Establishment The Charles Dickens School

URN: 144015

Academy sponsor led

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Broadstairs Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RL
Local authority:
Kent (886)
Mr Warren Smith
Age range: Help with age range field
11 to 18
Phase of education:
School type:
Academy sponsor led
Academy trust:
Academy sponsor:
Barton Court Academy Trust
Gender of entry:
URN: 144015, DfE number: 886/4016
UKPRN: 10062895
Establishment status:
Admissions policy:
Not applicable
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Ofsted rating:
Requires improvement (Last inspection: 26 June 2019)
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Religious character:
Not applicable
Religious ethos:
No boarders
Nursery provision:
No Nursery Classes
Official sixth form:
Has a sixth form
School capacity: Help with school capacity field
Number of pupils:
Section 41 approved:
Not applicable
Open date / Reason:
New Provision
Close date / Reason:
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
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Type of SEN provision:
VI - Visual Impairment
Type of resourced provision:
Resource Provision
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Chair of local governing body

Chair of local governing body
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
Simon Salter Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 01/03/2017 28/02/2021

Local governors

Local governors
Name Shared with Appointed by From To
John Thomas Rooney Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 16/01/2019 15/01/2023
Beth Johnson Not recorded Elected by school staff 06/11/2017 05/11/2021
Tracy Moon Not recorded Elected by parents 05/06/2017 04/06/2021
Stephen Beale Not recorded Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 28/03/2017 27/03/2021
Colin Matheson Not recorded Appointed by academy members 01/03/2017 28/02/2021
Paul Norman Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 01/03/2017 28/02/2021
Robert Gregory Not recorded Appointed by foundation/Trust 01/03/2017 28/02/2021
Kirstin Cardus Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/03/2017 Not recorded
Warren Smith Not recorded Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/06/2019 Not recorded
RSC Region:
South-East England and South London
Government Office Region:
South East
St Peters
Parliamentary Constituency:
South Thanet
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban city and town
GSS LA Code:
Census Ward:
Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Thanet 011
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Thanet 011D

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School capacity

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