Establishment The Wordsley School Business & Enterprise & Music College

URN: 103858

Community school

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Brierley Hill Road, Wordsley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 5SP
Local authority
Dudley (332)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Gareth Burton
Phase of education
School type
Community school
Gender of entry
URN: 103858, DfE number: 332/4030
UKPRN: 10016055
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 12 September 2018)
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Religious character
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No boarders
Nursery provision
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
Open date
Not recorded
Reason establishment opened
Not applicable
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not applicable
Special classes
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed
10 March 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
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Resourced provision capacity
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit number on roll
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity

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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Ian Grosvenor Appointed by GB/board 6 March 2015 6 March 2024


Name Appointed by From To
Andrew Barnard Elected by parents 9 November 2020 8 November 2024
Heather Cutler Elected by parents 9 November 2020 8 November 2024
Ilona Wyld Appointed by GB/board 21 September 2016 8 November 2024
Darren Adams Appointed by GB/board 29 November 2019 28 November 2023
John Bradshaw Appointed by GB/board 11 July 2019 10 July 2023
Nicky Cooper Appointed by GB/board 19 May 2019 18 May 2023
Sallyann Willetts Elected by parents 18 May 2019 17 May 2023
Melvyn Kershaw Appointed by GB/board 7 March 2019 7 March 2023
Peter Harrington Appointed by GB/board 7 March 2019 7 March 2023
Kirsty Brinsdon Elected by school staff 27 November 2017 26 November 2021
Carly Williams Appointed by GB/board 4 September 2017 31 August 2021
Gareth Burton Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2020 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Kim Babb Governor Appointed by GB/board 19 May 2019 4 March 2021
Ian Grosvenor Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 20 October 2016 19 October 2020
Carl Cadman Governor Elected by parents 28 September 2017 15 October 2020
Ian Southall Governor Appointed by GB/board 19 May 2019 15 October 2020
Sadie Elliott Governor Appointed by GB/board 21 September 2016 20 September 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
West Midlands
Government office region (GOR)
West Midlands
Parliamentary constituency
Dudley South
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Dudley 021
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Dudley 021E

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Free school meals

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