Establishment Oakleigh School & Acorn Assessment Centre

URN: 101396

Community special school

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Oakleigh Road North, Whetstone, London, N20 0DH
Local authority:
Barnet (302)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs R Harding
Age range: Help with age range field
2 to 11
Phase of education:
Not applicable
School type:
Community special school
Gender of entry:
URN: 101396, DfE number: 302/7009
UKPRN: 10077044
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Admissions policy:
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Not recorded
Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 12 June 2019)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Not applicable
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Closed date / Reason:
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Special classes:
Has Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field
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Type of SEN provision:
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder and SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Stephen Holt Appointed by GB/board 07/02/2008 08/06/2023


Name Appointed by From To
Ruth Harding Appointed by LA 01/09/2017 01/09/2025
Nabil Dar Elected by parents 11/03/2020 10/03/2024
Gilbert Knight Appointed by GB/board 03/10/2002 08/06/2023
Jacqueline Silverman Appointed by GB/board 25/11/2009 08/06/2023
Moira Newton Appointed by GB/board 09/06/2015 08/06/2023
Jane Nicklin Appointed by GB/board 19/03/2018 18/02/2022
Sachin Rajput Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/02/2010 31/01/2022
Margaret Owen Appointed by GB/board 04/12/2017 03/12/2021
Shaun Saunders Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 20/03/2017 19/03/2021
Sameerah Siddiqui Elected by parents 31/10/2016 30/10/2020

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Lindsdey Kitchener Governor Elected by school staff 01/08/2008 31/08/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
North-West London and South-Central England
Government office region (GOR):
Parliamentary constituency:
Chipping Barnet
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Barnet 011
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Barnet 011A

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