Establishment Vale of York Academy

URN: 143864

Academy sponsor led

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Rawcliffe Drive, Clifton Without, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 6ZS
Local authority
York (816)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Toby Eastaugh
Phase of education
School type
Academy sponsor led
Academy sponsor
Hope Sentamu Learning Trust
Gender of entry
URN: 143864, DfE number: 816/4000
UKPRN: 10062285
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 14 November 2019)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Diocese of York
Religious ethos
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
1 April 2017
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
Date last changed / confirmed
7 September 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
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Patrick Looker Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 19 December 2018 18 December 2022

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Jack Martin Not recorded Elected by school staff 27 January 2021 26 January 2025
Paul Clayton Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 16 September 2020 15 September 2024
Helen Todd Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 20 May 2020 19 May 2024
Jenny Smailes Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 20 May 2020 19 May 2024
David Seddon Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 9 September 2019 8 September 2023
Andrew Thirlwell Not recorded Elected by parents 28 January 2019 27 January 2023
Patrick Looker Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 19 December 2018 18 December 2022
Matt Halifax Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 11 July 2018 10 July 2022
Toby Eastaugh Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 January 2019 Not recorded

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Miriam Zulkarnain Local governor Elected by school staff 16 January 2017 15 January 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
East Midlands and the Humber
Government office region (GOR)
Yorkshire and the Humber
Rawcliffe & Clifton Without
Parliamentary constituency
York Outer
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
York 006
Lower super output area (LSOA)
York 006A
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Age range

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School capacity

The number of pupil places the establishment can accommodate.

Free school meals

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