School cluster groups and Headteachers association

Estelle Byrne made this Freedom of Information request to Cheshire West and Chester Council

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Cheshire West and Chester Council,

I would like to make a request under the freedom of information act
to obtain information regarding school cluster groups and/or
federations of schools within the local authority. I would like the
following information please:

Number of clusters and or federations in the authority.
Which schools are in each cluster/federation.
The name of the cluster or federation lead and the name of the
school in which they work.

I would also like to know the lead contact information for the West Cheshire Association of Headteachers please.

I will look forward to receiving your response in due course.

Yours faithfully,
Estelle Byrne

Cheshire West and Chester Council

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RE: Your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

Case Reference: 101004755808

Dear Ms Byrne

Thank you for your email.

It will be treated as a request within the meaning of the Act: this means that we will send you a full response within 20 working days, either supplying you with the information which you want, or explaining to you why we cannot supply it.

If we need any further clarification or there is any problem we will be in touch.

In the meantime if you wish to discuss this further please contact FOI WEST. It would be helpful if you could quote the log number.

Yours sincerely

FOI Unit

Solutions Team

Cheshire West and Chester Council

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

FOI West, Cheshire West and Chester Council

Dear Ms Byrne 

 

Thank you for your request for information of 20 March 2017 which has been
logged as 4755808 and has been dealt with under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000.  We confirm that Cheshire West and Chester Council hold
information relating to your request. 

 

For the purpose of clarity your request has been reproduced below:

 

I would like to make a request under the freedom of information act to
obtain information regarding school cluster groups and/or federations of
schools within the local authority. I would like the following information
please:

 

Number of clusters and or federations in the authority.

Which schools are in each cluster/federation.

The name of the cluster or federation lead and the name of the school in
which they work.

I would also like to know the lead contact information for the West
Cheshire Association of Headteachers please.

 

Education Improvement Partners (EIPs) January 2017

 

13 ‘clusters’ known as EIPs.  See below for details

 

Name of Group Schools
U41 [Upton] Acresfield  Primary

  CHAIR [1][email address]
Hoole CE Primary
  Mill View Primary
Upton Heath CE Primary
Upton Westlea Primary
Newton Primary
Saughall All Saints C of E
St Oswald’s CEA Primary
Chester Blue Coat CE Primary
   
Castle EIP Alvanley/Manley Village Federation
Ashton Hayes Primary
  Frodsham Manor House Primary
Frodsham Weaver Vale Primary
  Frodsham CE Primary
Helsby Hillside Primary

CHAIR [2][email address]
Horn’s Mill Primary
Kingsley Community Primary
Kingsley St John’s CE & Norley Federation
St Luke’s Catholic Primary
   
CENS [Chester East Network Barrow CE Primary
of Schools] Boughton Heath Primary
Cherry Grove Primary
  Christleton Primary
Guilden Sutton CE Primary
  Huntington Community Primary
Mickle Trafford Village Primary
Oldfield Primary 
Saighton CE Primary
St Werburgh’s & St Columba’s Catholic Primary
Waverton Community Primary

CHAIR [3][email address]
   
Dee EIP Belgrave Primary
Chester Blue Coat CE Primary
  Dodleston CE Primary
Eccleston CE Primary
 
CHAIR [4][email address]
Lache Primary
Overleigh St Mary’s CE Primary
St Clare’s Catholic Primary
St Mary’s Community Nursery
   
Neston EIP Bishop Wilson CE Primary
Childer Thornton Primary
 
CHAIR [5][email address]
  Neston Primary
Parkgate Primary
St Winefride’s Catholic Primary
Willaston CE Primary
Woodfall Primary
Sutton Green Primary
   
Ellesmere Port EIP Brookside Primary
Cambridge Road Primary
  Capenhurst CE Primary
Ellesmere Port Christ Church CE Primary
  Elton Primary
Little Sutton CE Primary
Meadow Community Primary
Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Primary
Parklands Community Primary
Rivacre Valley Primary
Rossmore Primary
St Bernard’s RC Primary
St Mary of the Angels Catholic Primary

CHAIR [6][email address]
St Saviour’s Catholic Primary
Sutton Green Primary
The Acorns/Whitely Village Federation
The Oaks Community Primary
Westminster Community Primary
Whitby Heath Primary
William Stockton Community Primary
Wolverham Primary
Woodlands Primary
   
Sandstone Partnership Duddon St Peter’s CE Primary
Eaton Primary
Huxley CE Primary
Kelsall Primary
Tarporley CE Primary
Tarvin Primary

CHAIR [7][email address]
Delamere CE Primary Academy
The Oak View Primary Academy
Utkinton St Paul’s CE Primary
   
Broxton Rural EIP Clutton C of E Primary
Farndon Primary
Malpas Alport Endowed Primary

CHAIR [8][email address]
Shocklach Oviatt CE Primary
Tattenhall Park Primary
Tilston Parochial CE Primary
Tushingham CE Primary
Bickerton [Cheshire East School] Primary
   
WEP [Winsford Education Darnhall Primary
Partnership] Grange Community Primary
The Oak View Primary Academy
Over Hall Community Primary
Over St John’s CE Primary
St Chad’s CE Primary
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary
Wharton CE Primary
Willow Wood Community Primary

CHAIR [9][email address]
Winsford High Street Community Primary
   
Blacon Village EIP Blacon High

CHAIR – HEAD TEACHER
Dee Point Primary
Highfield Community Primary
JH Godwin Primary
St Theresa’s Catholic Primary
The Arches Community Primary
   
CWAPH Northwich Primary Antrobus St Mark’s CE Primary
Schools Barnton Community Primary
Charles Darwin Primary
Comberbach Primary
Crowton Christ Church CE Primary
Cuddington Primary
Davenham CE Primary
Great Budworth CE Primary
Hartford Manor Community Primary
Hartford Primary
Kingsmead Primary
Leftwich Primary
Little Leigh Primary
Lostock Gralam CE Primary
Moulton School
Rudheath Primary
Sandiway Primary
St Bede’s RC Primary
St Wilfrid’s RC Primary
Victoria Road Primary
UPA Primary Academy Weaverham
Weaverham Forest Primary
Whitegate CE  Primary

CHAIR [10][email address]
Wincham Community Primary
Winnington Park Primary
Witton Church CE Primary
   
Weaverham Cluster Antrobus St Mark’s CE Primary
Comberbach Primary
Cuddington Primary
Crowton Christ Church CE Primary
Little Leigh Primary
Norley CE Primary
Sandiway St Bede’s RC Primary
UPA Primary Academy Weaverham
Weaverham Forest Primary
Weaverham High School

CHAIR – HEAD TEACHER
Whitley Village Primary
   
Cheshire East EIP Byley Primary
[Middlewich] Wimboldsley Primary

 

Federations:

 

The Acorns Primary & Nursery and Whitley Village School Federation – Lead
is the Executive Head Teacher at The Acorns:
[11][email address]

 

Federation of Wimboldsley & William Stockton Community Primary Schools –
Lead is the Executive Head Teacher at William Stockton:
[12][email address]

Alvanley and Manley Federated Schools – Lead is the Headteacher at
Alvanley Primary School: [13][email address]

 

Headteacher Associations:

 

Cheshire West Association of Primary Headteachers (CWAPH) Hilary Berry
[14][email address]

 

Cheshire West Association of Secondary Headteachers (CWASH) Mike Holland
[15][email address]

 

Cheshire West Association of Special School Headteachers (CWASSH) Sam
Myers-Whittaker [16][email address]

 

 

We trust this answers your enquiry.

 

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The Solutions Team can be contacted by email via: 
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Cheshire West and Chester Council

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Chester

CH1 2NP

 

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Cheshire SK9 5AF

 

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Yours sincerely

 

Customer Relations and Information Governance

Cheshire West and Chester Council

 

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Gadawodd Richard Taylor anodiad ()

The response, with unredacted emails, stated:

"
Education Improvement Partners (EIPs) January 2017

13 clusters known as EIPs. See below for details

Name of Group

Schools

U41 [Upton]

Acresfield Primary
CHAIR head@acresfield.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@acresfield.cheshire.sch.uk>

Hoole CE Primary

Mill View Primary

Upton Heath CE Primary

Upton Westlea Primary

Newton Primary

Saughall All Saints C of E

St Oswalds CEA Primary

Chester Blue Coat CE Primary

Castle EIP

Alvanley/Manley Village Federation

Ashton Hayes Primary

Frodsham Manor House Primary

Frodsham Weaver Vale Primary

Frodsham CE Primary

Helsby Hillside Primary
CHAIR head@hillside.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@hillside.cheshire.sch.uk>

Horns Mill Primary

Kingsley Community Primary

Kingsley St Johns CE & Norley Federation

St Lukes Catholic Primary

CENS [Chester East Network of Schools]

Barrow CE Primary

Boughton Heath Primary

Cherry Grove Primary

Christleton Primary

Guilden Sutton CE Primary

Huntington Community Primary

Mickle Trafford Village Primary

Oldfield Primary

Saighton CE Primary

St Werburghs & St Columbas Catholic Primary

Waverton Community Primary
CHAIR head@waverton.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@waverton.cheshire.sch.uk>

Dee EIP

Belgrave Primary

Chester Blue Coat CE Primary

Dodleston CE Primary

Eccleston CE Primary
CHAIR head@ecclestonprimary.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@ecclestonprimary.cheshire.sch.uk>

Lache Primary

Overleigh St Marys CE Primary

St Clares Catholic Primary

St Marys Community Nursery

Neston EIP

Bishop Wilson CE Primary

Childer Thornton Primary
CHAIR head@childerthornton.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@childerthornton.cheshire.sch.uk>

Neston Primary

Parkgate Primary

St Winefrides Catholic Primary

Willaston CE Primary

Woodfall Primary

Sutton Green Primary

Ellesmere Port EIP

Brookside Primary

Cambridge Road Primary

Capenhurst CE Primary

Ellesmere Port Christ Church CE Primary

Elton Primary

Little Sutton CE Primary

Meadow Community Primary

Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Primary

Parklands Community Primary

Rivacre Valley Primary

Rossmore Primary

St Bernards RC Primary

St Mary of the Angels Catholic Primary
CHAIR head@stmaryoftheangels.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@stmaryoftheangels.cheshire.sch.uk>

St Saviours Catholic Primary

Sutton Green Primary

The Acorns/Whitely Village Federation

The Oaks Community Primary

Westminster Community Primary

Whitby Heath Primary

William Stockton Community Primary

Wolverham Primary

Woodlands Primary

Sandstone Partnership

Duddon St Peters CE Primary

Eaton Primary

Huxley CE Primary

Kelsall Primary

Tarporley CE Primary

Tarvin Primary
CHAIR head@tarvin.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@tarvin.cheshire.sch.uk>

Delamere CE Primary Academy

The Oak View Primary Academy

Utkinton St Pauls CE Primary

Broxton Rural EIP

Clutton C of E Primary

Farndon Primary

Malpas Alport Endowed Primary
CHAIR head@malpasalportpri.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@malpasalportpri.cheshire.sch.uk>

Shocklach Oviatt CE Primary

Tattenhall Park Primary

Tilston Parochial CE Primary

Tushingham CE Primary

Bickerton [Cheshire East School] Primary

WEP [Winsford Education Partnership]

Darnhall Primary

Grange Community Primary

The Oak View Primary Academy

Over Hall Community Primary

Over St Johns CE Primary

St Chads CE Primary

St Josephs Catholic Primary

Wharton CE Primary

Willow Wood Community Primary
CHAIR head@willowwood.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@willowwood.cheshire.sch.uk>

Winsford High Street Community Primary

Blacon Village EIP

Blacon High
CHAIR HEAD TEACHER

Dee Point Primary

Highfield Community Primary

JH Godwin Primary

St Theresas Catholic Primary

The Arches Community Primary

CWAPH Northwich Primary Schools

Antrobus St Marks CE Primary

Barnton Community Primary

Charles Darwin Primary

Comberbach Primary

Crowton Christ Church CE Primary

Cuddington Primary

Davenham CE Primary

Great Budworth CE Primary

Hartford Manor Community Primary

Hartford Primary

Kingsmead Primary

Leftwich Primary

Little Leigh Primary

Lostock Gralam CE Primary

Moulton School

Rudheath Primary

Sandiway Primary

St Bedes RC Primary

St Wilfrids RC Primary

Victoria Road Primary

UPA Primary Academy Weaverham

Weaverham Forest Primary

Whitegate CE Primary
CHAIR head@whitegate.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@whitegate.cheshire.sch.uk>

Wincham Community Primary

Winnington Park Primary

Witton Church CE Primary

Weaverham Cluster

Antrobus St Marks CE Primary

Comberbach Primary

Cuddington Primary

Crowton Christ Church CE Primary

Little Leigh Primary

Norley CE Primary

Sandiway St Bedes RC Primary

UPA Primary Academy Weaverham

Weaverham Forest Primary

Weaverham High School
CHAIR HEAD TEACHER

Whitley Village Primary

Cheshire East EIP [Middlewich]

Byley Primary

Wimboldsley Primary

Federations:

The Acorns Primary & Nursery and Whitley Village School Federation Lead is the Executive Head Teacher at The Acorns: head@acornswhitleyfed.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@acornswhitleyfed.cheshire.sch.uk>

Federation of Wimboldsley & William Stockton Community Primary Schools Lead is the Executive Head Teacher at William Stockton: head@williamstockton.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@williamstockton.cheshire.sch.uk>
Alvanley and Manley Federated Schools Lead is the Headteacher at Alvanley Primary School: head@alvanley.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@alvanley.cheshire.sch.uk>

Headteacher Associations:

Cheshire West Association of Primary Headteachers (CWAPH) Hilary Berry hilary.berry@cheshirewestandchseter.gov.uk<mailto:hilary.berry@cheshirewestandchseter.gov.uk>

Cheshire West Association of Secondary Headteachers (CWASH) Mike Holland mholland@hartfordhigh.co.uk<mailto:mholland@hartfordhigh.co.uk>

Cheshire West Association of Special School Headteachers (CWASSH) Sam Myers-Whittaker head@archersbrook.cheshire.sch.uk<mailto:head@archersbrook.cheshire.sch.uk>

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