Hall Cross School
|Institution Type: Community School
Age Range: 11 - 18
Religious Character: Does not apply.
School Capacity: 2248
Pupils on Roll: 2089 Boys: 1061 Girls: 1028
Admissions Policy: Comprehensive
Head: Mr K Jones
Tel: 01302 320626
Thorne RoadDoncaster, DN1 2HY
United Kingdom53° 31' 21.8532" N, 1° 7' 28.128" W
Local Authority: Doncaster
Parliamentary Constituency: Doncaster Central
Ofsted school description
Hall Cross is a very large school and its sixth form attracts students from across Doncaster. The school is on two sites 2.4 miles apart. The students come from both the affluent suburbs and some of the poorest parts of Doncaster. A slightly above average number of pupils are eligible for free school meals. The proportion of students with additional learning difficulties and/or disabilities is below average. There are fewer students than average from minority ethnic backgrounds, but the proportion of students coming from homes where the first language is not English is above average. The school has specialist status for science and mathematics and is in the process of becoming an extended school.
School pupil demographics
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