Establishment Cornwallis Academy

URN: 135371

Academy sponsor led

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Hubbards Lane, Linton, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 4HX
Local authority
Kent (886)
Headteacher / Principal
Mrs Samantha McMahon
Phase of education
School type
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust
Academy sponsor
Future Schools Trust
Gender of entry
URN: 135371, DfE number: 886/6913
UKPRN: 10021031
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 29 November 2017)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Not applicable
Religious ethos
No boarders
Nursery provision
Not applicable
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
3 September 2007
Reason establishment opened
New Provision
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not applicable
Special classes
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed
14 September 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 local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Peter Griffin Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 9 July 2021 27 June 2022

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Sam Clark Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 18 March 2021 17 March 2025
Alison Farmer Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 1 March 2021 1 February 2025
Jane Saffell Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 24 September 2020 23 September 2024
Liam Orme Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 24 September 2020 23 September 2024
Helen Kirk-Brown Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 11 October 2018 10 October 2022
Samantha McMahon Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2020 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Graham Niblock Chair of local governing body Appointed by GB/board 16 July 2018 8 July 2021
Peter Griffin Chair of local governing body Appointed by GB/board 9 July 2021 8 July 2021
Peter Griffin Local governor Appointed by GB/board 28 June 2018 8 July 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR)
South East
Parliamentary constituency
Maidstone and The Weald
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Maidstone 016
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Maidstone 016D
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School capacity

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Free school meals

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