Establishment St Mary's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Barnard Castle

URN: 114261

Voluntary aided school

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Birch Road, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8JR
Local authority:
Durham (840)
Mrs Lesley Ann Box
Age range: Help with age range field
4 to 11
Phase of education:
School type:
Voluntary aided school
Gender of entry:
URN: 114261, DfE number: 840/3461
UKPRN: 10075839
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Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 11 October 2012)
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Religious character:
Roman Catholic
Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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Not recorded
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Rachel Lavendar Nominated by other body and appointed by GB 02/12/2015 01/12/2019


Name Appointed by From To
Wilfrid Elkin Foundation/sponsor members 17/07/2017 16/07/2021
Fiona Bissell Foundation/sponsor members 08/06/2017 07/06/2021
Emma Curran Foundation/sponsor members 11/05/2017 10/05/2021
Ian Leslie Grieves Foundation/sponsor members 03/04/2017 02/04/2021
Peter Sedgewick Elected by parents 15/03/2017 14/03/2021
Lesley Ann Box Elected by school staff 10/11/2016 09/11/2020
Suzanne Denise Peacock Elected by parents 20/01/2016 19/01/2020
RSC Region:
North of England
Government Office Region:
North East
County Durham
Barnard Castle East
Parliamentary Constituency:
Bishop Auckland
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural town and fringe
GSS LA Code:
Census Ward:
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
County Durham 066
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
County Durham 066A

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