Establishment Barming Primary School

URN: 142924

Academy sponsor led

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Academy trust: ORCHARD ACADEMY TRUST

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Address
Belmont Close, Barming, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 9DY
Local authority
Kent (886)
Headteacher / Principal
Mr Christopher Laker
Phase of education
Primary
School type
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust
ORCHARD ACADEMY TRUST
Gender of entry
Mixed
ID
URN: 142924, DfE number: 886/2080
UKPRN: 10056809
Establishment status
Open
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Telephone
01622726472
Ofsted rating
Good (Last inspection: 9 May 2019)
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Religious character
Does not apply
Diocese
Not applicable
Religious ethos
Unknown
Boarders
No boarders
Nursery provision
Has Nursery Classes
Official sixth form
Does not have a sixth form
Number of pupils
456
Section 41 approved
Not applicable
Open date
1 July 2016
Reason establishment opened
New Provision
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
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
18.9%
Date last changed / confirmed
9 November 2021
Type of SEN provision
Type of resourced provision
Not recorded
Resourced provision number on roll
Resourced provision capacity
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
William Walter North Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 1 July 2020 30 June 2024

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Christopher John Laker Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 September 2016 1 September 2066
Darren Jenkins Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 22 September 2021 21 September 2025
Louisa Williams Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 16 September 2020 15 September 2024
Natalka Sokolowski Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 16 September 2020 15 September 2024
Mary Winder Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 14 November 2018 14 November 2023
Katherine Pellatt Not recorded Appointed by GB/board 13 November 2019 12 November 2023

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Chantelle Jay Local governor Appointed by GB/board 29 October 2018 21 July 2021
Clare Michelle Hooper Local governor Appointed by GB/board 16 September 2020 21 July 2021
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Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-East England and South London
Government office region (GOR)
South East
District
Maidstone
Ward
Barming and Teston
Parliamentary constituency
Maidstone and The Weald
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
E10000016
Easting
572627
Northing
154790
Middle super output area (MSOA)
Maidstone 014
Lower super output area (LSOA)
Maidstone 014A
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Age range

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School capacity

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Free school meals

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