Establishment St Nicolas Church of England Primary School, Abingdon

URN: 123166

Voluntary controlled school

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Boxhill Walk, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1HB
Local authority:
Oxfordshire (931)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mr Andrew Spooner
Age range: Help with age range field
4 to 11
Phase of education:
School type:
Voluntary controlled school
Gender of entry:
URN: 123166, DfE number: 931/3247
UKPRN: 10077916
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 23 January 2018)
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Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese of Oxford
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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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
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Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Eluned Hallas Appointed by GB/board 19/02/2018 18/02/2022


Name Appointed by From To
Andrew Spooner Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2015 31/08/2023
James Broadbent Elected by parents 01/09/2019 31/08/2023
Lorna Page Elected by school staff 01/09/2015 31/08/2023
Hugh Price Nominated by other body and appointed by GB 01/04/2019 31/03/2023
Vicky Drew Elected by parents 26/11/2018 25/11/2022
Jonathon Waldock Appointed by foundation/Trust 01/04/2018 31/03/2022
Robert Swan Elected by parents 01/04/2018 31/03/2022
Eluned Hallas Appointed by foundation/Trust 19/02/2018 18/02/2022
Paul Smith Appointed by foundation/Trust 28/11/2017 28/11/2021
Fulya Markham Elected by parents 01/09/2017 31/08/2021
Mark Halstead Appointed by GB/board 01/04/2016 31/08/2021
Kate Wigley Elected by parents 27/03/2017 26/03/2021

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Timothy Stead Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/01/2020 31/08/2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
North-West London and South-Central England
Government office region (GOR):
South East
Vale of White Horse
Abingdon Fitzharris
Parliamentary constituency:
Oxford West and Abingdon
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
Census ward:
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Vale of White Horse 006
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Vale of White Horse 006B

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