Establishment Balfour Infant School

URN: 118329

Community school

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Address:
Pattens Lane, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2QT
Local authority:
Medway (887)
Headteacher/Principal:
Ms Donna Atkinson
Age range: Help with age range field
5 to 7
Phase of education:
Primary
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 118329, DfE number: 887/2215
UKPRN: 10074074
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Website:
http://www.balfourinf.medway.sch.uk Opens in new window
Telephone:
01634338280
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 04 June 2019)
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Data from other services:
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
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
270
Number of pupils:
269
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
9.3%
Date last changed / confirmed:
12/07/2019
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll:
Resourced provision capacity:
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SEN Unit capacity:

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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Steve Horton Appointed by GB/board 17/09/2018 16/09/2022

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Alison Everett Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 10/07/2019 09/07/2023
David Nixon Appointed by GB/board 10/07/2019 09/07/2023
Frances Webber Elected by school staff 10/07/2019 09/07/2023
Joanne Hayes Appointed by GB/board 20/03/2019 19/03/2023
Christina Carter Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 04/02/2019 03/02/2023
Caroline Webber Appointed by LA 18/07/2018 17/07/2022
Leanne Gale Appointed by GB/board 13/09/2017 12/09/2021
Donna Atkinson Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2015 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Donna Atkinson Governor Appointed by GB/board 16/09/2015 15/09/2019
RSC Region:
South-East England and South London
Government Office Region:
South East
District:
Medway
Ward:
Rochester South and Horsted
Parliamentary Constituency:
Rochester and Strood
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
E06000035
Easting:
575083
Northing:
166460
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Medway 026
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Medway 026C

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