Establishment Chilham, St Mary's Church of England Primary School

URN: 118665

Voluntary controlled school

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School Hill, Chilham, Canterbury, Kent, CT4 8DE
Local authority:
Kent (886)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Delia Cooper
Phase of education:
School type:
Voluntary controlled school
Gender of entry:
URN: 118665, DfE number: 886/3138
UKPRN: 10069103
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 28 February 2017)
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Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese of Canterbury
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
Open date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Closed 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 Opens a dialog
Date last changed / confirmed:
04 January 2021
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Resourced provision capacity:
SEN Unit number on roll:
SEN Unit capacity:

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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Jennie Claire Litten-Brown Appointed by GB/board 29 November 2018 10 February 2023


Name Appointed by From To
Karen Fincham Elected by school staff 24 September 2020 23 September 2024
Sharon Knight Appointed by GB/board 11 July 2019 10 July 2023
Hester Fenwick Appointed by GB/board 07 February 2019 06 February 2023
Alan Norley Appointed by GB/board 20 September 2018 19 September 2022
Jonathan Daniel Sherlock Appointed by GB/board 20 September 2018 19 September 2022
Brenda Ladley Appointed by foundation/Trust 01 April 2014 31 March 2022
Catherine Sigrist Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 25 August 2020 Not recorded
Delia Cooper Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01 April 2018 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Stephen Christopher Castle Governor Elected by parents 04 March 2015 12 October 2020
Thomas James Delahunt Governor Elected by parents 26 January 2018 25 September 2020
Rosemary Annabel Smith Governor Elected by school staff 24 October 2016 23 September 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR):
South East
Downs North
Parliamentary constituency:
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Rural village
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Ashford 001
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Ashford 001B

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