Establishment Upper Shirley High School

URN: 137037

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Address
Bellemoor Road, Upper Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 7QU
Local authority
Southampton (852)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Stuart Woods
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
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Academy trust
HAMWIC EDUCATION TRUST
Academy sponsor
Hamwic Education Trust
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 137037, DfE number: 852/4275
UKPRN: 10034754
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Telephone
02380325333
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 23 October 2019)
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Religious character
None
Diocese
Not applicable
Religious ethos
Does not apply
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
Not applicable
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
889
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 August 2011
Reason establishment opened
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Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
No Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field Opens a dialog
15.7%
Date last changed / confirmed
2 March 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
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Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity

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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
Sara Babahami Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 24 February 2021 23 February 2025
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
Stuart Woods Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 January 2013 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Justine Lily Taylor-Knightbridge Local governor Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2017 24 February 2021
Sharon Jackopson Local governor Elected by parents 5 April 2009 14 September 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR)
South East
District
Southampton
Ward
Shirley
Parliamentary constituency
Southampton, Test
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E06000045
Easting
440600
Northing
114593
Census ward
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Southampton 011
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Southampton 011B

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