Establishment Upper Shirley High School

URN: 137037

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Bellemoor Road, Upper Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 7QU
Local authority:
Southampton (852)
Mr Stuart Woods
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11 to 16
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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: 26 January 2016)
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No boarders
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No Special Classes
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
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John Barfoot Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 15/09/2015 15/09/2019

Local governors

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Andrew Hyett Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 17/06/2019 17/06/2023
James Renfrew Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 15/01/2015 15/01/2023
Justine Lily Taylor-Knightbridge Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2017 01/09/2021
Sharon Jackopson Not recorded Elected by parents 05/04/2009 05/04/2021
Paul Tombs Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 11/01/2012 11/01/2020
John Barfoot Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 15/09/2015 15/09/2019
RSC Region:
South-East England and South London
Government Office Region:
South East
Parliamentary Constituency:
Southampton, Test
Urban/Rural Description:
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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