Establishment Dover Grammar School for Boys

URN: 118931

Foundation school

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Address
Astor Avenue, Dover, Kent, CT17 0DQ
Local authority
Kent (886)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Philip Horstrup
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
Foundation school
Gender of entry
Boys
ID
URN: 118931, DfE number: 886/5459
UKPRN: 10002017
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Selective
Telephone
01304206117
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 16 October 2019)
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Religious character
None
Diocese
Not applicable
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
768
Open date
Not recorded
Reason establishment opened
Not applicable
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
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
11.6%
Date last changed / confirmed
24 February 2022
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll
Resourced provision capacity
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit number on roll
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Les Craggs Appointed by LA 9 February 2020 8 February 2024

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Sue King Appointed by GB/board 21 September 2021 21 September 2025
Janine Owen Appointed by GB/board 22 September 2020 21 September 2024
Alison Eyden Elected by parents 10 March 2020 9 March 2024
Andy Rogers Appointed by GB/board 21 April 2020 20 February 2024
Alan Barham Appointed by GB/board 13 May 2019 12 May 2023
Alyson Young Elected by parents 19 December 2018 18 December 2022
Philip Horstrup Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2018 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Matt Rosier Governor Elected by school staff 29 March 2018 28 March 2022
Ben Ralph Governor Appointed by GB/board 14 March 2018 13 March 2022
Chris Turner Governor Elected by parents 13 March 2018 12 March 2022
Peter Jull Governor Elected by parents 13 March 2018 12 March 2022
Caroline Trouve Governor Appointed by GB/board 10 March 2020 12 October 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR)
South East
District
Dover
Ward
Tower Hamlets
Parliamentary constituency
Dover
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E10000016
Easting
630305
Northing
141711
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Dover 011
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Dover 011H
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Free school meals

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This information is compiled from the data returned by establishments for their establishment's situation on the third Thursday in January, in the spring school census data collection return.

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