Establishment Bishop Stopford School

URN: 137086

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Single-academy trust: BISHOP STOPFORD SCHOOL

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Address
Headlands, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 6BJ
Local authority
North Northamptonshire (940)
Headteacher / Principal
Miss Jill Silverthorne
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
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Single-academy trust
BISHOP STOPFORD SCHOOL
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 137086, DfE number: 940/4601
UKPRN: 10034653
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Telephone
01536503503
Ofsted rating
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 29 June 2022)
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Religious character
Church of England
Diocese
Diocese of Peterborough
Religious ethos
Does not apply
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
Not applicable
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
1488
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
Not applicable
Date last changed / confirmed
7 May 2024
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not applicable
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Brian Withington Appointed by foundation/Trust 29 March 2023 23 February 2026

Trustees

Trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Claire Ette Elected by school staff 13 March 2024 12 March 2028
Julian White Elected by school staff 13 March 2024 12 March 2028
Sarah Bertram Elected by parents 7 February 2024 6 February 2028
Christine Davis Elected by parents 5 February 2024 4 February 2028
Dalbir Khangura Appointed by GB/board 12 December 2023 11 December 2027
Jason Royce Appointed by foundation/Trust 7 December 2023 6 December 2027
Stephen King Appointed by foundation/Trust 7 December 2023 6 December 2027
Clare Holden Appointed by foundation/Trust 6 September 2023 5 September 2027
Thomas Joyner Appointed by foundation/Trust 5 January 2023 4 January 2027
Stuart Ross Appointed by foundation/Trust 17 October 2022 16 October 2026
Richard Main Appointed by GB/board 28 April 2022 28 April 2026
Alun Davies Appointed by foundation/Trust 9 September 2021 8 September 2025
Catherine Hopkins Appointed by foundation/Trust 5 July 2021 4 July 2025

Members

Members
Name Appointed by From
Alun Davies Appointed by foundation/Trust 8 September 2022
Brian Withington Appointed by GB/board 28 February 2018
David Walsh Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 10 October 2018
Nicki Hobbs Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 20 October 2022

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Jill Silverthorne 29 March 2018 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
Jill Silverthorne 29 March 2018 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Julian White Trustee Elected by school staff 24 February 2020 23 February 2024
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Government office region (GOR)
East Midlands
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
North-West London and South-Central England
District
North Northamptonshire
Ward
Wicksteed
Parliamentary constituency
Kettering
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E06000061
Easting
486711
Northing
277163
Unique property reference number (UPRN)
100032143465
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North Northamptonshire 022
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North Northamptonshire 022B
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This field shows whether a pupil's family have claimed eligibility for free school meals as reported in the annual spring school census. Pupils or their parents are able to claim free school meals if they receive a qualifying benefit. This field does not show pupils who actually received free school meals but the percentage of those who are eligible to receive them.

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