Establishment Garstang Community Academy

URN: 137342

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Address:
Bowgreave, Garstang, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 1YE
Local authority:
Lancashire (888)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Alasdair Ashcroft
Age range: Help with age range field
11 to 16
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
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Academy trust:
FYLDE COAST ACADEMY TRUST
Academy sponsor:
Fylde Coast Teaching School Ltd
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 137342, DfE number: 888/4160
UKPRN: 10034891
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
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Telephone:
01995603226
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 09 January 2018)
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Data from other services:
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
851
Number of pupils:
813
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/09/2011
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Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
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
5%
Date last changed / confirmed:
29/08/2019
Type of SEN provision:
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
Peter Murphy Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 28/09/2017 27/09/2021

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Holly Wood Not recorded Foundation/sponsor members 10/12/2019 09/12/2023
Helen Tasker Not recorded Elected by school staff 05/11/2019 04/11/2023
Louise Banks Not recorded Elected by school staff 05/11/2019 04/11/2023
Kim Carlyle Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 06/06/2019 05/06/2023
Pauline Howard Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018 31/08/2022
Paul Cronshaw Not recorded Elected by parents 18/12/2017 17/12/2021
Tracey Ellis Not recorded Elected by parents 18/12/2017 17/12/2021
Geoff Markland Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 18/12/2017 17/12/2020
Alasdair Ashcroft Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2017 Not recorded
Stephen Cox Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/01/2019 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Jenna Shepherd Local governor Elected by school staff 18/12/2017 15/01/2020
Dulcie Atkins Local governor Appointed by GB/board 18/12/2017 10/10/2019
Clare Whittingham Local governor Elected by school staff 18/12/2017 01/08/2019
RSC Region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government Office Region:
North West
District:
Wyre
Ward:
Calder
Parliamentary Constituency:
Wyre and Preston North
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
GSS LA Code:
E10000017
Easting:
349756
Northing:
443981
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Wyre 006
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Wyre 006B

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