Establishment St Matthew's Church of England Primary School

URN: 119505

Voluntary aided school

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Address
Withers Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 1DF
Local authority
Blackburn with Darwen (889)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Julian Rogers
Phase of education
Primary
School type
Voluntary aided school
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 119505, DfE number: 889/3471
UKPRN: 10080242
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Telephone
01254291250
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 8 July 2021)
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Religious character
Church of England
Diocese
Diocese of Blackburn
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
274
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
25.5%
Date last changed / confirmed
12 May 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
Fred Kershaw Appointed by foundation/Trust 5 May 2022 4 May 2026

Governors

Governors
Name Appointed by From To
Sabiha Isa Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 4 May 2021 3 May 2025
Saleha Umerji Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 4 May 2021 3 May 2025
Graham Boyes Foundation/sponsor members 13 March 2021 13 March 2025
Alan Dean Appointed by LA 14 October 2018 14 October 2023
Stephen Hartley Foundation/sponsor members 10 September 2019 10 September 2023
Caroline Minoprio-Nicholson Elected by school staff 24 October 2018 24 October 2022
Andrew Raynes Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 31 August 1998 Not recorded
Julian Paul Rogers Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2013 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Fred Kershaw Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 1 April 2018 1 April 2022
William Mann Governor Foundation/sponsor members 7 March 2018 7 March 2022
Munawar Din Governor Foundation/sponsor members 16 October 2017 16 October 2021
Heather Henderson Governor Foundation/sponsor members 1 June 2018 31 August 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR)
North West
District
Blackburn with Darwen
Ward
Blackburn Central
Parliamentary constituency
Blackburn
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E06000008
Easting
368937
Northing
427840
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Blackburn with Darwen 007
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Blackburn with Darwen 007B
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School capacity

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Free school meals

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Free school meals

This field is not editable by establishment users as it is populated by the DfE using the underlying data from the schools, pupils and their characteristics statistical release published each summer. The figures used are the performance table figures which ensures GIAS and the Find and Compare Schools in England service are consistent.

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.