The Grange School, Runcorn

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The Grange School
Type Community school
Executive Headteacher David Stanley
Location Latham Avenue
Coordinates: 53°20′05″N 2°42′54″W / 53.33463°N 2.71513°W / 53.33463; -2.71513
Local authority Borough of Halton
DfE number 876/4104
DfE URN 111401 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Gender Coeducational
Ages 3–16

The Grange School is a coeducational community school located in Runcorn in the English county of Cheshire. It is an all-through school providing primary and secondary education for pupils aged 3 to 16.[1]

Previously The Grange Comprehensive School, in June 2007 plans were announced for the school to close and to merge with The Heath School in 2012.[2] However the Education & Skills Select Committee raised objections to the proposal[3] and it was decided that the school would join the adjacent Grange Nursery School, The Grange Infant School and The Grange Junior School to be an all-through school.[4] Following improved examination results in 2008, the plan to merge with The Heath School was cancelled[5] and the school became all-through in September 2010.

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  1. ^ "The Grange School | Home". Retrieved 2013-11-04. 
  2. ^ Turner, Alex (14 June 2007), "Schools shake-up for Runcorn", Runcorn Weekly News 
  3. ^ Turner, Alex (16 August 2007), "MPs' lifeline for school", Runcorn Weekly News 
  4. ^ Turner, Alex (1 November 2007), "Schools' mixed outlook", Runcorn and Widnes Weekly News 
  5. ^ Smith, Mark (2008-09-18), "School rises to GCSE challenge", Runcorn Weekly News, p. 13 

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