Establishment Simms Cross Primary School

URN: 111228

Community school

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Kingsway, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 7QS
Local authority:
Halton (876)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Nicola Kearney
Phase of education:
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
URN: 111228, DfE number: 876/2711
UKPRN: 10068857
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Admissions policy:
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Ofsted rating:
Special Measures (Last inspection: 08 November 2018)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
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Not applicable
Closed date / Reason:
For Academy
Special classes:
Has Special Classes
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Type of SEN provision:
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Type of resourced provision:
Resourced provision
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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Anne Forsyth Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 10/12/2019 29/11/2020
Carine Whitfield Governor Appointed by GB/board 03/02/2020 29/11/2020
Chris Forrest Governor Appointed by GB/board 04/09/2019 29/11/2020
Craig Gaudion Governor Appointed by GB/board 03/02/2020 29/11/2020
Jill Chesworth Governor Appointed by GB/board 20/11/2017 29/11/2020
Joanne Farrimond Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/01/2019 29/11/2020
Kim Forshaw Governor Elected by parents 02/02/2020 29/11/2020
Patricia Kent Governor Appointed by GB/board 03/02/2020 29/11/2020
Rebecca Smith Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018 29/11/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR):
North West
Parliamentary constituency:
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
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Middle super output area (MSOA):
Halton 005
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Halton 005C

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