Establishment Bearwood Primary and Nursery School

URN: 143477

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Barons Road, Bearwood, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH11 9UN
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Laura Bennett
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Academy trust:
Academy sponsor:
Hamwic Education Trust
Gender of entry:
URN: 143477, DfE number: 839/2264
UKPRN: 10061373
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 18 September 2019)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
Not applicable
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:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01 October 2016
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Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
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Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed:
13 January 2021
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Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Ann Harris Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01 September 2015 30 September 2023

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Ingrid Fido Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 24 September 2020 23 September 2024
Helen Todd Not recorded Elected by parents 14 November 2019 13 November 2023
Michael Paul Sussman Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 14 November 2019 13 November 2023
Rebecca Louise Bridger Not recorded Elected by parents 14 November 2019 13 November 2023
Kate Gunstone Not recorded Elected by school staff 03 September 2018 02 September 2022
Carolyn Bennett Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 06 March 2018 05 March 2022
Laura Bennett Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01 September 2014 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Nicola Best Local governor Appointed by GB/board 01 September 2016 31 August 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
South-West England
Government office region (GOR):
South West
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Bearwood & Merley
Parliamentary constituency:
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
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Middle super output area (MSOA):
Poole 002
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Poole 002B

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