Establishment Poynton High School

URN: 111436

Community school

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Yew Tree Lane, Poynton, Stockport, Cheshire, SK12 1PU
Local authority:
Cheshire East (895)
Mr David Waugh
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11 to 18
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School type:
Community school
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URN: 111436, DfE number: 895/4211
UKPRN: 10005176
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Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 11 December 2015)
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No boarders
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No Nursery Classes
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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Alex McMillan Governor Appointed by GB/board 07/11/2017 29/11/2018
David Waugh Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2013 29/11/2018
Dean Picksley Governor Appointed by GB/board 03/06/2014 29/11/2018
Helen Thomas Governor Appointed by GB/board 03/06/2014 29/11/2018
Janet Ayres Governor Appointed by GB/board 15/03/2016 29/11/2018
Mark Costello Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/10/2012 29/11/2018
Rachael McDonald Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018 29/11/2018
Robert Westbrook Governor Appointed by GB/board 19/12/2017 29/11/2018
Roberto Stocco Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018 29/11/2018
Robin Ellis Governor Appointed by GB/board 07/11/2017 29/11/2018
Stephen Chadwick Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 19/09/2017 29/11/2018
Victoria Andersson Governor Appointed by GB/board 07/11/2017 29/11/2018
RSC Region:
West Midlands
Government Office Region:
North West
Cheshire East
Poynton East and Pott Shrigley
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Urban/Rural Description:
Urban major conurbation
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Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Cheshire East 003
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Cheshire East 003B

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