Establishment Huxlow Science College

URN: 138030

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Finedon Road, Irthlingborough, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN9 5TY
Local authority:
Northamptonshire (928)
Mr Steve Gordon
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11 to 18
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URN: 138030, DfE number: 928/4017
UKPRN: 10037007
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Good (Last inspection: 15 June 2016)
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Michael Fargher Appointed by GB/board 14/07/2020 13/07/2024


Name Appointed by From To
Robert Barron Appointed by GB/board 22/09/2020 21/09/2024
Stephen Ward Appointed by GB/board 22/09/2020 21/09/2024
Peter Kelby Appointed by GB/board 14/07/2020 13/07/2024
Richard Glasspool Elected by parents 16/07/2019 15/07/2023
Alison Ward Elected by school staff 10/06/2019 09/06/2023
Heather Buxton Elected by school staff 10/06/2019 09/06/2023
Andrew Dickerson Appointed by GB/board 19/03/2018 18/03/2022
David John McVean Appointed by GB/board 12/12/2017 11/12/2021
Tracey Walton Elected by parents 26/09/2017 25/09/2021


Name Appointed by From
David McVean Original (signatory) members 12/12/2017
Michael Fargher Elected by parents 01/04/2012
Peter Kelby Appointed by GB/board 01/04/2012
Robert John Barron Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/04/2012
Stephen Ward Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/04/2012

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
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Stephen William Gordon 01/01/2014 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
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Susan Beresford 11/11/2013 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Nicola Scott Trustee Elected by parents 24/09/2019 22/09/2020
Gordon Perkins Trustee Elected by parents 26/09/2017 27/02/2020
RSC Region:
North-West London and South-Central England
Government Office Region:
East Midlands
East Northamptonshire
Irthlingborough Waterloo
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Urban/Rural Description:
Rural town and fringe
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Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
East Northamptonshire 006
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
East Northamptonshire 006B

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