Establishment Wadham School

URN: 123893

Voluntary controlled school

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Address:
Yeovil Road, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7NT
Local authority:
Somerset (933)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Matthew Gardner
Age range: Help with age range field
13 to 18
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
Voluntary controlled school
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 123893, DfE number: 933/4508
UKPRN: 10007285
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.wadhamschool.co.uk Opens in new window
Telephone:
01460270123
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 27 June 2019)
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Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese:
Diocese of Bath and Wells
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
788
Number of pupils:
465
Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
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
9.3%
Date last changed / confirmed:
10/01/2020
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Jonathan Morris Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 20/09/2018 20/09/2020

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Kirsten Bryant Elected by parents 20/12/2019 19/12/2023
Sue McElroy Elected by school staff 20/12/2019 19/12/2023
Derek Esp Appointed by GB/board 11/07/2019 10/07/2023
Sarah Wright Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 03/06/2019 02/06/2023
Andrew Hutchings Appointed by GB/board 23/05/2019 22/05/2023
Brian Trust Appointed by GB/board 23/05/2019 22/05/2023
Julia D Fisher Appointed by GB/board 23/05/2019 22/05/2023
Stuart Shepherd Appointed by GB/board 23/05/2019 22/05/2023
Peter Dudeney Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 18/07/2018 17/07/2022
Jenny Hayne Elected by parents 09/11/2017 08/11/2021
Michael Tutcher Appointed by GB/board 03/10/2017 02/10/2021
Andrew Jackson Elected by school staff 05/06/2017 04/06/2021
Kirsty Sansum Elected by parents 08/12/2016 07/12/2020
Matthew Gardner Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2018 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Victoria Bennett Governor Elected by parents 08/12/2016 12/12/2019
Kym A Toms Governor Elected by school staff 10/12/2015 09/12/2019
Simon J White Governor Elected by school staff 10/03/2016 11/07/2019
Derek Esp Governor Appointed by GB/board 02/07/2015 01/07/2019
RSC Region:
South-West England
Government Office Region:
South West
District:
South Somerset
Ward:
Crewkerne
Parliamentary Constituency:
Yeovil
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural town and fringe
GSS LA Code:
E10000027
Easting:
344862
Northing:
110172
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
South Somerset 021
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
South Somerset 021C

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