Establishment Bruton Primary School

URN: 123899

Foundation school

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Higher Backway, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0DP
Local authority:
Somerset (933)
Mrs Rachael Bisset
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4 to 11
Phase of education:
School type:
Foundation school
The Federation of Bruton Primary School and Upton Noble Primary CofE VC School
Gender of entry:
URN: 123899, DfE number: 933/5200
UKPRN: 10069618
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Admissions policy:
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Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 25 February 2016)
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Religious character:
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
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Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Melanie Bowes Lyons Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2019 20/07/2020


Name Appointed by From To
Emma-Louise James Appointed by GB/board 22/06/2020 22/06/2024
Will Tuke Appointed by GB/board 17/04/2020 17/04/2024
Jonathan Black Appointed by GB/board 15/07/2019 14/07/2023
Victoria Christophers Appointed by foundation/Trust 18/02/2019 17/02/2023
Susan Simpson Appointed by GB/board 11/02/2019 10/02/2023
Christopher Partridge Elected by parents 03/12/2018 02/12/2022
Norman Hutchinson Appointed by GB/board 12/11/2018 11/11/2022
Christopher Collier Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 15/04/2013 24/04/2021
Karen Cook Appointed by GB/board 23/09/2013 22/04/2021
Jemima Newman Elected by school staff 16/11/2018 20/07/2020
Mary La-Trobe Bateman Appointed by GB/board 15/03/2019 20/07/2020

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Theresa Preston Governor Appointed by GB/board 15/07/2019 06/03/2020
Tanya Sherriff-Prest Governor Elected by parents 16/11/2018 05/03/2020
Michael Gorman Governor Appointed by GB/board 16/04/2018 31/08/2019
Phillip Butler Chair of governors Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 15/04/2013 31/08/2019
Sandra Leggett Governor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/01/2019 31/08/2019
RSC Region:
South-West England
Government Office Region:
South West
South Somerset
Parliamentary Constituency:
Somerton and Frome
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural town and fringe
GSS LA Code:
Census Ward:
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
South Somerset 001
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
South Somerset 001B

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