Blackfen School for Girls

URN: 137965

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Address:
Blackfen Road, Sidcup, Kent, DA15 9NU
Local authority:
Bexley (303)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Matthew Brown
Age range: Help with this field
11 to 18
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
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Single academy trust:
BLACKFEN SCHOOL FOR GIRLS
Gender of entry:
Girls
ID:
URN: 137965, DfE number: 303/4008
UKPRN: 10036933
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.blackfenschoolforgirls.co.uk
Telephone:
02083031887
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 01 March 2016)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
1500
Number of pupils:
1365
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/04/2012
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Close date / Reason:
Not recorded
Not recorded
Special classes:
Has Special Classes
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with this field
6.8%
Type of SEN provision:
VI - Visual Impairment, SLCN - Speech, language and Communication and PD - Physical Disability
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Stuart Fitzgerald Appointed by GB/board 28/11/2016 28/11/2021

Trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Janet Phelps Appointed by GB/board 11/09/2017 11/11/2021
Carol Townsend Appointed by GB/board 22/06/2017 23/06/2021
Stuart Fitz-Gerald Appointed by GB/board 28/11/2016 27/11/2020
Alexandra Salter Appointed by GB/board 05/09/2016 04/09/2020
Jane Andrews Appointed by GB/board 14/09/2015 14/09/2019

Members

Name Appointed by From
Carol Townsend Appointed by GB/board 22/06/2013
Jane Andrews Appointed by GB/board 14/09/2015
Matthew William Francis Brown Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/04/2012
Stuart Fitz-Gerald Appointed by GB/board 28/11/2016
William Stone Appointed by GB/board 01/04/2016

Accounting officer

Name From To
Matthew Brown 06/08/2014 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Name From To
Matthew Francis William Brown 01/04/2012 Not recorded

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Anita Dhorajiwala Trustee Elected by parents 13/10/2015 13/10/2018
William Stone Trustee Appointed by GB/board 27/06/2014 26/06/2018
Stephen Rogers Member Appointed by GB/board 18/09/2015 16/02/2018
Steve Rogers Trustee Appointed by GB/board 18/09/2015 01/01/2018
RSC Region:
South-East England and South London
Government Office Region:
London
District:
Bexley
Ward:
Blendon and Penhill
Parliamentary Constituency:
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban major conurbation
GSS LA Code:
E09000004
Easting:
546868
Northing:
174297
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Bexley 021
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Bexley 021D

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