Establishment West Moors Middle School

URN: 113861

Community school

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Address
Heathfield Way, West Moors, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 0DA
Local authority
Dorset (838)
Headteacher / Principal
Dr Deborah Craddock
Phase of education
Middle deemed secondary
School type
Community school
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 113861, DfE number: 838/4033
UKPRN: 10018642
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Telephone
01202872474
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 6 December 2018)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Diocese
Not applicable
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
198
Open date
Not recorded
Reason establishment opened
Not applicable
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not applicable
Special classes
No Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field Opens a dialog
41.4%
Date last changed / confirmed
27 September 2021
Type of SEN provision
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty, OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability, SLCN - Speech, language and Communication, ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder, SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health, MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment, PD - Physical Disability and MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
Type of resourced provision
Resourced provision
Resourced provision number on roll
10
Resourced provision capacity
10
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
Derek Brooks Appointed by GB/board 3 September 2019 2 October 2023

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Kathryn Wallis Appointed by GB/board 24 July 2021 23 July 2025
Andrew Kerby Appointed by LA 30 April 2020 29 April 2024
Claire Stalley Appointed by GB/board 1 March 2021 28 February 2024
Catherine Cope Elected by school staff 27 February 2020 26 February 2024
Sarah Burns Elected by school staff 18 November 2019 17 November 2023
Clementine Pestell Elected by parents 3 October 2019 2 October 2023
Joanne Marten Elected by parents 3 October 2019 2 October 2023
Lewis Harding Elected by parents 3 October 2019 2 October 2023
Lynne Anderson Appointed by GB/board 3 October 2019 2 October 2023
Deborah Craddock Appointed by GB/board 2 September 2019 1 September 2023
Ron Cox Appointed by GB/board 14 September 2018 13 September 2022

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Ron Cox Governor Appointed by GB/board 14 September 2017 13 September 2021
Roger Long Governor Appointed by GB/board 1 January 2017 31 December 2020
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-West England
Government office region (GOR)
South West
District
Dorset
Ward
West Moors & Three Legged Cross
Parliamentary constituency
Christchurch
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
X999999
Easting
408909
Northing
102286
Census ward
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA)
East Dorset 006
Lower super output area (LSOA)
East Dorset 006D
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