Establishment The Ridge Junior School

URN: 109026

Community school

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Melrose Avenue, Yate, Bristol, Gloucestershire, BS37 7AP
Local authority
South Gloucestershire (803)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Philip Boult
Phase of education
School type
Community school
Gender of entry
URN: 109026, DfE number: 803/2188
UKPRN: 10079863
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 25 May 2017)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Not applicable
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
9 February 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
Max Reed Appointed by GB/board 4 July 2019 3 July 2023


Name Appointed by From To
Beverley Hodgson Appointed by GB/board 2 December 2019 1 December 2023
Nathan Chrimes Appointed by GB/board 12 February 2018 11 February 2022
Kabul Maharjan Appointed by GB/board 9 November 2017 8 November 2021
Phil Boult Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 1 September 2009 31 August 2021

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Michelle Clark Governor Elected by parents 31 January 2017 30 January 2021
Virginia Palmer Governor Elected by parents 31 January 2017 30 January 2021
Les Fry Governor Appointed by GB/board 6 October 2016 5 October 2020
Caroline Conradi Governor Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2016 31 August 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-West England
Government office region (GOR)
South West
South Gloucestershire
Yate Central
Parliamentary constituency
Thornbury and Yate
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
South Gloucestershire 006
Lower super output area (LSOA)
South Gloucestershire 006E

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