Establishment Bere Alston Primary Academy

URN: 147639

Academy sponsor led

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Station Road, Bere Alston, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 7AU
Local authority
Devon (878)
Headteacher / Principal
Mrs K Rooke-Bruce
Phase of education
School type
Academy sponsor led
Academy sponsor
The First Federation Trust
Gender of entry
URN: 147639, DfE number: 878/2094
UKPRN: 10085003
Establishment status
Admissions policy
Not applicable
Ofsted rating
No data available
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Religious character
Does not apply
Not applicable
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 December 2019
Reason establishment opened
New Provision
Closed date
Not recorded
Reason establishment closed
Not recorded
Special classes
No Special Classes
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Date last changed / confirmed
6 August 2020
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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Shared chair of local governing body

Shared chair of local governing body
Name Appointed by From To
Christopher Frankland Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 December 2019 31 January 2022

Shared local governors

Shared local governors
Name Appointed by From To
Louise Rayment Elected by parents 15 March 2021 14 March 2025
Joanne May Elected by parents 22 February 2021 21 February 2025
Matthew Rowland Appointed by foundation/Trust 1 September 2020 30 April 2024
Michelle Allsop Elected by parents 1 September 2020 15 March 2024
Robin Graham Elected by parents 1 September 2020 15 March 2024
Joanne Flower Appointed by GB/board 5 November 2019 4 November 2023
Emily Simpson Elected by parents 4 November 2019 3 November 2023
Rachael Caunter Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 1 December 2019 31 August 2022

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Historical governance
Name Role Appointed by From To
Joanna Parsons Shared local governor Elected by parents 1 September 2020 6 May 2021
Ria Luscombe Shared local governor Elected by parents 1 September 2020 6 May 2021
Patricia Margaret Windmill Shared local governor Appointed by GB/board 1 December 2019 21 January 2021
Rosie Dawson Shared local governor Elected by parents 1 September 2019 8 December 2020
Catherine Guyver Shared local governor Elected by parents 1 December 2019 24 July 2020
Regional schools commissioner (RSC) region
South-West England
Government office region (GOR)
South West
West Devon
Bere Ferrers
Parliamentary constituency
Torridge and West Devon
Urban/rural description
(England/Wales) Rural town and fringe
Government Statistical Service (GSS) local authority code
Census ward
Middle super output area (MSOA)
West Devon 007
Lower super output area (LSOA)
West Devon 007B

Age range

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School capacity

The number of pupil places the establishment can accommodate.

Free school meals

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