Establishment Chestnut Lane School

URN: 110294

Community school

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105 Chestnut Lane, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 6EF
Local authority:
Buckinghamshire (825)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Gemma Rehal
Phase of education:
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
URN: 110294, DfE number: 825/2191
UKPRN: 10080396
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 22 January 2014)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
Not applicable
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed:
04 January 2021
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not applicable
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Steve West Appointed by GB/board 15 October 2019 14 October 2023


Name Appointed by From To
Deborah Wooff Appointed by GB/board 03 June 2020 03 June 2024
Ayesha Aleem Appointed by GB/board 10 November 2019 09 November 2023
David Pullinger Appointed by GB/board 10 November 2019 09 November 2023
Nicola Vamos Appointed by GB/board 26 November 2018 25 November 2022
Timothy Hillier Appointed by GB/board 26 November 2018 25 November 2022
Valerie Simmonds Appointed by GB/board 26 November 2018 25 November 2022
Megan Harper Elected by school staff 18 September 2017 17 September 2021
Yvonne Lim Elected by parents 26 May 2017 25 May 2021
Hosam El Nagar Appointed by GB/board 12 May 2017 11 May 2021
Elizabeth Hale Appointed by GB/board 24 February 2017 23 February 2021
Gemma Rehal Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01 September 2018 Not recorded
Samantha Elliott Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 24 April 2020 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Emily Haigh Governor Elected by parents 12 May 2016 11 May 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
North-West London and South-Central England
Government office region (GOR):
South East
Parliamentary constituency:
Chesham and Amersham
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Chiltern 006
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Chiltern 006A

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Free school meals

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