Establishment The Maplesden Noakes School

URN: 137833

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Single-academy trust: THE MAPLESDEN NOAKES SCHOOL

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Address
Buckland Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0TJ
Local authority
Kent (886)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Richard Owen
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
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Single-academy trust
THE MAPLESDEN NOAKES SCHOOL
Academy sponsor
The Maplesden Noakes School
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 137833, DfE number: 886/5401
UKPRN: 10036261
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Telephone
01622759036
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 14 November 2018)
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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
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
1411
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 February 2012
Reason establishment opened
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Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
No Special Classes
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21.5%
Date last changed / confirmed
10 July 2024
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not applicable
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Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Tony Hedges Appointed by GB/board 7 February 2024 25 September 2024

Trustees

Trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Gayle Barker Appointed by academy members 10 July 2024 9 July 2028
Helen Wendy Bradley-Wyatt Appointed by academy members 6 July 2024 5 July 2028
Mary Louise Langford Appointed by academy members 29 June 2024 28 June 2028
Graham Kinns Appointed by academy members 15 June 2024 14 June 2028
Ian Bagnall Appointed by academy members 12 June 2024 11 June 2028
Thomas Havard Appointed by academy members 12 June 2024 11 June 2028
Theresa Mary Swift Elected by parents 17 January 2023 16 January 2027
Ayisha Mills Elected by school staff 21 October 2022 20 October 2026
Tony Hedges Appointed by GB/board 17 May 2022 16 May 2026
Jill Hogan Appointed by GB/board 7 December 2021 6 December 2025
Lauren Mason Elected by parents 10 November 2021 9 November 2025
Richard Owen Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2016 31 August 2025

Members

Members
Name Appointed by From
Hugh Blackwood Appointed by academy members 11 June 2024
Rebecca-Kate Watts Appointed by academy members 19 July 2022
Richard Owen Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2016
Tony Hedges Appointed by foundation/Trust 7 February 2024

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Richard Owen 1 September 2016 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
J Rees 1 June 2014 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Julia Batt Trustee Appointed by GB/board 27 September 2022 22 May 2024
Hugh Sergio Blackwood Trustee Appointed by GB/board 6 December 2022 15 May 2024
Jane Prideaux Member Original (signatory) members 1 February 2012 22 December 2023
Laraine Jalili-Hodges Member Original (signatory) members 1 February 2012 22 December 2023
Steve Knowles Chair of trustees Appointed by GB/board 27 September 2023 13 December 2023
Steve Knowles Trustee Appointed by GB/board 17 May 2022 13 December 2023
Steve Knowles Chair of trustees Appointed by GB/board 27 September 2022 26 September 2023
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Government office region (GOR)
South East
District
Maidstone
Ward
Bridge
Parliamentary constituency
Maidstone and The Weald
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E10000016
Easting
575149
Northing
156457
Unique property reference number (UPRN)
200003670026
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Lower super output area (LSOA) Help with lower super output area Opens a dialog
Maidstone 006B
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This field is not editable by establishment users as it is populated by the DfE using the underlying data from the schools, pupils and their characteristics statistical release published each summer. The figures used are the performance table figures which ensures GIAS and the Find and Compare Schools in England service are consistent.

This information is compiled from the data returned by establishments for their establishment's situation on the third Thursday in January, in the spring school census data collection return.

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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