Establishment Steyning Grammar School

URN: 126092

Voluntary controlled school

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Shooting Field, Steyning, West Sussex, BN44 3RX
Local authority:
West Sussex (938)
Mr Nick Wergan
Age range: Help with age range field
11 to 18
Phase of education:
School type:
Voluntary controlled school
Gender of entry:
URN: 126092, DfE number: 938/4501
UKPRN: 10006328
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Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 14 March 2017)
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Religious character:
Church of England
Diocese of Chichester
Boarding school
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
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Not recorded
Not applicable
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
Has Special Classes
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Type of SEN provision:
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
Type of resourced provision:
SEN Unit
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Susan Gearing Appointed by foundation/Trust 11/07/2017 28/09/2019


Name Appointed by From To
Nick Wergan Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2013 31/08/2050
Barry Walters Elected by parents 08/02/2019 08/02/2023
Janette Hamilton Elected by parents 08/02/2019 08/02/2023
Mandy Ainsworth Appointed by GB/board 08/02/2019 08/02/2023
Paul Robertson Appointed by foundation/Trust 04/11/2018 04/11/2022
Claire Bower Appointed by GB/board 04/10/2017 03/10/2021
Jan Hobson Appointed by GB/board 08/10/2013 10/09/2021
John Stevenson Appointed by GB/board 08/10/2013 10/09/2021
Katie Brownings Appointed by GB/board 11/09/2017 10/09/2021
Stephen Diplock Appointed by GB/board 08/10/2013 10/09/2021
Stephen Luckin Appointed by GB/board 10/10/2013 10/09/2021
David Hards Appointed by GB/board 11/07/2017 10/07/2021
Mark Heather Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 11/07/2017 10/07/2021
Tricia Harwell Appointed by foundation/Trust 11/07/2017 10/07/2021
Michael Walter Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 20/09/2016 19/10/2020
RSC Region:
South-East England and South London
Government Office Region:
South East
Parliamentary Constituency:
Arundel and South Downs
Urban/Rural Description:
Rural town and fringe
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Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Horsham 014
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Horsham 014E

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