Establishment The Ellis Church of England (Voluntary Aided) Primary School

URN: 106638

Voluntary aided school

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School Street, Hemingfield, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S73 0PS
Local authority:
Barnsley (370)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Rachel Hurding
Phase of education:
School type:
Voluntary aided school
Gender of entry:
URN: 106638, DfE number: 370/3314
UKPRN: 10075970
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 05 July 2017)
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Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese of Sheffield
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
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Not recorded
Not applicable
Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
David Schofield Appointed by foundation/Trust 18/03/2015 10/09/2023


Name Appointed by From To
Bethany Wise Elected by school staff 17/09/2020 17/09/2024
Rachel Hurding Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2020 01/09/2024
Emma Ottewell Appointed by foundation/Trust 16/03/2020 15/03/2024
Kay Dodd Appointed by foundation/Trust 30/09/2019 30/09/2023
Jean Horner Appointed by foundation/Trust 31/08/2014 31/08/2022
Davina Hulme Appointed by foundation/Trust 27/06/2018 26/06/2022
John Armstrong Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 01/05/2018 30/04/2022
Dean Clarke Elected by parents 25/04/2018 25/04/2022
Marcus Wood Appointed by foundation/Trust 04/12/2013 04/12/2021

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Steven Lodge Governor Elected by parents 28/11/2016 28/11/2020
Sharna Woodall Governor Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/11/2016 01/11/2020
Emma Ottewell Governor Nominated by other body and appointed by GB 16/03/2016 16/03/2020
Jenni Tindle Governor Elected by school staff 14/06/2017 10/02/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
East Midlands and the Humber
Government office region (GOR):
Yorkshire and the Humber
Hoyland Milton
Parliamentary constituency:
Barnsley East
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban minor conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Barnsley 029
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Barnsley 029D

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