Establishment The Hills Academy

URN: 139522

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Address:
Stancliffe Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 9AT
Local authority:
Bedford (822)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Moya Whitehead
Age range: Help with age range field
3 to 11
Phase of education:
Primary
School type:
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Single-academy trust:
THE HILLS ACADEMY
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 139522, DfE number: 822/2178
UKPRN: 10040824
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Telephone:
01234266498
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 06 February 2020)
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Religious character:
None
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
450
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/04/2013
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Closed 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
6.9%
Date last changed / confirmed:
15/10/2020
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Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Nicola Henson Appointed by GB/board 09/07/2019 09/07/2023

Trustees

Trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Stacie Bourne Elected by parents 02/12/2014 31/08/2023

Members

Members
Name Appointed by From
Caroline Starr Elected by school staff 01/09/2018
Chris Abri Appointed by GB/board 14/10/2019
Christopher Jones Appointed by GB/board 15/05/2018
Ian Buck Appointed by GB/board 09/07/2019
John Mingay Appointed by GB/board 27/09/2019
Meherwan Bozorgi Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018
Nicola Henson Elected by parents 17/05/2016
Rachel Lowdon Elected by school staff 01/09/2018
Richard Watson Appointed by GB/board 01/04/2013
Rosemary Thomas Appointed by GB/board 30/04/2019

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Moya Whitehead 01/04/2013 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
Sarah Dickson 01/04/2013 Not recorded

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Dawn Bevan Member Appointed by GB/board 22/01/2018 31/08/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
North-West London and South-Central England
Government office region (GOR):
East of England
District:
Bedford
Ward:
Putnoe
Parliamentary constituency:
Bedford
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
E06000055
Easting:
506482
Northing:
251332
Census ward:
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Bedford 006
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Bedford 006D

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