Establishment The Hereford Academy

URN: 135662

Academy sponsor led

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Marlbrook Road, Redhill, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR2 7NG
Local authority:
Herefordshire, County of (884)
Mr Michael Stoppard
Age range: Help with age range field
11 to 16
Phase of education:
School type:
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust:
Academy sponsor:
The Bishop Anthony Educational Trust
Gender of entry:
URN: 135662, DfE number: 884/6905
UKPRN: 10024186
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Ofsted rating:
Special Measures (Last inspection: 21 November 2018)
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Religious character:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
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Number of pupils:
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
New Provision
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not applicable
Special classes:
No Special Classes
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Not recorded
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Bruce Freeman Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 01/09/2015 31/08/2022

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Michael Stoppard Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/06/2019 01/06/2023
Anne Dowdeswell Not recorded Ex-officio foundation governor (appointed by foundation by virtue of the office they hold) 01/02/2015 31/01/2023
Steve Chandler Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 30/11/2014 29/11/2022
Tim Brett Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 18/10/2018 17/10/2022
Kenneth Johnson Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 26/02/2020 25/02/2021

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Suzanne Aylmer Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 12/12/2018 08/07/2020
John Chapman Local governor Original (signatory) members 30/11/2014 29/11/2019
Patsy Marson Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 30/11/2014 27/09/2019
Edmund Snelgrove Local governor Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/08/2017 31/08/2019
Tanya Everard Local governor Elected by parents 07/12/2017 31/08/2019
RSC Region:
West Midlands
Government Office Region:
West Midlands
Herefordshire, County of
Red Hill
Parliamentary Constituency:
Hereford and South Herefordshire
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
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Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Herefordshire 015
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Herefordshire 015C

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