Establishment South Dartmoor Community College

URN: 136569

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Balland Lane, Ashburton, Devon, TQ13 7EW
Local authority:
Devon (878)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Jenny Veal
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11 to 18
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Academy sponsor:
Westcountry Schools Trust
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URN: 136569, DfE number: 878/4108
UKPRN: 10033268
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Ofsted rating:
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 08 March 2018)
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No boarders
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ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
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Name Role Appointed by From To
Annkatrin Hendy Local governor Appointed by GB/board 03/02/2017 02/02/2020
Charles Ernest Dennis Local governor Appointed by GB/board 01/04/2019 02/02/2020
Christopher Aston Local governor Elected by parents 25/04/2019 02/02/2020
David James Ray Local governor Elected by school staff 11/02/2016 02/02/2020
Gillian Gant Local governor Appointed by GB/board 27/09/2018 02/02/2020
Justin Clarke Morton Chair of local governing body Appointed by GB/board 03/02/2017 02/02/2020
Kevin Dyke Local governor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2019 02/02/2020
Philip Andrew Roberts Local governor Elected by school staff 11/02/2016 02/02/2020
Richard Gonski Local governor Appointed by GB/board 26/09/2019 02/02/2020
Richard Lapham Local governor Appointed by GB/board 08/10/2016 02/02/2020
Sarah Huddleston Local governor Appointed by GB/board 26/09/2019 02/02/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
South-West England
Government office region (GOR):
South West
Ashburton & Buckfastleigh
Parliamentary constituency:
Central Devon
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
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Middle super output area (MSOA):
Teignbridge 017
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Teignbridge 017A

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