Wath Comprehensive School : A Language College

URN: 106954

Foundation school

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Address:
Sandygate, Wath-on-Dearne, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S63 7NW
Local authority:
Rotherham (372)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Jon Taylor
Age range: Help with this field
11 to 18
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
Foundation school
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 106954, DfE number: 372/4017
UKPRN: 10007358
Establishment status:
Open, but proposed to close
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.wcs.rotherham.sch.uk/
Telephone:
01709760222
Ofsted rating:
Special Measures (Last inspection: 16 March 2017)
Ofsted report
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
1800
Number of pupils:
1778
Open date / Reason:
01/01/1900
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
31/12/2018
For Academy
Special classes:
No Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with this field
12.8%
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Resourced provision capacity:
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SEN Unit capacity:

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Chair of governors

Name Appointed by From To
Jayne Dickson Elected by parents 01/10/2018 11/11/2020

Governors

Name Appointed by From To
Brian Tinnion Appointed by GB/board 11/03/2013 10/03/2021
Jane Brown Appointed by GB/board 11/03/2013 10/03/2021
Stephanie Marson Elected by parents 02/12/2016 01/12/2020
Jayne Ackerley Elected by school staff 03/11/2015 20/10/2019
Julia Bailey Appointed by GB/board 21/10/2015 20/10/2019
Tony Price Appointed by GB/board 21/10/2015 20/10/2019
Melanie Holt Elected by parents 14/09/2015 13/09/2019
Sharon Boardman Elected by parents 16/07/2015 15/07/2019
Jon Taylor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2016 Not recorded

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Irene Hartley Chair of governors Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/09/2016 30/09/2018
Jayne Dickson Governor Elected by parents 12/11/2012 30/09/2018
RSC Region:
East Midlands and the Humber
Government Office Region:
Yorkshire and the Humber
District:
Rotherham
Ward:
Wath
Parliamentary Constituency:
Wentworth and Dearne
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban minor conurbation
GSS LA Code:
E08000018
Easting:
443815
Northing:
400169
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Rotherham 002
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Rotherham 002E

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Free School Meals

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