Establishment Crofton Infant School

URN: 142493

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High Street, Crofton, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 1NG
Local authority
Wakefield (384)
Headteacher / Principal
Clare Holloway
Phase of education
School type
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Academy trust
Academy sponsor
Waterton Academy Trust
Gender of entry
URN: 142493, DfE number: 384/2040
UKPRN: 10054970
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 13 November 2018)
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Religious character
Does not apply
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Religious ethos
Does not apply
No boarders
Nursery provision
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
Section 41 approved
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Open date
1 December 2015
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Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed
7 September 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll
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Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Waterton Academy Trust Waterton Academy Trust Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 5 November 2019 4 November 2023

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Angela Eggleston Not recorded Appointed by academy members 1 July 2020 30 June 2024
Elanor Jade Davies Not recorded Appointed by academy members 15 March 2021 15 March 2024
Sharon Burgin Not recorded Elected by school staff 1 December 2015 1 December 2023
Heather Ricks Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 4 November 2019 4 November 2023
Debbie LIndley Not recorded Elected by school staff 4 November 2019 3 November 2023
Joanne Mills Not recorded Elected by parents 17 May 2018 17 May 2022
Clare Holloway Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2017 Not recorded
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR)
Yorkshire and the Humber
Crofton, Ryhill and Walton
Parliamentary constituency
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Wakefield 032
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Wakefield 032A
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