Establishment Bodsham Church of England Primary School

URN: 118673

Voluntary controlled school

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Address
School Hill, Bodsham, Ashford, Kent, TN25 5JQ
Local authority
Kent (886)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Paul Newton
Phase of education
Primary
School type
Voluntary controlled school
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 118673, DfE number: 886/3146
UKPRN: 10069100
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Telephone
01233750374
Ofsted rating
Outstanding (Last inspection: 1 July 2008)
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Religious character
Church of England
Diocese
Diocese of Canterbury
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
73
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
1.4%
Date last changed / confirmed
11 October 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not applicable
Resourced provision number on roll
Resourced provision capacity
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
Leigh Cavanagh Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2021 1 September 2023

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Lorraine Lawrence Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 1 September 2021 31 August 2025
Elizabeth Chapman Appointed by LA 30 November 2020 1 December 2024
Emily Clements Appointed by foundation/Trust 30 November 2020 1 December 2024
Berkeley Hill Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 January 2020 31 December 2023
Penny Marsh Appointed by foundation/Trust 16 November 2019 15 November 2023
Martin Thomas Elected by school staff 18 March 2019 18 March 2023
Lydia Hibbert Elected by parents 28 January 2019 28 January 2023
Barry Knott Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 13 July 2020 Not recorded
Paul Newton Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2017 Not recorded
Roz Bacon Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 3 August 2011 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Donna Edwards Governor Elected by parents 30 November 2020 1 September 2021
Lorraine Lawrence Governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2016 31 July 2021
Leigh Cavanagh Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 2 September 2018 6 July 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR)
South East
District
Folkestone and Hythe
Ward
North Downs West
Parliamentary constituency
Folkestone and Hythe
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E10000016
Easting
611020
Northing
145724
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Shepway 001
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Shepway 001C
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School capacity

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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.