Establishment Coombe Dean School

URN: 136558

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Charnhill Way, Elburton, Plymouth, Devon, PL9 8ES
Local authority
Plymouth (879)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Kevin Dyke
Phase of education
School type
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Academy sponsor
Westcountry Schools Trust
Gender of entry
URN: 136558, DfE number: 879/4181
UKPRN: 10033275
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Ofsted rating
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 29 November 2018)
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Religious character
Does not apply
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Religious ethos
Does not apply
No boarders
Nursery provision
Not applicable
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
Section 41 approved
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Open date
1 April 2011
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Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed
7 September 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Adam Croney Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 3 October 2019 1 October 2022

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Jim Wilde Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 6 April 2011 14 May 2025
Kevin Lavis Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 5 December 2019 4 December 2023
David Schwartz Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 31 January 2019 30 January 2023
Kim Jones Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 31 January 2019 30 January 2023
Barrie Heaton Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 6 April 2011 22 July 2022
Ruth Golding Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 18 January 2018 17 January 2022
David Wainwright Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 30 November 2017 29 November 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-West England
Government office region (GOR)
South West
Plymstock Dunstone
Parliamentary constituency
South West Devon
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Plymouth 032
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Plymouth 032A
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