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Darwen Vale High School

Darwen Vale High School
Blackburn Road
Darwen
Lancashire
BB30AL

📞 phone: 01254 223000

👨‍🏫 headed by: Mr Matthew Little

🌍 web: www.darwen…reveal


757 pupils mixed gender
1200 pupils capacity: 63% full

375 boys 50%

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380 girls 50%

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Last updated: 18. January 2018


Secondary — Academy sponsor led

URN
141321
Education phase
Secondary
Establishment type
Academy sponsor led
Establishment #
4004
Open date
1. December 2014
Reason open
New Provision
OSGB coordinates
Easting: 369133, Northing: 424408
GPS coordinates
Latitude: 53.715, Longitude: -2.4692
Accepting pupils
11—16 years old
Boarders
No boarders
Census date
19. January 2017
Ofsted last inspection
16. November 2017
Region › Const. › Ward
North West › Rossendale and Darwen › Earcroft
Area
U
Admissions policy
Comprehensive
Free school meals %
20.70
Trust school
Supported by a multi-academy trust
Trust
ALDRIDGE EDUCATION
Learning provider ref #
10047440

School governors

  • Ms Karen Hands, Chair of Local Governing Body
    (1. September 2015—31. August 2017)
  • Mr Geoffrey Bean, Local Governor
    (1. September 2015—30. January 2017)
  • Mr Dean Grice, Local Governor
    (1. September 2015—20. March 2017)
  • Mr David Hallam, Local Governor
    (1. March 2016—None)
  • Mr David Smalley, Local Governor
    (16. November 2016—15. November 2020)
  • Mrs Ruth Bradbury, Local Governor
    (1. November 2016—31. October 2020)
  • Mr Neil Wilkinson, Local Governor
    (1. March 2017—30. April 2021)
  • Ms Julie Kirby, Local Governor
    (1. March 2017—30. April 2021)
  • Mr Ian Richardson, Local Governor
    (1. May 2017—30. April 2021)
  • Mr Ian Richardson, Chair of Local Governing Body
    (1. September 2017—1. May 2021)
  • Mr Matthew Little, Local Governor
    (1. June 2017—None)
  • Mr Michael Caton, Local Governor
    (1. November 2017—31. October 2021)

Schools nearby

  1. 0.3 miles Lower Darwen Primary School BB30RB (319 pupils)
  2. 0.6 miles St Edward's Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn BB30AA (204 pupils)
  3. 0.6 miles St James' Church of England Primary School BB30QP (206 pupils)
  4. 0.6 miles Darwen Vale High School BB30AL
  5. 0.7 miles Dame Evelyn Fox Special School BB12LA
  6. 0.7 miles Blackamoor Special School BB12LA
  7. 0.8 miles Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn BB23UG (170 pupils)
  8. 0.9 miles Darwen Childrens Centre BB30ER
  9. 0.9 miles St Cuthbert's Church of England Primary School BB30HY (202 pupils)
  10. 0.9 miles Higher Croft Community Primary School BB23UY
  11. 0.9 miles Darwen Moorland High School BB33AU
  12. 1 mile Tullyallan Special School BB31HZ
  13. 1 mile Longshaw Infant School BB23NF (251 pupils)
  14. 1 mile Darwen St James CofE Primary Academy BB30EY (172 pupils)
  15. 1 mile The Sunnyhurst Centre BB31HZ
  16. 1 mile Darwen St James' Church of England Primary School BB30EY
  17. 1 mile Avondale Primary School BB31NN (412 pupils)
  18. 1.1 miles Longshaw Nursery School BB23NF (79 pupils)
  19. 1.1 miles Blackburn the Redeemer CofE Primary BB24JJ (421 pupils)
  20. 1.2 miles St Bartholomew's CofE Primary School BB24JQ
  21. 1.2 miles Everton High School BB23ER
  22. 1.3 miles Fernhurst Secondary SEBD School BB24NW
  23. 1.3 miles Darwen Aldridge Enterprise Studio BB31AF (148 pupils)
  24. 1.4 miles Darwen School BB33HW

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