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Darwen Aldridge Community Academy

Darwen Aldridge Community Academy
Sudell Road
Darwen
Lancashire
BB33HD

📞 phone: 01254 819500

principal: Lisa Dolan

🌍 web: www.daca.u…reveal


1307 pupils mixed gender
1600 pupils capacity: 82% full

650 boys 50%

11y13212y11613y11014y9615y8616y5817y4318y619 ≥2

660 girls 50%

11y10912y11713y9514y8815y10916y8417y4718y819 ≥1

Last updated: 23. October 2017


Secondary — Academy sponsor led

URN
135580
Education phase
Secondary
Establishment type
Academy sponsor led
Establishment #
6905
Open date
2. September 2008
Reason open
New Provision
OSGB coordinates
Easting: 369520, Northing: 422055
GPS coordinates
Latitude: 53.694, Longitude: -2.4631
Accepting pupils
11—19 years old
Boarders
No boarders
Census date
19. January 2017
Ofsted last inspection
23. May 2017
Region › Const. › Ward
North West › Rossendale and Darwen › Sunnyhurst
Area
U
Admissions policy
Comprehensive
Sixth form
Has a sixth form
Free school meals %
16.40
Trust school
Supported by a multi-academy trust
Trust
ALDRIDGE EDUCATION
Learning provider ref #
10024130

School governors

  • Mr Antony Lockley, Chair of Local Governing Body
    (9. December 2013—8. December 2017)
  • Ms Glenda Brindle, Local Governor
    (10. December 2013—9. December 2017)
  • Mr Wayne Hartley, Local Governor
    (1. November 2016—31. October 2020)
  • Ms Jaqueline McVan, Local Governor
    (1. March 2017—30. April 2021)
  • Jennifer Tipping, Local Governor
    (1. March 2017—30. April 2021)
  • Mr David Cane, Local Governor
    (1. September 2016—31. August 2017)
  • Ms Sharon Walker-Smith, Local Governor
    (1. November 2015—30. June 2017)
  • Ms Lisa Dolan, Local Governor
    (1. September 2017—31. August 2025)
  • Mr Antony Lockley, Chair of Local Governing Body
    (10. December 2017—9. December 2021)
  • Ms Glenda Brindle, Local Governor
    (10. December 2017—9. December 2021)
  • Mr Darren James, Local Governor
    (4. October 2017—3. October 2021)

Schools nearby

  1. 0.1 miles Darwen School BB33HW
  2. 0.2 miles Turncroft Nursery School BB32DN (82 pupils)
  3. 0.3 miles Sudell Primary School BB33EB (192 pupils)
  4. 0.3 miles Holy Trinity VC School BB32RW (266 pupils)
  5. 0.3 miles Darwen St Peter's Church of England Primary School BB32BW (285 pupils)
  6. 0.3 miles Sudell Primary School BB33EB
  7. 0.4 miles St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School, Darwen BB32SG (144 pupils)
  8. 0.4 miles Darwen Aldridge Enterprise Studio BB31AF (148 pupils)
  9. 0.5 miles Darwen St James CofE Primary Academy BB30EY (172 pupils)
  10. 0.5 miles Darwen St James' Church of England Primary School BB30EY
  11. 0.6 miles Darwen Childrens Centre BB30ER
  12. 0.7 miles Darwen Moorland High School BB33AU
  13. 0.9 miles Ashleigh Primary School BB32JT (237 pupils)
  14. 0.9 miles Avondale Primary School BB31NN (412 pupils)
  15. 1 mile Tullyallan Special School BB31HZ
  16. 1 mile The Sunnyhurst Centre BB31HZ
  17. 1 mile Aurora Brambles East School BB32NG (38 pupils)
  18. 1 mile Darwen St Barnabas Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School BB32JA
  19. 1 mile Darwen, St Barnabas CofE Primary Academy BB32JA (177 pupils)
  20. 1.2 miles St Cuthbert's Church of England Primary School BB30HY (202 pupils)
  21. 1.3 miles Hoddlesden St Paul's Church of England Primary School BB33NH (203 pupils)
  22. 1.4 miles St Edward's Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn BB30AA (204 pupils)
  23. 1.5 miles Darwen Vale High School BB30AL (757 pupils)
  24. 1.7 miles Darwen Vale High School BB30AL

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