Longfield Academy

URN: 145577

Address: Longfield Road, Darlington, DL3 0HT

Rating and reports

Inspection outcome

The overall outcome of the inspection on 5 April 2022 was:


Quality of education:

Requires Improvement

Behaviour and attitudes:


Personal development:

Requires Improvement

Leadership and management:



All reports

  1. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 15 May 2024
  2. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 18 October 2023
  3. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 29 March 2023
  4. School inspection: InadequateSchool inspection, PDF - 26 July 2022
  5. Opened

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About Longfield Academy

  • Type: Academy
  • Boarding: Unknown
  • Religious character: None
  • Local authority: Darlington


  • Age Range: 11 - 16
  • Gender: Mixed
  • Number of pupils: 793
  • School capacity: 900


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  • Address: Longfield Road, Darlington, DL3 0HT
  • Region: North East

Contact details and general enquiries

  • Principal: Mrs Angela Sweeten

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