Establishment Upper Shirley High School

URN: 137037

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Bellemoor Road, Upper Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 7QU
Local authority:
Southampton (852)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mr Stuart Woods
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Academy trust:
Academy sponsor:
Hamwic Education Trust
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URN: 137037, DfE number: 852/4275
UKPRN: 10034754
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Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 23 October 2019)
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Religious character:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date:
Reason establishment opened:
01 August 2011
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Reason establishment closed:
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Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed:
18 January 2021
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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
James Renfrew Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 25 November 2019 24 November 2023

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Jacqueline Alison Westbury-Hogg Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 30 November 2020 29 November 2024
Martyn Ashmead Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 26 February 2020 25 February 2024
Nick Diver Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 25 November 2019 24 November 2023
Andrew Hyett Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 17 June 2019 17 June 2023
Justine Lily Taylor-Knightbridge Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01 September 2017 01 September 2021
Stuart Woods Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01 January 2013 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Sharon Jackopson Local governor Elected by parents 05 April 2009 14 September 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR):
South East
Parliamentary constituency:
Southampton, Test
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
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Middle super output area (MSOA):
Southampton 011
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Southampton 011B

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