Establishment Hope Academy

URN: 136421

Academy sponsor led

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Single-academy trust: NEWTON ACADEMY TRUST

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Address
Ashton Road, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside, WA12 0AQ
Local authority
St. Helens (342)
Headteacher / Principal
Mrs Marie Adams
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
Academy sponsor led
Single-academy trust
NEWTON ACADEMY TRUST
Academy sponsor
Archdiocese of Liverpool
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 136421, DfE number: 342/4803
UKPRN: 10034913
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Telephone
01744671930
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 25 November 2015)
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Religious character
Church of England/Roman Catholic
Diocese
Diocese of Liverpool
Religious ethos
None
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
Not applicable
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
1284
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 September 2011
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
22.7%
Date last changed / confirmed
24 August 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 trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Michael Boland Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 January 2020 31 December 2100

Trustees

Trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Stuart Harrison Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2020 31 August 2030
Michael Fitzsimons Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2019 1 September 2029
Kenneth Newport Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2021 1 September 2025

Members

Members
Name Appointed by From
Ann Robinson Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 16 June 2021
Barbara Naylor Appointed by GB/board 10 July 2018
Bridget Leek Elected by school staff 21 March 2017
Christopher Leyland Appointed by foundation/Trust 29 March 2021
Christopher Stafford Appointed by foundation/Trust 2 December 2014
Fran McCaul Elected by parents 15 November 2011
Jane Griffiths Appointed by foundation/Trust 22 May 2014
Jennie Hughes Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 17 December 2020
Lesley White Elected by school staff 1 October 2015
Lisa Cunliffe Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 16 June 2021
Marie Adams Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 31 March 2015
Michael Boland Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 1 September 2011
Sue Cronin Appointed by foundation/Trust 21 March 2017
Victoria Roberts Appointed by foundation/Trust 26 February 2015

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Marie Adams 1 January 2021 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
Stephen Hughes 30 January 2017 Not recorded

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Kenneth Newport Trustee Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2011 1 September 2021
Patrick Ferguson Member Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 January 2015 31 December 2020
Patrick Ferguson Accounting officer N/A 11 May 2015 31 December 2020
John McMahon Member Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 1 September 2011 20 October 2020
Timothy Warren Trustee Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2011 30 September 2020
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR)
North West
District
St. Helens
Ward
Newton
Parliamentary constituency
St Helens North
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E08000013
Easting
358603
Northing
396310
Census ward
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA)
St. Helens 015
Lower super output area (LSOA)
St. Helens 015A
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School capacity

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