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Statutory key information
1. School name, address and phone number

Kingsmead School

King's Avenue

Hednesford

Staffordshire, WS12 1DH

Tel: 01543 227320

Email: office@kingsmeadschool.net

2. A named person who deals with enquiries

Contact Mrs D Derry (the Head's PA)

Email: d.derry@kingsmeadschool.net

3. Name of the Head of School

Mrs M Mincher

4. Name and address of the chair of the governing body

Mr C Hunt

Kingsmead School

King's Avenue

Hednesford

Staffordshire, WS12 1DH

5. Name and details of your SEN co-ordinator (SENCO)

Mr D Farrell

Email: d.farrell@kingsmeadschool.net

6. Full name, address and telephone number of school MAT

JTMAT

CEO: Mr M Donoghue

John Taylor High School

Dunstall Road

Barton Under Needwood

Staffordshire

DE13 8AZ

Telephone: 01283 247800

Email: office@jths.co.uk

7. Pupil premium information and spend analysis

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8. Year 7 Catch-up Premium including spend analysis

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9. Careers Leader in School

Mr S Cope  

Tel: 01543 227320

Email: s.cope@kingsmeadschool.net

10. Independent, impartial advice and guidance co-ordinator

Mrs J Butler

Email: j.butler@kingsmeadschool.net

11. Careers link governor

Mr R Dyke

Email: r.dyke@kingsmeadschool.net

12. CEIAG+ Careers approach

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13. Curriculum content

For KS3 please click here

For KS4 please click here 

14. School's approach to curriculum

For our Curriculum Statement please click here

15. How to obtain additional information on the curriculum?

Please contact:

Mr Truby Senior Leader KS3

Mrs Greenwood Senior Leader KS4

Mr Cavanagh Senior Leader KS5

16. KS4: A list of courses available to students, including GCSEs

Art, Business Studies, Citizenship, Combined Science, Computer Science, English Language, English Literature, French, GCSE PE, Geography, German, Health & Social care, History, ICT:cam/nat, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Performing Arts, Religious Studies, Sociology, Technology: Food, Technology: Product Design.

17. Post-16 qualifications on offer

All courses offered are validated and meet the 16-19 study programme requirements. 

Please contact Mrs Pritchard for more information if you are interested.

18. KS4 exam results and destinations (2018)

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19. KS5 exam results and destinations (2018)

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20. Admission arrangements including appeals diary

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21. How we consider applications for every year KS3 and KS4?

Admissions follow the guidance given by the LEA. Please find in the additional link to this page information about Y6 and in-year admissions. Kingsmead school is a comprehensive school and does not select students on ability.

22. How we consider applications for every Post-16 student?

Admissions are considered based on GCSE APS against minimum course requirements.

23. What parents should do if they want their child to attend our school?

Please contact the Head's PA Mrs D Derry. We can arrange for you and your child to visit the school and be taken on a tour as well as answer any questions you may have. Application packs are available from the office. Information regarding admissions are included above as point 16. 

24. Kingsmead oversubscription criteria

Kingsmead is oversubscribed in Year 7 from 2019. An oversubscription approach is currently being ratified 

25. Behaviour policy

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26. Statement of values and ethos

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27. Charging and remissions policy

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28. Complaints procedure

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29. Whistleblowing policy

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30. SEN information report

For SEN information please click here

For SEND Policy please click here

31. Accessibility plan

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32. A link to our most recent Ofsted report

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33. Equality objectives

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34. Exclusion arrangements

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35. Link to performance tables

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36. Governance structure including committees

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37. Governors names and roles

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38. GDPR policy and record management

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39. Financial information and reporting page

Link to the financial information and reporting page on the Trust website

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40. Details of how hard copies can be obtained

Contact Mrs D. Derry - Headteacher's PA 

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