Establishment Merlin Top Primary Academy

URN: 139229

Academy sponsor led

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Address:
Braithwaite Avenue, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD22 6HZ
Local authority:
Bradford (380)
Headteacher / Principal:
Mr N Cooper
Phase of education:
Primary
School type:
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust:
NORTHERN EDUCATION TRUST
Academy sponsor:
Northern Education Trust
Gender of entry:
Mixed
ID:
URN: 139229, DfE number: 380/2014
UKPRN: 10040082
Establishment status:
Open
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
Telephone:
01535210028
Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 28 March 2019)
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Religious character:
Does not apply
Diocese:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
None
Boarders:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils:
329
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date:
Reason establishment opened:
1 April 2013
New Provision
Closed date:
Reason establishment closed:
Not recorded
Not recorded
Special classes:
Not applicable
Percentage of children eligible for free school meals: Help with percentage of children eligible for free school meals field Opens a dialog
54%
Date last changed / confirmed:
26 January 2021
Type of SEN provision:
VI - Visual Impairment, HI - Hearing Impairment, SLCN - Speech, language and Communication, ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder, SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health, PD - Physical Disability and MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
Type of resourced provision:
Resourced provision
Resourced provision number on roll:
102
Resourced provision capacity:
105
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit number on roll:
Special Educational Needs (SEN) unit capacity:

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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Phil Smith Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2020 5 October 2022

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Neil Cooper Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2020 31 August 2060
Wendy Jane Wilson Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 23 March 2018 1 September 2050
Robert Tarn Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 23 March 2018 31 August 2050
Chris Walton Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 January 2020 1 January 2030
Zoe Jones Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 18 January 2021 18 January 2023
Graham Potter Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 5 October 2018 5 October 2022
Paul Godwin Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 5 October 2018 5 October 2022
Sian Stebbings Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2020 27 March 2022
Trevor Coulston Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 9 February 2018 9 February 2022
Alexandria Cozens Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 18 December 2019 18 December 2021
Daniel Fossey Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 18 December 2019 18 December 2021

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Lesley Heathcote Local governor Appointed by academy members 1 July 2015 31 August 2020
Phil Smith Chair of local governing body Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2020 31 August 2020
Phil Smith Local governor Appointed by GB/board 5 October 2018 31 August 2020
Sian Stebbings Chair of local governing body Appointed by foundation/Trust 27 March 2018 31 August 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region:
Lancashire and West Yorkshire
Government office region (GOR):
Yorkshire and the Humber
District:
Bradford
Ward:
Keighley West
Parliamentary constituency:
Keighley
Urban/rural description:
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code:
E08000032
Easting:
404641
Northing:
441362
Census ward:
Unknown
Middle super output area (MSOA):
Bradford 014
Lower super output area (LSOA):
Bradford 014A

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