Establishment Benton Dene School

URN: 108655

Foundation special school

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Address:
Hailsham Avenue, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE12 8FD
Local authority:
North Tyneside (392)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mrs A McAllister-Williams
Age range: Help with age range field
3 to 11
Phase of education:
Not applicable
School type:
Foundation special school
Trust:
The North Tyneside Learning Trust
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 108655, DfE number: 392/7004
UKPRN: 10077003
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Website:
Not recorded
Telephone:
01916432730
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 29 March 2017)
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Data from other services:
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Not applicable
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
Number of pupils:
117
Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
Has Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field
43.2%
Date last changed / confirmed:
11/07/2019
Type of SEN provision:
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder, SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health and MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll:
Resourced provision capacity:
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SEN Unit capacity:

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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Marianne Allan Appointed by GB/board 23/09/2018 12/11/2021

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Christine Taylor Appointed by GB/board 26/11/2018 25/11/2022
Kerry Clegg Appointed by GB/board 26/11/2018 25/11/2022
Susanne Wood Appointed by foundation/Trust 21/11/2018 20/11/2022
Patricia Gray Elected by school staff 01/04/2018 31/03/2022
Christine Jack Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 23/03/2014 22/03/2022
Tracy Bell Appointed by GB/board 05/03/2018 04/03/2022
Sue Wilson Appointed by GB/board 16/11/2015 15/11/2021
Daley Barber-Allen Appointed by GB/board 09/10/2017 08/10/2021
Alison McAllister-Williams Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2017 31/08/2021
Mark Beverley Appointed by foundation/Trust 08/07/2017 07/07/2021
Helen Richardson Elected by school staff 14/11/2016 13/11/2020
John Thompson Appointed by GB/board 19/09/2016 18/09/2020
Eleanor Dobson Appointed by GB/board 18/01/2016 17/01/2020

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Hilary Beavers Governor Appointed by GB/board 16/01/2017 15/01/2019
Christine Jack Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 22/03/2018 22/09/2018
Marianne Allan Governor Elected by parents 13/11/2017 22/09/2018
RSC Region:
North of England
Government Office Region:
North East
District:
North Tyneside
Ward:
Longbenton
Parliamentary Constituency:
North Tyneside
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban major conurbation
GSS LA Code:
E08000022
Easting:
427400
Northing:
569548
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
North Tyneside 019
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
North Tyneside 019A

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