Establishment Western Community Primary School

URN: 133384

Foundation school

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Rutland Road, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, NE28 8QL
Local authority
North Tyneside (392)
Headteacher / Principal
Miss Katherine Hill
Phase of education
School type
Foundation school
Gender of entry
URN: 133384, DfE number: 392/2088
UKPRN: 10079200
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Ofsted rating
Outstanding (Last inspection: 23 February 2012)
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Religious character
Not applicable
No boarders
Nursery provision
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
Open date
1 September 2002
Reason establishment opened
Result of Amalgamation
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not applicable
Special classes
Not applicable
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Date last changed / confirmed
12 October 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
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
Alan Robson Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2015 31 August 2023


Name Appointed by From To
Jill Lambert Elected by parents 1 June 2021 31 May 2025
Tammie Bickle Elected by parents 1 June 2021 31 May 2025
Gary Charlton Appointed by GB/board 16 April 2021 24 April 2025
Stewart Lamb Appointed by GB/board 14 November 2020 13 November 2024
Rachael Rothwell Appointed by GB/board 6 October 2021 5 October 2024
Lorna Nicholl Appointed by GB/board 20 May 2020 19 May 2024
Rebecca Cook Appointed by GB/board 20 May 2020 19 May 2024
Richard Harland Appointed by GB/board 13 March 2020 12 March 2024
Shereen Clare Walton Appointed by GB/board 2 February 2015 1 February 2023
Colin Ellison Appointed by GB/board 9 December 2014 8 December 2022
Margi Johnston Appointed by GB/board 9 December 2014 8 December 2022
Rowland Hingston Appointed by foundation/Trust 30 November 2018 1 December 2022
Katherine Ann Hill Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2012 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Alison Leigh Hodgetts Governor Elected by school staff 22 November 2019 31 August 2021
Sarah Tovell Governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 April 2019 31 August 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
North of England
Government office region (GOR)
North East
North Tyneside
Parliamentary constituency
North Tyneside
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
North Tyneside 030
Lower super output area (LSOA)
North Tyneside 030B
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School capacity

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Free school meals

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