Establishment Firle Church of England Primary School

URN: 114525

Voluntary controlled school

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The Street, Firle, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6LF
Local authority:
East Sussex (845)
Mrs Rachel West
Age range: Help with age range field
4 to 11
Phase of education:
School type:
Voluntary controlled school
Gender of entry:
URN: 114525, DfE number: 845/3068
UKPRN: 10073765
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Admissions policy:
Not applicable
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Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 20 April 2017)
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Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese of Chichester
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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Not recorded
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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
Debra Vice Holt Elected by parents 02/09/2019 09/10/2022


Name Appointed by From To
Elizabeth Fradd Gilbert Appointed by GB/board 09/10/2018 09/10/2022
Liz Fitzpatrick Elected by school staff 09/10/2018 09/10/2022
Victoria Mandy Elected by school staff 02/10/2018 02/10/2022
Caroline Hampden Appointed by GB/board 05/09/2018 05/09/2022
Gemma Collins Elected by parents 01/09/2018 01/09/2022
Denise Kong Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 02/09/2019 01/08/2022

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Kathy Martyn Governor Appointed by GB/board 05/09/2018 30/01/2020
Andrew Sidebottom Governor Appointed by GB/board 09/10/2018 31/12/2019
Debra Vice Holt Governor Elected by parents 09/10/2018 01/09/2019
Denise Kong Chair of governors Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/09/2018 01/09/2019
Peter Teager Governor Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 01/09/2018 31/08/2019
Philip Cornish Governor Elected by parents 01/09/2018 31/08/2019
RSC Region:
South-East England and South London
Government Office Region:
South East
Ouse Valley & Ringmer
Parliamentary Constituency:
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural village
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Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Lewes 004
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Lewes 004D

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School capacity

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