Establishment Wantage Church of England Primary School

URN: 140255

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Newbury Street, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 8DJ
Local authority
Oxfordshire (931)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Andrew Browne
Phase of education
School type
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Academy trust
Academy sponsor
Vale Academy Trust
Gender of entry
URN: 140255, DfE number: 931/3246
UKPRN: 10043469
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 2 July 2019)
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Religious character
Church of England
Diocese of Oxford
Religious ethos
Does not apply
No boarders
Nursery provision
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 October 2013
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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Date last changed / confirmed
6 September 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Sue Hunter Not recorded Persons who are appointed by the foundation body or sponsor (if applicable) 28 September 2018 29 September 2022

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Abigail Joy Drewitt Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 4 May 2021 3 May 2025
Nicola Jane Ormston Not recorded Elected by parents 4 May 2021 3 May 2025
Richard Mould Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 11 February 2019 10 February 2023
Sarah Gniadek-Pitt Not recorded Elected by school staff 7 June 2018 6 June 2022

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Ebru Johnson Local governor Appointed by GB/board 1 September 2019 31 August 2021
Philip Anthony Wells Local governor Appointed by foundation/Trust 4 April 2019 18 July 2021
Matthew Tobin Local governor Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 17 September 2019 9 June 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
North-West London and South-Central England
Government office region (GOR)
South East
Vale of White Horse
Wantage Charlton
Parliamentary constituency
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Vale of White Horse 015
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Vale of White Horse 015F
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Free school meals

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