Establishment Grove Church of England School

URN: 140474

Academy converter

Download establishment data

Skip map
North Drive, Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 7PW
Local authority:
Oxfordshire (931)
Headteacher / Principal:
Miss Susan Gould
Phase of education:
School type:
Academy converter
Academy sponsor:
Diocese of Oxford
Gender of entry:
URN: 140474, DfE number: 931/3228
UKPRN: 10044291
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 09 May 2019)
Ofsted report Opens in new window
Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese of Oxford
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
Academy Converter
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 Opens a dialog
Date last changed / confirmed:
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll:
Resourced provision capacity:
SEN Unit number on roll:
SEN Unit capacity:

Legal duty to provide governance information

More details

All maintained school governing bodies and academy trusts have a legal duty to provide all of the governance information requested on this page in so far as it is available to them.

This will increase the transparency of governance arrangements. It will enable schools and the department to identify more quickly and accurately individuals who are involved in governance, and who govern in more than one context.

The information requested says nothing in itself about a person's suitability to govern. However, it is essential information for the department to be able to uniquely identify an individual and in a small number of cases conduct checks to confirm their suitability for this important and influential role.

You should provide all of the information requested insofar as it is available to you. A minimum set of information needs to be provided before a record can be saved.

A suggested privacy notice for schools is available for download: Opens in new window

Chair of local governing body

Not recorded

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Susan Gould Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 11/04/2016 10/04/2040
Andrew Shapland Not recorded Elected by parents 21/03/2019 20/03/2023
Donna Blake Not recorded Elected by school staff 01/09/2018 31/08/2022
Matthew Morgan Not recorded Elected by parents 21/05/2018 20/05/2022
Valerie Smith Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 13/03/2018 12/03/2022
John Durant Not recorded Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 19/02/2018 18/02/2022
Nicholas Cheeseman Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 21/06/2017 20/06/2021

Historic (left within last 12 months)

More details Less details
Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Rae Moss Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 02/11/2016 01/11/2020
Jean Holderness Chair of local governing body Appointed by GB/board 08/09/2016 07/09/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
North-West London and South-Central England
Government office region (GOR):
South East
Vale of White Horse
Grove North
Parliamentary constituency:
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Vale of White Horse 011
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Vale of White Horse 011C

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 shows whether a pupil's family have claimed eligibility for free school meals as reported in the annual spring school census. Parents are able to claim free school meals if they receive a qualifying benefit. This does not show pupils who actually received free school meals but those who are eligible to receive them.