Establishment Decoy Primary School

URN: 113209

Community school

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Address
Deer Park Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 1DH
Local authority
Devon (878)
Headteacher / Principal
Mrs Sally Herbert
Phase of education
Primary
School type
Community school
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 113209, DfE number: 878/2431
UKPRN: 10070855
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Telephone
01626353282
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 30 November 2016)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Diocese
Not applicable
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
439
Open date
Not recorded
Reason establishment opened
Not applicable
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not applicable
Special classes
No Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field Opens a dialog
16.3%
Date last changed / confirmed
27 September 2022
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll
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Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit number on roll
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Simon Barnes Appointed by GB/board 10 October 2022 12 October 2023

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Paul Evemy Appointed by GB/board 10 October 2022 9 October 2026
Scott Stephen Parnell Appointed by GB/board 10 October 2022 9 October 2026
Simon Barnes Appointed by GB/board 10 October 2022 9 October 2026
Helen Marie Murdoch Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 23 May 2022 22 May 2026
Nicola Elizabeth Warner Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 23 May 2022 22 May 2026
Alexa Naomi Gainsbury Appointed by GB/board 31 January 2022 30 January 2026
Sandra Cartwright Appointed by GB/board 11 October 2021 10 October 2025
Andrew McKenzie Appointed by GB/board 23 September 2021 22 September 2025
Ruth Shoare Appointed by GB/board 7 December 2020 6 December 2024
Kate Eames Appointed by GB/board 6 October 2020 5 October 2024
Gillian Louise Quantrell Appointed by GB/board 9 December 2019 8 December 2023
Sally Diana Herbert Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2022 Not recorded

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Paul Evemy Governor Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 15 October 2018 14 October 2022
Simon Barnes Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 11 October 2021 11 October 2022
Heather Poustie Governor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2017 31 August 2022
Ruth Dennis Governor Appointed by GB/board 6 October 2020 31 July 2022
Oliver Laity Governor Appointed by GB/board 21 March 2020 23 May 2022
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-West England
Government office region (GOR)
South West
District
Teignbridge
Ward
College
Parliamentary constituency
Newton Abbot
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E10000008
Easting
286915
Northing
70075
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Teignbridge 015
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Teignbridge 015D
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Free school meals

This field is not editable by establishment users as it is populated by the DfE using the underlying data from the schools, pupils and their characteristics statistical release published each summer. The figures used are the performance table figures which ensures GIAS and the Find and Compare Schools in England service are consistent.

This information is compiled from the data returned by establishments for their establishment's situation on the third Thursday in January, in the spring school census data collection return.

This field shows whether a pupil's family have claimed eligibility for free school meals as reported in the annual spring school census. Pupils or their parents are able to claim free school meals if they receive a qualifying benefit. This field does not show pupils who actually received free school meals but the percentage of those who are eligible to receive them.