Furze Down School

URN: 110585

Community special school

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Address:
Verney Road, Winslow, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18 3BL
Local authority:
Buckinghamshire (825)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mrs Alison Rooney
Age range: Help with this field
2 to 19
Phase of education:
Not applicable
School type:
Community special school
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 110585, DfE number: 825/7023
UKPRN: 10015426
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Website:
http://www.furzedown.bucks.sch.uk
Telephone:
01296711380
Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 28 March 2014)
Ofsted report
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
155
Number of pupils:
160
Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
Has Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with this field
23.1%
Type of SEN provision:
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty, SLCN - Speech, language and Communication and ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Type of resourced provision:
Not applicable
Resourced provision number on roll:
Resourced provision capacity:
SEN Unit number on roll:
SEN Unit capacity:

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Chair of governors

Name Appointed by From To
Sheree Howard Appointed by GB/board 20/03/2017 19/03/2021

Governors

Name Appointed by From To
Alison Rooney Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 17/06/2016 16/06/2026
Neil Udall Appointed by GB/board 09/06/2018 08/06/2022
Patricia Caulfield Appointed by GB/board 09/06/2018 08/06/2022
Rachel Loch Appointed by GB/board 09/06/2018 08/06/2022
Gregory Lapham Appointed by GB/board 04/10/2017 03/10/2021
Caroline West Elected by parents 02/05/2017 01/05/2021
Sheree Howard Elected by parents 30/04/2013 29/04/2021
Sarah Louise Watson Elected by school staff 19/03/2016 18/03/2020
David Rasmussen Appointed by GB/board 29/06/2015 28/06/2019

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Neil Udall Governor Appointed by GB/board 09/06/2014 08/06/2018
Patricia Caulfield Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 09/06/2014 08/06/2018
Rachel Loch Governor Appointed by GB/board 09/06/2014 08/06/2018
RSC Region:
North-West London and South-Central England
Government Office Region:
South East
District:
Aylesbury Vale
Ward:
Winslow
Parliamentary Constituency:
Buckingham
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural town and fringe
GSS LA Code:
E10000002
Easting:
476284
Northing:
227826
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Aylesbury Vale 005
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Aylesbury Vale 005D

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School capacity

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Free School Meals

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