King James's School

URN: 138706

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Address:
St Helen's Gate, Almondbury, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 6SG
Local authority:
Kirklees (382)
Headteacher/Principal:
Mr Ian Rimmer
Age range: Help with this field
11 to 16
Phase of education:
Secondary
School type:
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Single academy trust:
KING JAMES'S SCHOOL
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 138706, DfE number: 382/4000
UKPRN: 10038625
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Non-selective
Website:
http://www.kingjames.org.uk
Telephone:
01484412990
Ofsted rating:
Good (Last inspection: 11 March 2015)
Ofsted report
Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
Does not apply
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
School capacity: Help with this field
900
Number of pupils:
904
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
01/09/2012
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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
13.6%
Type of SEN provision:
Type of resourced provision:
Not recorded
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Chair of trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Matthew Mills Appointed by GB/board 23/10/2018 22/10/2022

Trustees

Name Appointed by From To
Paul Stuart Rushton Elected by parents 13/10/2018 12/10/2022
Clare Harrower Appointed by GB/board 09/10/2018 08/10/2022
Andrea Slater Appointed by GB/board 01/10/2018 30/09/2022
Stephen Dommett Elected by school staff 18/09/2018 17/09/2022
Andrew Mark Haigh Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018 31/08/2022
David Harling Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018 31/08/2022
Patrick O'Brien Appointed by GB/board 01/09/2018 31/08/2022
Michael Wilson Appointed by GB/board 26/06/2018 25/06/2022
Caroline Fowler Elected by parents 20/06/2018 19/06/2022
Delia Thorington Appointed by GB/board 07/02/2018 06/02/2022
Janet Cockroft Appointed by GB/board 22/03/2017 21/03/2021
Eleanor Ruth Barraclough Elected by parents 07/10/2016 06/10/2020
Joanne Fitzgerald Elected by school staff 20/06/2016 19/06/2020
Jan Jones Elected by parents 13/05/2016 12/05/2020
John Munro Elected by parents 18/11/2015 17/11/2019
Claire Woodward Appointed by GB/board 18/09/2015 17/09/2019

Members

Name Appointed by From
Andrew Haigh Original (signatory) members 01/09/2012
Brian Stahelin Original (signatory) members 01/09/2012
John Eastwood Original (signatory) members 01/09/2012
Matthew Mills Appointed by academy members 08/09/2016
Patrick O'Brien Original (signatory) members 01/09/2012
Vanessa Julia Thomas Original (signatory) members 01/09/2012

Accounting officer

Name From To
Ian Rimmer 01/09/2015 Not recorded

Chief financial officer

Name From To
Alison Douglas 01/09/2012 Not recorded

Historic (left within last 12 months)

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Phillip Andrew Smith Trustee Elected by school staff 26/09/2016 18/07/2018
Elizabeth Close Trustee Elected by parents 08/11/2016 26/03/2018
RSC Region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government Office Region:
Yorkshire and the Humber
District:
Kirklees
Ward:
Almondbury
Parliamentary Constituency:
Huddersfield
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban major conurbation
GSS LA Code:
E08000034
Easting:
417129
Northing:
414790
Census Ward:
Unknown
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Kirklees 044
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Kirklees 044B

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