Establishment Highfield Leadership Academy

URN: 142469

Academy sponsor led

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Address
Highfield Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 3JZ
Local authority
Blackpool (890)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Andrew Galbraith
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust
STAR ACADEMIES
Academy sponsor
Star Academies
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 142469, DfE number: 890/4003
UKPRN: 10054616
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Telephone
01253965750
Ofsted rating
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 14 July 2021)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Diocese
Not applicable
Religious ethos
None
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
630
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 April 2016
Reason establishment opened
New Provision
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
Not applicable
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field Opens a dialog
39.7%
Date last changed / confirmed
19 October 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll
Resourced provision capacity
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit number on roll
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
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Paul Fearnley Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 April 2020 31 March 2024

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Jason Nelson Not recorded Elected by school staff 28 January 2020 31 August 2024
Alan Fisher Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 April 2020 31 March 2024
Peter Hunter Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 April 2020 31 March 2024
Natalie Collister Not recorded Elected by parents 26 March 2020 25 March 2024
Matthew Barr Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 5 February 2020 4 February 2024
Stephen Ashworth Not recorded Elected by parents 14 March 2019 13 March 2023
Andrew Galbraith Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 February 2019 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Louise Graham Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 9 May 2017 8 May 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR)
North West
District
Blackpool
Ward
Stanley
Parliamentary constituency
Blackpool South
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E06000009
Easting
332291
Northing
432885
Census ward
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Blackpool 018
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Blackpool 018B
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Free school meals

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