.2

EBacc Total Measure

Performance MeasureTotal%
Students entered for the EBacc511.9
Students in COHORT achieving the EBacc (Strong Pass)37.1

Performance Tables and Statistics

Details of our performance can be found on the DfE website


Details of our Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 curriculum can be found on our dedicated Studio West Curriculum page

School Policies

Our school policies can be found on our dedicated Policies page

Links to specific policies

Behaviour Policy (PDF)

Complaints Policy (PDF)

Equality Duty Statement (PDF)

Whistleblowing Policy (PDF)

Charging and Remissions policy - this policy is under review

Gender Pay Gap reporting

Outlined below is a breakdown of details related to the levels of pay by gender across all of the schools in Kenton Schools Multi Academy Trust i.e. Studio West and Kenton School

Annual Reports & Accounts

Copies of our financial statements are available on the Financial Information section of this site.


You can download a copy of our SMSC & Promoting British Values Policy as a PDF document.

Special Education Needs

You can download a copy of our SEN policy as a PDF document.

Our SEN Policy is operated in conjunction with our Accessibility Plan (PDF).

Pupil Premium

Details of how we spend our Pupil Premium allocation can be found in the Pupil Premium section of our Information page

Request for Copies

Copies of the information on this site will be provided free of charge upon request. Please contact us to request a copy.

Governor Information

Details about our Governors are available from our dedicated Governors section on our Information pages.

This information includes:

  • Governor pen pictures
  • Governor terms of office and appointment/expiration dates
  • Governor's Statement of Principles
  • Governing body minutes
  • Details of Governor attendance at meetings
  • Structure of governing body committees

Ethos & Values

The educational vision of Studio West is:

To deliver an innovative learning experience which equips young people with the business and enterprise skills for the challenges of the 21st century

Details of how we achieve this vision is on our dedicated Vision and Principles page