Establishment Westcliff High School for Boys Academy

URN: 136272

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Address
Kenilworth Gardens, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0BP
Local authority
Southend-on-Sea (882)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Michael Skelly
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
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Gender of entry
Boys
ID
URN: 136272, DfE number: 882/5401
UKPRN: 10031370
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Selective
Telephone
01702475443
Ofsted rating
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Religious character
None
Diocese
Not applicable
Religious ethos
Does not apply
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
Not applicable
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
1266
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 September 2010
Reason establishment opened
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Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
No Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field Opens a dialog
3.2%
Date last changed / confirmed
17 March 2021
Type of SEN provision
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Not recorded
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Jon Gershinson Appointed by GB/board 22 September 2020 23 September 2021

Trustees

Trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Anthony Cole Appointed by academy members 13 December 2016 31 August 2024
James Currell Elected by parents 14 October 2020 31 August 2024
Matthew DeGrove Appointed by academy members 1 September 2012 31 August 2024
Paul Guyler Elected by parents 14 October 2020 31 August 2024
Robert Galvin Appointed by academy members 13 December 2016 31 August 2024
Thuraia Nageh Appointed by GB/board 22 September 2020 31 August 2024
Emma Hamilton Appointed by GB/board 17 September 2019 31 August 2023
Charles Casey Appointed by academy members 1 September 1999 31 August 2022
David Norman Appointed by academy members 1 September 2009 31 August 2022
Fiona Colwell Appointed by academy members 1 September 2012 18 September 2021
Jon Gershinson Appointed by academy members 1 September 2004 18 September 2021
Mark Solomons Appointed by academy members 1 September 2009 18 September 2021
Claire Burden Elected by school staff 4 October 2017 31 August 2021
Samuel Neagus Elected by school staff 4 October 2017 31 August 2021
Michael Skelly Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 31 August 2012 Not recorded

Members

Members
Name Appointed by From
Fiona Colwell Appointed by academy members 20 September 2016
Ian Croxford Appointed by academy members 17 August 2010
Jon Gershinson Appointed by academy members 16 September 2014
Steven Johnson Appointed by academy members 7 September 2010

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Michael Skelly 1 September 2012 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
Stephen Rothon 15 December 2020 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Michael Skelly Member Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 31 August 2012 28 February 2021
Jon Gershinson Chair of trustees Appointed by GB/board 20 September 2016 16 September 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
East of England and North-East London
Government office region (GOR)
East of England
District
Southend-on-Sea
Ward
Blenheim Park
Parliamentary constituency
Southend West
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E06000033
Easting
585131
Northing
187095
Census ward
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Southend-on-Sea 005
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Southend-on-Sea 005A

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