Establishment Birkdale High School

URN: 137297

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Address:
Windy Harbour Road, Birkdale, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 3DT
Local authority:
Sefton (343)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Gil Bourgade
Age range: Help with age range field
11 to 16
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
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Single-academy trust:
BIRKDALE HIGH SCHOOL
Gender of entry:
Boys
ID:
URN: 137297, DfE number: 343/4108
UKPRN: 10034570
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
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Telephone:
01704577253
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 18 October 2017)
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Data from other services:
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Not applicable
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
940
Number of pupils:
711
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
17/08/2011
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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 percentage of children eligible for free school meals field
8.9%
Date last changed / confirmed:
08/10/2019
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Christopher Tait Appointed by GB/board 23/09/2019 22/09/2020

Trustees

Trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Christopher Tait Appointed by GB/board 23/09/2019 22/09/2023
Paul Blott Appointed by GB/board 08/02/2019 07/02/2023
Christopher Michael Nicholson Elected by parents 07/12/2018 06/12/2022
Pauline Marshall Elected by school staff 03/11/2014 02/11/2022
Ian Strom Elected by parents 24/11/2017 23/11/2021
Anita Margaret Sinnott Elected by school staff 03/10/2017 02/10/2021
Elizabeth Wilson Appointed by GB/board 27/03/2017 16/03/2021
Stuart Bellerby Elected by parents 06/12/2016 05/12/2020
Angela Mulligan Original (signatory) members 06/07/2011 31/08/2020
Gil Bourgade Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2014 Not recorded

Members

Members
Name Appointed by From
Angela Mulligan Original (signatory) members 06/07/2011
Christopher Tait Appointed by GB/board 30/11/2016
Stuart Bellerby Appointed by GB/board 19/09/2017

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Gil Bourgade 01/09/2014 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
Laura Manwaring 28/09/2019 Not recorded

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Annie Halina Gorski Trustee Appointed by GB/board 13/10/2017 12/10/2019
Judith Smith Chief financial officer N/A 18/04/2016 27/09/2019
Christopher Tait Chair of trustees Appointed by GB/board 18/09/2018 17/09/2019
Bryan Guy Leece Trustee Elected by school staff 03/10/2017 31/08/2019
Mark Sunderland Trustee Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2017 31/08/2019
Skender Berisha Trustee Elected by parents 01/09/2017 31/08/2019
Pauline Marshall Trustee Elected by school staff 03/11/2014 02/11/2018
RSC Region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government Office Region:
North West
District:
Sefton
Ward:
Ainsdale
Parliamentary Constituency:
Southport
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
E08000014
Easting:
332347
Northing:
413317
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Sefton 011
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Sefton 011C

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