Establishment Leigh Westleigh Methodist Primary School

URN: 140087

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Academy trust: EPWORTH EDUCATION TRUST

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Address
Westleigh Lane, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 5NJ
Local authority
Wigan (359)
Headteacher / Principal
Mrs Xanthe Moragrega
Phase of education
Primary
School type
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Academy trust
EPWORTH EDUCATION TRUST
Academy sponsor
Epworth Education Trust
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 140087, DfE number: 359/3022
UKPRN: 10043012
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Telephone
01942702967
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 30 October 2019)
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Religious character
Methodist
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
219
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 September 2013
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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32.9%
Date last changed / confirmed
22 November 2022
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
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Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit number on roll
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity
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Chair of local governing body

Not recorded

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Sheila Pilkington Not recorded Elected by school staff 1 February 2022 1 February 2026
Elspeth Brighton Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 23 March 2021 23 March 2025
Fathima Razmila Mohamed Maharoof Not recorded Elected by parents 23 March 2021 23 March 2025
Elizabeth Smith Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2021 1 September 2024
Shane Pilkington Not recorded Elected by parents 20 March 2019 20 March 2023
Xanthe Moragrega Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2019 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Christy Coleman Local governor Elected by school staff 10 October 2018 9 October 2022
Shane Pilkington Chair of local governing body Appointed by GB/board 20 September 2021 19 September 2022
Karen Aspinall Local governor Appointed by GB/board 16 September 2019 16 September 2022
Karen Chadwick Local governor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2021 31 August 2022
Amanda Howarth Local governor Nominated by other body and appointed by GB 23 March 2021 19 May 2022
Penny Hammond Local governor Elected by school staff 10 October 2018 31 December 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR)
North West
District
Wigan
Ward
Atherleigh
Parliamentary constituency
Leigh
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E08000010
Easting
365037
Northing
401928
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Wigan 027
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Wigan 027A
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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.