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  • The Fallibroome Academy
    Priory Lane
    SK10 4AF
  • Head: Mr P W Rubery
  • T 01625 827898
  • F 01625 820051
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  • A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Cheshire East
  • Pupils: 1499
  • Religion: None
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Outstanding 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Outstanding 1
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Outstanding 1
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 1
    • 1 Full inspection 1st March 2013
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 30th November 2006
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

The school has clocked up a number of trailblazing firsts. It was one of the first schools to convert to an academy; one of the first to become a college of performing arts, one of the first to be designated an outstanding teaching school, and latterly, one of the first to create a multi-academy trust. So what is the significance of all this? Well, it’s huge; the associated fiscal incentives for early adoption of all these initiatives has created a mighty lot of funds which has resulted in Fallibroome being able to boast the sort of jaw-dropping, high calibre facilities (theatres, recording studios, enormous sport pitches and flootlit tennis courts) which, frankly, the more beleaguered pockets of the independent sector could only dream about.

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What the school says...

Converted to an academy 2010.

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  • Excellent performance by Girls taking Psychology at an English Comprehensive School (GCE AS level)

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Executive principal and CEO

Since 2002, Peter Rubery BEd (MMU) MEd (Liverpool) MBA (LINCOLN) FRSA, previously headmaster of Ercall Wood Technology College, Wellington; joined as headmaster, a role which evolved into principal and finally into the grandly titled executive principal and CEO of the multi-academy trust of which Fallibroome is part.

Although understated in his chat, it is clear Peter Rubery is one of life’s quiet innovators. Pseudo-corporate lingo about ‘continuous improvement’ might roll off his tongue (he did an MBA in international educational leadership), but there is nothing empty about his rhetoric; under his visionary leadership, the school has clocked up a number of trailblazing firsts. It was one of the first schools to convert to an academy; one of the first to become a college of performing arts, one...

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