Establishment Strood Academy

URN: 135964

Academy sponsor led

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Academy trust: LEIGH ACADEMIES TRUST

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Address
Carnation Road, Strood, Rochester, Kent, ME2 2SX
Local authority
Medway (887)
Headteacher / Principal
Mrs Numera Anwar
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust
LEIGH ACADEMIES TRUST
Academy sponsor
Leigh Academies Trust
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 135964, DfE number: 887/6905
UKPRN: 10027834
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Telephone
01634717121
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 2 December 2021)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Diocese
Not applicable
Religious ethos
None
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
Not applicable
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
1324
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 September 2009
Reason establishment opened
New Provision
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
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 Opens a dialog
24.7%
Date last changed / confirmed
21 September 2022
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
Catherine Robinson Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2021 1 September 2025

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Natalie Kyne-Dinsdale Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 March 2022 1 March 2026
Rachelle Freeguard Not recorded Elected by parents 1 March 2022 1 March 2026
Tajinder Gill Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 21 November 2021 21 November 2025
Louiza Philippou Not recorded Elected by school staff 11 November 2021 11 November 2025
Samantha Yacomine Not recorded Elected by parents 11 November 2021 11 November 2025
Jo Hewitt Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 11 March 2021 11 March 2025
Numera Anwar Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 November 2020 31 October 2024
Carl Guerin-Hassett Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2020 31 August 2024
Gemma Stangroom Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2020 31 August 2024
Emma Elwin Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 26 September 2019 25 September 2023

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Martin Gonzo Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 24 November 2020 22 July 2022
Sam Pettit Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 24 November 2020 22 July 2022
David Mead Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2021 19 January 2022
Sanjay Vadher Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 January 2017 19 January 2022
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR)
South East
District
Medway
Ward
Strood South
Parliamentary constituency
Rochester and Strood
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E06000035
Easting
571638
Northing
169261
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Medway 008
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Medway 008D
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Age range

The age range that the establishment is legally allowed to make provision for.

School capacity

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Free school meals

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This information is compiled from the data returned by establishments for their establishment's situation on the third Thursday in January, in the spring school census data collection return.

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Free school meals

This field is not editable by establishment users as it is populated by the DfE using the underlying data from the schools, pupils and their characteristics statistical release published each summer. The figures used are the performance table figures which ensures GIAS and the Find and Compare Schools in England service are consistent.

This information is compiled from the data returned by establishments for their establishment's situation on the third Thursday in January, in the spring school census data collection return.

This field shows whether a pupil's family have claimed eligibility for free school meals as reported in the annual spring school census. Pupils or their parents are able to claim free school meals if they receive a qualifying benefit. This field does not show pupils who actually received free school meals but the percentage of those who are eligible to receive them.