Establishment Burford School

URN: 138289

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Single-academy trust: BURFORD SCHOOL

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Address
Cheltenham Road, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4PL
Local authority
Oxfordshire (931)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Matthew Albrighton
Phase of education
Secondary
School type
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Single-academy trust
BURFORD SCHOOL
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 138289, DfE number: 931/4040
UKPRN: 10037586
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Non-selective
Telephone
01993823303
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 11 October 2023)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Diocese
Not applicable
Religious ethos
Does not apply
Boarders
Boarding school
Nursery provision
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Has a sixth form
Number of pupils
1495
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 July 2012
Reason establishment opened
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Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
No Special Classes
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10.8%
Date last changed / confirmed
20 February 2024
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
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Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit number on roll
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Chair of trustees

Chair of trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Matthew Willis Elected by parents 12 September 2022 18 January 2025

Trustees

Trustees
Name Appointed by From To
Jennifer Warriner Elected by parents 12 December 2019 13 December 2027
Derek Grimsley Appointed by GB/board 8 July 2019 11 July 2027
Angela Sherwood Appointed by GB/board 7 January 2019 11 December 2026
Julie Wall Appointed by GB/board 12 December 2018 11 December 2026
Stuart Norridge Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2014 10 July 2026
Philip Foster Elected by parents 23 February 2018 22 February 2026
Sally Gaudion Elected by parents 5 January 2022 4 January 2026
Cheryl Bracey Elected by parents 13 December 2017 12 December 2025
Virginia Renwick Elected by parents 13 December 2017 12 December 2025
Ruth Reavley Appointed by GB/board 24 May 2021 23 May 2025
Steven Carroll Appointed by GB/board 12 September 2022 31 July 2024
Richard Martin Appointed by GB/board 1 August 2016 5 July 2024
Clare Brown Appointed by GB/board 12 December 2018 31 March 2024
Matthew Albrighton Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2021 Not recorded

Members

Members
Name Appointed by From
Angela Sherwood Appointed by GB/board 7 January 2019
Cheryl Bracey Elected by parents 13 December 2017
Derek Grimsley Elected by parents 1 January 2015
Jennifer Warriner Elected by parents 12 December 2019
Julie Wall Appointed by GB/board 12 December 2018
Matthew Willis Elected by parents 19 January 2021
Philip Foster Elected by parents 23 February 2018
Richard Martin Appointed by GB/board 1 August 2016
Ruth Reavley Appointed by GB/board 24 May 2021
Sally Gaudion Elected by parents 5 January 2022
Steven Carroll Appointed by GB/board 5 December 2016
Stuart Norridge Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2014
Virginia Renwick Elected by parents 13 December 2017

Accounting officer

Accounting officer
Name From To
Matthew Albrighton 1 September 2021 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Chief financial officer
Name From To
Alan Staniforth 2 February 2015 Not recorded

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Andrea Bird Trustee Elected by school staff 3 April 2017 31 July 2023
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Government office region (GOR)
South East
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
North-West London and South-Central England
District
West Oxfordshire
Ward
Burford
Parliamentary constituency
Witney
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E10000025
Easting
424805
Northing
211721
Unique property reference number (UPRN)
100120966813
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West Oxfordshire 012
Lower super output area (LSOA) Help with lower super output area Opens a dialog
West Oxfordshire 012C
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This field is not editable by establishment users as it is populated by the DfE using the underlying data from the schools, pupils and their characteristics statistical release published each summer. The figures used are the performance table figures which ensures GIAS and the Find and Compare Schools in England service are consistent.

This information is compiled from the data returned by establishments for their establishment's situation on the third Thursday in January, in the spring school census data collection return.

This field shows whether a pupil's family have claimed eligibility for free school meals as reported in the annual spring school census. Pupils or their parents are able to claim free school meals if they receive a qualifying benefit. This field does not show pupils who actually received free school meals but the percentage of those who are eligible to receive them.

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