Establishment Denton Community College

URN: 135122

Community school

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Taylor Lane, Denton, Manchester, Lancashire, M34 3NG
Local authority:
Tameside (357)
Mr Greg Rule
Age range: Help with this field
11 to 16
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School type:
Community school
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URN: 135122, DfE number: 357/4028
UKPRN: 10031098
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Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 22 October 2015)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
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No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
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Does not have a sixth form
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Open date / Reason:
Result of Amalgamation
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
Not applicable
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Chair of governors

Chair of governors
Name Appointed by From To
Mel West Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2015 31/08/2019


Name Appointed by From To
Rachel Moran Elected by school staff 07/11/2018 07/11/2022
Heather Hornby Elected by parents 09/05/2017 08/05/2021
Clive Lunt Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 06/01/2017 05/01/2021
Jane Pickford Appointed by GB/board 01/01/2017 31/12/2020
John Cooper Appointed by GB/board 01/01/2017 31/12/2020
David Booton Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2015 31/08/2019
Greg Rule Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 16/04/2018 31/08/2019
Jayne Whitehead Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2015 31/08/2019
Katherine Kilbane Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2015 31/08/2019

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Rebecca Lumb Governor Elected by school staff 06/10/2014 05/10/2018
RSC Region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government Office Region:
North West
Denton North East
Parliamentary Constituency:
Denton and Reddish
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban major conurbation
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Census Ward:
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Tameside 025
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Tameside 025A

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