Establishment The Bridge Short Stay School

URN: 138450

Pupil referral unit

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Address
Appleton Drive, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 7EP
Local authority
Cheshire West and Chester (896)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Andrew Stewart
Phase of education
Not applicable
School type
Pupil referral unit
Further education type
Not applicable
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 138450, DfE number: 896/1100
UKPRN: 10044685
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Telephone
01512453877
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 16 May 2018)
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Number of pupils
41
Open date
31 August 2012
Reason establishment opened
New Provision
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field Opens a dialog
56.1%
Date last changed / confirmed
20 July 2022
Teenage mothers
Does not provide places for Teen Mothers
Teenage mothers places
Childcare facilities provision
Does not have child care facilities
SEN facilities
PRU Does have Provision for SEN
Pupils with EBD
PRU Does not have EBD provision
Number of places
50
Full time provision
PRU offers full time provision
Pupils educated by other providers
PRU does offer tuition by another provider
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Peter Carrington Appointed by GB/board 26 January 2021 25 January 2025

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Craig Ellison Elected by school staff 13 September 2021 12 September 2025
Damian Stenhouse Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 6 September 2017 15 March 2025
Samantha Warburton Appointed by GB/board 26 September 2017 15 March 2025
Helen Cairns Appointed by GB/board 6 October 2020 5 October 2024
Shirley Plews Appointed by GB/board 6 May 2015 11 May 2024
Martine Gum Appointed by GB/board 16 March 2021 15 March 2024
Thanh Holmes Appointed by GB/board 27 March 2019 25 March 2023

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Debbie Davies Governor Elected by school staff 10 March 2018 9 March 2022
Mike Keenan Governor Appointed by GB/board 18 October 2012 30 November 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
West Midlands
Government office region (GOR)
North West
District
Cheshire West and Chester
Ward
Whitby Park
Parliamentary constituency
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E06000050
Easting
338929
Northing
375355
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Cheshire West and Chester 010
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Cheshire West and Chester 010D
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Age range

The age range that the establishment is legally allowed to make provision for.

School capacity

The number of pupil places the establishment can accommodate.

Free school meals

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 number of those who are eligible to receive them.

Free school meals

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.