Establishment Northern Primary School

URN: 119190

Community school

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Burnley Road, Bacup, Lancashire, OL13 8PH
Local authority:
Lancashire (888)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mrs Jacqueline Marr
Phase of education:
School type:
Community school
Gender of entry:
URN: 119190, DfE number: 888/2111
UKPRN: 10077720
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 31 October 2018)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
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Not recorded
Not applicable
Closed date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
Not recorded
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Date last changed / confirmed:
07 January 2021
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Cara Duffy Appointed by GB/board 07 March 2017 06 March 2021


Name Appointed by From To
John Syers Elected by school staff 22 September 2016 22 September 2024
Jacqueline Marr Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01 September 2020 30 August 2024
Bridget Collinge Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 01 November 2019 31 October 2023
Joanne Ramsbottom Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 01 November 2019 31 October 2023
Anna Ewens Appointed by GB/board 01 September 2019 31 August 2023
Sarah Goodchild Appointed by GB/board 29 June 2018 28 June 2022
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR):
North West
Parliamentary constituency:
Rossendale and Darwen
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Rural hamlet and isolated dwellings
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Rossendale 003
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Rossendale 003A

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