Establishment Highcliffe St Mark Primary School

URN: 134987

Foundation school

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Greenways, Highcliffe, Christchurch , Dorset, BH23 5AZ
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Karen Boynton
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4 to 11
Phase of education:
School type:
Foundation school
Gender of entry:
URN: 134987, DfE number: 839/3699
UKPRN: 10072366
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Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 18 July 2018)
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Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese of Winchester
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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Open date / Reason:
Result of Amalgamation
Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
Not applicable
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Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Lisa Caola Elected by parents 13/11/2018 12/11/2022


Name Appointed by From To
David Pritchard Elected by school staff 01/09/2019 01/09/2023
Diane Wilkinson Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 01/11/2018 01/11/2022
Lucy Blow Elected by parents 01/11/2018 01/11/2022
Paul Wharton Appointed by GB/board 01/11/2018 01/11/2022
Alison Hedger Foundation/sponsor members 15/03/2018 14/03/2022
Neil Saloway Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/09/2017 31/08/2021
Stuart William Sawyer Elected by parents 13/11/2018 12/11/2020
Karen Boynton Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2015 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Gillian Nobes Governor Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 01/08/2016 20/12/2019
Joanne Miller Governor Appointed by GB/board 24/04/2018 20/12/2019
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
South-West England
Government office region (GOR):
South West
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Highcliffe & Walkford
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Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
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Middle super output area (MSOA):
Christchurch 003
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Christchurch 003B

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