Establishment Downland School

URN: 126550

Community special school

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Address:
Downlands Road, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 5EF
Local authority:
Wiltshire (865)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mrs Georgina Keily-Theobald
Age range: Help with age range field
10 to 16
Phase of education:
Not applicable
School type:
Community special school
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 126550, DfE number: 865/7007
UKPRN: 10015312
Establishment status:
Open, but proposed to close
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Website:
Not recorded
Telephone:
01380724193
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 19 March 2019)
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Data from other services:
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Not applicable
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
69
Number of pupils:
79
Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
31/10/2019
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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%
Date last changed / confirmed:
08/08/2019
Type of SEN provision:
SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health
Type of resourced provision:
Not applicable
Resourced provision number on roll:
Resourced provision capacity:
SEN Unit number on roll:
SEN Unit capacity:

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Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Georgina Keily-Theobald Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2015 31/08/2050
Holly Worts Elected by school staff 15/02/2018 14/02/2023
Andrew Durrant Appointed by GB/board 03/11/2017 02/11/2021
Roy Farrant Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 15/01/2016 14/01/2020
Sarah Stewart Elected by parents 01/09/2015 31/08/2019

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Ian Pritchard Governor Appointed by GB/board 28/04/2015 27/04/2019
RSC Region:
South-West England
Government Office Region:
South West
District:
Wiltshire
Ward:
Devizes and Roundway South
Parliamentary Constituency:
Devizes
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
E06000054
Easting:
400743
Northing:
160162
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Wiltshire 025
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Wiltshire 025F

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