Establishment Retford Oaks Academy

URN: 137117

Academy sponsor led

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Address:
Babworth Road, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 7NJ
Local authority:
Nottinghamshire (891)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Heather Widdup
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust:
DIVERSE ACADEMIES TRUST
Academy sponsor:
Diverse Academies Trust
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 137117, DfE number: 891/4001
UKPRN: 10037076
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Telephone:
01777861618
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 07 June 2017)
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Religious character:
None
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
None
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils:
964
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/04/2012
New Provision
Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
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
18.1%
Date last changed / confirmed:
01/12/2020
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not applicable
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Andrew Knight Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2017 31/08/2021

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Natalie Ward Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/12/2020 30/11/2024
Victoria Hobson-Maxwell Not recorded Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 01/12/2020 30/11/2024
Andrew Silcock Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 07/10/2020 06/10/2024
Patricia Bryn-Jones Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 07/10/2020 06/10/2024
Wayne Spooner Not recorded Elected by school staff 02/10/2020 01/10/2024
Neil Trickett Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 13/11/2018 02/03/2023
Geoff Gadie Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 11/12/2016 10/12/2022

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Patricia Bryn-Jones Local governor Appointed by GB/board 04/10/2016 03/10/2020
Wayne Spooner Local governor Elected by school staff 01/09/2016 31/08/2020
Andrew Silcock Local governor Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2016 30/08/2020
Colin Callaghan Local governor Appointed by GB/board 10/09/2019 15/06/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
East Midlands and the Humber
Government office region (GOR):
East Midlands
District:
Bassetlaw
Ward:
East Retford West
Parliamentary constituency:
Bassetlaw
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
E10000024
Easting:
469560
Northing:
380951
Census ward:
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Bassetlaw 010
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Bassetlaw 010E

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