Establishment Hetton School

URN: 108862

Community school

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North Road, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton le Spring, Tyne and Wear, DH5 9JZ
Local authority:
Sunderland (394)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mr Craig Knowles
Age range: Help with age range field
11 to 16
Phase of education:
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
URN: 108862, DfE number: 394/4059
UKPRN: 10015779
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Ofsted rating:
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 17 January 2018)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
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Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
Has Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field
Date last changed / confirmed:
Type of SEN provision:
SLCN - Speech, language and Communication
Type of resourced provision:
Resourced provision
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Lisa Stafford Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2020 01/09/2024


Name Appointed by From To
Craig Knowles Appointed by GB/board 06/02/2017 14/02/2025
Richard Grey Appointed by GB/board 16/10/2019 16/10/2023
Sue Bell Appointed by GB/board 16/10/2019 16/10/2023
Michael Watson Appointed by GB/board 27/09/2019 26/09/2023
Angela Tinkler Appointed by GB/board 07/05/2019 07/05/2023
Sara Massingham Appointed by GB/board 07/05/2019 07/05/2023
Brian Moulder Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 03/07/2018 03/07/2022
Lindsey Lawson Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 22/09/2017 22/09/2021
Phillipa Claire Morgan Appointed by GB/board 04/07/2017 04/05/2021

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Anthony R Wilkinson Governor Appointed by GB/board 14/09/2018 31/08/2020
Lisa Stafford Governor Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 03/07/2018 31/08/2020
Margaret Young Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 04/02/2016 08/03/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
North of England
Government office region (GOR):
North East
Parliamentary constituency:
Houghton and Sunderland South
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Sunderland 035
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Sunderland 035E

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