Diss High School

URN: 137092

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Address:
Walcot Road, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 4DH
Local authority:
Norfolk (926)
Headteacher/Principal:
Dr Janet Hunt
Age range: Help with this field
11 to 18
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
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Single academy trust:
DISS HIGH SCHOOL
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 137092, DfE number: 926/4089
UKPRN: 10034614
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.disshigh.norfolk.sch.uk/
Telephone:
01379642424
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 22 March 2018)
Ofsted report
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
1200
Number of pupils:
880
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/08/2011
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Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not recorded
Special classes:
No Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with this field
8.3%
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Stephen Drake Appointed by GB/board 17/07/2018 31/08/2022

Trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Stephen Drake Appointed by GB/board 13/10/2014 13/10/2022
Stephen Wells Appointed by GB/board 13/10/2014 13/10/2022
Joy Shawcross Appointed by GB/board 01/10/2018 01/10/2022
Jennifer Dennis Appointed by foundation/Trust 22/09/2014 22/09/2022
Keith Kiddie Appointed by GB/board 21/09/2013 21/09/2022
Julie Botwright Elected by parents 16/09/2014 16/09/2022
Kim Jarocki Appointed by GB/board 04/09/2017 03/09/2020
Matthew Nolan Appointed by GB/board 04/09/2017 03/09/2020
Derek Johnson Appointed by GB/board 01/03/2016 01/03/2020
Clare Louise Jacobs Appointed by academy members 24/02/2017 24/02/2020
Lisa Jane Hamill Elected by parents 04/11/2016 03/11/2019
Sonia Brown Elected by parents 16/09/2015 16/09/2019
Val Attenborough Appointed by GB/board 16/09/2015 16/09/2019

Members

Name Appointed by From
Jennifer Dennis Appointed by GB/board 22/09/2014
Stephen Drake Appointed by GB/board 10/07/2014
Stephen Wells Appointed by GB/board 17/07/2018

Accounting officer

Name From To
J Hunt 01/08/2011 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Name From To
Sally Hawkes 17/07/2018 Not recorded

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Name Role Appointed by From To
J Wooddissee Chair of trustees Appointed by foundation/Trust 20/05/2015 16/07/2018
RSC Region:
East of England and North-East London
Government Office Region:
East of England
District:
South Norfolk
Ward:
Diss
Parliamentary Constituency:
South Norfolk
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
E10000020
Easting:
612113
Northing:
280334
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
South Norfolk 015
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
South Norfolk 015A

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