Establishment Bishop Barrington School A Sports with Mathematics College

URN: 114301

Community school

Download establishment data

Skip map
Woodhouse Lane, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 6LA
Local authority:
Durham (840)
Mr Mike Bennett
Age range: Help with age range field
11 to 16
Phase of education:
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
URN: 114301, DfE number: 840/4162
UKPRN: 10014908
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Website: Opens in new window
Ofsted rating:
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 15 November 2017)
Ofsted report Opens in new window
Data from other services:
Religious character:
Does not apply
Not applicable
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
Number of pupils:
Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
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
Date last changed / confirmed:
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll:
Resourced provision capacity:
SEN Unit number on roll:
SEN Unit capacity:

Legal duty to provide governance information

More details

All maintained school governing bodies and academy trusts have a legal duty to provide all of the governance information requested on this page in so far as it is available to them. This will increase the transparency of governance arrangements. It will enable schools and the department to identify more quickly and accurately individuals who are involved in governance, and who govern in more than one context. The information requested says nothing in itself about a person's suitability to govern. However, it is essential information for the department to be able to uniquely identify an individual and in a small number of cases conduct checks to confirm their suitability for this important and influential role. You should provide all of the information requested insofar as it is available to you. A minimum set of information needs to be provided before a record can be saved.

A suggested privacy notice for schools is available for download: Opens in new window

Chair of governors

Not recorded


Name Appointed by From To
Ann Golightly Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 30/08/2015 14/02/2021
Trevor Machin Appointed by GB/board 22/11/2016 14/02/2021
Michelle Margaret McKenna Appointed by GB/board 15/01/2013 05/02/2021
Kimberley Jane Marshall Appointed by GB/board 22/11/2016 11/12/2020
David Wallis Appointed by GB/board 22/11/2016 21/11/2020
George Ronald Richardson Appointed by GB/board 22/11/2015 21/11/2020
Carol Rodway Appointed by GB/board 25/11/2015 24/11/2019

Historic (left within last 12 months)

More details
Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Matt Porter Governor Appointed by GB/board 12/10/2015 11/10/2019
Susan Jane Quickmire Governor Appointed by GB/board 22/09/2015 21/09/2019
Alison Spark Governor Appointed by GB/board 09/09/2015 08/09/2019
Chris Hudson Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2015 31/08/2019
Elizabeth Thompson Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2015 15/07/2019
RSC Region:
North of England
Government Office Region:
North East
County Durham
Bishop Auckland Town
Parliamentary Constituency:
Bishop Auckland
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
Census Ward:
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
County Durham 056
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
County Durham 056A

Age range

The age range that the establishment is legally allowed to make provision for.

School capacity

The number of pupil places the establishment can accommodate.

Free School Meals

This shows whether a pupil's family have claimed eligibility for free school meals as reported in the annual spring school census. Parents are able to claim free school meals if they receive a qualifying benefit. This does not show pupils who actually received free school meals but those who are eligible to receive them.