Bristol Free School

URN: 136822

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Address:
Concorde Drive, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, Bristol, BS10 6NJ
Local authority:
Bristol City of (801)
Headteacher/Principal:
Susan King
Age range: Help with this field
11 to 19
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
Free schools
Academy trust:
RUSSELL EDUCATION TRUST
Academy sponsor:
Russell Education Trust
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 136822, DfE number: 801/4001
UKPRN: 10035250
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.bristolfreeschool.org.uk/
Telephone:
01179597200
Ofsted rating:
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 16 March 2018)
Ofsted report
Religious character:
None
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
None
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
1090
Number of pupils:
947
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/09/2011
New Provision
Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not recorded
Special classes:
Not applicable
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with this field
7.6%
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Resourced provision capacity:
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Chair of local governing body

Name Shared with Appointed by From To
K Foster Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/05/2014 30/03/2022

Local governors

Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Su King Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 31/08/2018 31/08/2022
D Hale Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/05/2014 31/03/2022
D Lynch Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/05/2014 31/03/2022
K Lynch Not recorded Foundation/sponsor members 01/05/2014 31/03/2022
N Haines Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/05/2014 31/03/2022
C Brazil Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/05/2014 30/03/2022
J Meech Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2017 31/08/2021
A McWhan Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2016 31/08/2020
P Airs Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2016 31/08/2020

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Name Role Appointed by From To
P Jones Local governor Appointed by GB/board 10/05/2016 31/12/2017
RSC Region:
South-West England
Government Office Region:
South West
District:
Bristol, City of
Ward:
Southmead
Parliamentary Constituency:
Bristol North West
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
E06000023
Easting:
357539
Northing:
178217
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Bristol 002
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Bristol 002D

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Free School Meals

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