Establishment St Margaret Ward Catholic Primary School

URN: 106359

Voluntary aided school

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Cherry Lane, Sale, Cheshire, M33 4GY
Local authority:
Trafford (358)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mr Jason Hughes
Phase of education:
School type:
Voluntary aided school
Gender of entry:
URN: 106359, DfE number: 358/3330
UKPRN: 10078718
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 2 July 2009)
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Religious character:
Roman Catholic
Diocese of Shrewsbury
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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Open date:
Reason establishment opened:
Not recorded
Not applicable
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Reason establishment closed:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
No Special Classes
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 January 2021
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Anne Toone Appointed by GB/board 22 September 2020 21 September 2021


Name Appointed by From To
Denise Brereton Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2016 31 August 2024
Edward Wall Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 1 September 2011 31 August 2024
Elaine Giles Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2016 31 August 2024
Natalie Gaulton Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2016 31 August 2024
Rachel Stenhouse Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2016 31 August 2024
James Wray Elected by parents 19 December 2018 18 December 2022
Dom Coyle Elected by school staff 22 November 2018 21 November 2022
Laura Faragher Elected by parents 13 March 2018 13 March 2022
Jason Hughes Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 January 2017 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Ann Maree Governor Appointed by GB/board 31 August 2017 24 November 2020
Anthony Caffrey Governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2016 24 November 2020
Anne Toone Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 17 March 2019 16 September 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR):
North West
St Mary's
Parliamentary constituency:
Altrincham and Sale West
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Trafford 019
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Trafford 019D

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Free school meals

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