Establishment Bethersden Primary School

URN: 118372

Community school

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Address:
School Road, Bethersden, Ashford, Kent, TN26 3AH
Local authority:
Kent (886)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Stuart Gawthorpe
Age range: Help with age range field
4 to 11
Phase of education:
Primary
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 118372, DfE number: 886/2278
UKPRN: 10073334
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Website:
http://www.bethersden.kent.sch.uk/ Opens in new window
Telephone:
01233820479
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 23 January 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
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
140
Number of pupils:
120
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
19.2%
Date last changed / confirmed:
03/08/2020
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not applicable
Resourced provision number on roll:
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SEN Unit number on roll:
SEN Unit capacity:

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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Jennifer Read Appointed by GB/board 29/11/2019 12/07/2021

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Samantha Buckman Appointed by GB/board 19/01/2010 18/01/2024
Justine Williams Appointed by GB/board 23/05/2019 22/05/2023
Coleen Hemmings Appointed by GB/board 28/02/2019 27/02/2023
Kate Kirk Appointed by GB/board 28/02/2019 27/02/2023
Andrew Michael Jones Appointed by GB/board 01/02/2019 31/01/2023
Robert Lovett Clark Appointed by GB/board 25/01/2019 24/01/2023
Keith Brannan Appointed by GB/board 06/12/2018 05/12/2022
Sally Carysforth Appointed by GB/board 14/03/2019 13/03/2022
Stuart Gawthorpe Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2017 31/08/2021

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Jennifer Read Governor Appointed by GB/board 13/07/2017 28/11/2019
Samantha Buckman Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 20/01/2016 28/11/2019
Gemma Foley Governor Appointed by GB/board 10/12/2015 27/11/2019
RSC Region:
South-East England and South London
Government Office Region:
South East
District:
Ashford
Ward:
Weald Central
Parliamentary Constituency:
Ashford
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural village
GSS LA Code:
E10000016
Easting:
592556
Northing:
140108
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Ashford 012
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Ashford 012B

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