Swindon Academy

URN: 135364

Academy sponsor led

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Address:
Beech Avenue, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 1JR
Local authority:
Swindon (866)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mrs Ruth Robinson
Age range: Help with this field
3 to 19
Phase of education:
All through
School type:
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust:
UNITED LEARNING TRUST
Academy sponsor:
United Learning Trust
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 135364, DfE number: 866/6905
UKPRN: 10021036
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.swindon-academy.org
Telephone:
01793426900
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 25 May 2017)
Ofsted report
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
None
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
1356
Number of pupils:
1755
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/09/2007
New Provision
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
No Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with this field
37.9%
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll:
Resourced provision capacity:
SEN Unit number on roll:
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Chair of local governing body

Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Stephen Shrigley Not recorded Appointed by academy members 01/09/2018 31/08/2021

Local governors

Not recorded

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Mary Curnock Cook Chair of local governing body Appointed by foundation/Trust 01/09/2017 31/08/2018
RSC Region:
South-West England
Government Office Region:
South West
District:
Swindon
Ward:
Rodbourne Cheney
Parliamentary Constituency:
North Swindon
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
E06000030
Easting:
414853
Northing:
186947
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Swindon 007
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Swindon 007C

Age range

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School capacity

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Free School Meals

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