Berwick Academy

URN: 137598

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Address:
Adams Drive, Spittal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2JF
Local authority:
Northumberland (929)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Steven Wilkes
Age range: Help with this field
13 to 18
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
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Single academy trust:
BERWICK ACADEMY
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 137598, DfE number: 929/4437
UKPRN: 10035676
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.berwickacademy.co.uk
Telephone:
01289305083
Ofsted rating:
Special Measures (Last inspection: 31 January 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
934
Number of pupils:
540
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/11/2011
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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
12.7%
Type of SEN provision:
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
Type of resourced provision:
Resource Provision
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Chair of trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Donna Goddard Appointed by GB/board 27/09/2018 23/05/2021

Trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Andrew Liviu Dickson Elected by school staff 07/11/2017 07/11/2021
Denise Shearer Appointed by GB/board 18/10/2018 18/10/2021
John Gilchrist Appointed by GB/board 18/10/2017 18/10/2021
Christine Robinson Appointed by GB/board 26/09/2018 26/09/2021
Susannah Garside Appointed by GB/board 15/03/2018 15/03/2021
Tim Withnall Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 14/03/2018 14/03/2021
John Reed Appointed by GB/board 10/09/2016 10/09/2020
Carol Marie Colbourne Appointed by GB/board 11/02/2016 11/02/2020
David Cairns Appointed by GB/board 27/10/2015 27/10/2019

Members

Name Appointed by From
Carol Colbourne Appointed by GB/board 18/10/2017
David Cairns Appointed by GB/board 26/03/2014
John Reed Appointed by GB/board 26/04/2012

Accounting officer

Name From To
Tracy Hush 07/12/2018 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Name From To
Fiona Hall 01/09/2013 Not recorded

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Steve Wilkes Accounting officer N/A 28/02/2018 06/12/2018
David Cairns Chair of trustees Appointed by GB/board 19/10/2016 26/09/2018
Deborah Elaine Currans Trustee Appointed by GB/board 19/10/2016 27/03/2018
Mike Maud Trustee Appointed by GB/board 02/05/2017 31/12/2017
RSC Region:
North of England
Government Office Region:
North East
District:
Northumberland
Ward:
Berwick East
Parliamentary Constituency:
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town in a sparse setting
GSS LA Code:
E06000057
Easting:
399936
Northing:
651376
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Northumberland 001
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Northumberland 001E

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