Establishment Thriftwood School

URN: 137554

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Address:
Slades Lane, Galleywood, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 8RW
Local authority:
Essex (881)
Headteacher/Principal:
Elizabeth Smart
Age range: Help with this field
5 to 19
Phase of education:
Not applicable
School type:
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Academy trust:
SEAX TRUST
Academy sponsor:
The Seax Trust
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 137554, DfE number: 881/7063
UKPRN: 10035503
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Website:
http://www.thriftwoodschool.com
Telephone:
01245266880
Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 13 September 2017)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
None
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
216
Number of pupils:
220
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/10/2011
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Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not recorded
Special classes:
Has Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with this field
21.6%
Date last changed / confirmed:
03/12/2018
Type of SEN provision:
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Claire Smith Local governor Appointed by academy members 09/02/2015 09/02/2019
David Cottrell Chair of local governing body Appointed by foundation/Trust 25/09/2018 09/02/2019
David Cottrell Local governor Appointed by academy members 09/02/2015 09/02/2019
Elizabeth Smart Local governor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 09/02/2015 09/02/2019
Georgina Pryke Local governor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 09/02/2015 09/02/2019
Nigel Rothwell Local governor Appointed by academy members 09/02/2015 09/02/2019
Peter Dervin Local governor Elected by parents 06/02/2015 09/02/2019
Sally Davies Chair of local governing body Appointed by foundation/Trust 12/09/2018 24/09/2018
Steve Hile Chair of local governing body Appointed by academy members 09/02/2015 11/09/2018
Ann-Marie Briggs Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 01/04/2015 03/07/2018
Gillian Mackenzie Local governor Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2016 20/06/2018
RSC Region:
East of England and North-East London
Government Office Region:
East of England
District:
Chelmsford
Ward:
Galleywood
Parliamentary Constituency:
Chelmsford
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
E10000012
Easting:
570562
Northing:
203272
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Chelmsford 017
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Chelmsford 017A

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