Establishment The King Edmund School

URN: 136868

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Vaughan Close, Rochford, Essex, SS4 1TL
Local authority:
Essex (881)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mr Jonathan Osborn
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URN: 136868, DfE number: 881/5421
UKPRN: 10033701
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Ofsted rating:
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 07 November 2019)
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Religious character:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
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Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01 July 2011
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Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not recorded
Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed:
23 December 2020
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Not recorded
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Malcolm MacDonald Appointed by academy members 18 April 2017 18 April 2021


Name Appointed by From To
Lee Emptage Appointed by academy members 09 January 2020 09 January 2024
Toni Price-Daye Elected by parents 15 November 2019 15 November 2023
Ken Wickham Appointed by academy members 01 September 2019 01 September 2023
Andrew Keith Stanton Appointed by academy members 15 October 2018 14 October 2022
Alan Craig Stanton Appointed by GB/board 01 September 2018 31 August 2022
Karen Gardiner Appointed by academy members 01 September 2018 31 August 2022
Beverley Woolley Elected by school staff 20 November 2017 20 November 2021
Kate Cooper Elected by school staff 20 November 2017 20 November 2021
Anna Stokes Elected by parents 20 October 2017 19 October 2021
Paul Schofield Elected by parents 20 October 2017 19 October 2021


Name Appointed by From
David John Adsett Original (signatory) members 01 September 2015
Graham Dennis Jackson Original (signatory) members 01 September 2015
Patricia Helen Thorn Original (signatory) members 01 July 2011

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Jonathan Osborn 01 July 2011 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
Christine Susan Packer 10 July 2011 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Gary Frost Trustee Elected by school staff 20 October 2016 19 October 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
East of England and North-East London
Government office region (GOR):
East of England
Roche North and Rural
Parliamentary constituency:
Rayleigh and Wickford
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
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Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Rochford 002
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Rochford 002E

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