Statutory key information

Here is a table containing links to all statutory information for Kingsmead School

1. School name, address and phone number

Kingsmead School

King's Avenue


Staffordshire, WS12 1DH

Tel: 01543 227320


2. A named person who deals with enquiries

Contact Mrs D Derry (the Head's PA)


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


Staffordshire, WS12 1DH

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

Mr D Farrell


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


CEO: Mr M Donoghoe

John Taylor High School

Dunstall Road

Barton Under Needwood


DE13 8AZ

Telephone: 01283 247800


7. Pupil premium information and spend analysis

8. Year 7 Catch-up Premium including spend analysis
9.  Careers Leader in SchoolMr S Cope     01543227320
10. Independent, impartial advice and guidance co-ordinatorMrs J Butler
11. Careers link governorMr R Dyke
12. CEIAG+ Careers approach

13. Curriculum content

<This is currently being updated > 
14. School's approach to curriculum

<This is currently being updated >

15. How to obtain additional information on the curriculum?

Please contact: KS3 - Mrs Mist Assistant Headteacher  Email:   KS4 - Mr Mist Assistant Headteacher  Email:  KS5 - Mrs Pritchard Assistant Headteacher  Email

16. KS4: A list of courses available to students, including GCSEsArt, 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 offerAll 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)
19. KS5 exam results and destinations (2018)
20. Admission arrangements including appeals diary

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
26. Statement of values and ethos
27. Charging and remissions policy

28. Complaints procedure
29. Whistleblowing policy
30. SEN information report

31. Accessibility plan

32. A link to our most recent Ofsted report
33. Equality objectives
34. Details of how we comply with the public sector equality duty
35. Exclusion arrangements
36. Link to performance tables 
37. Governance structure including committees 
38. Governors names and roles
39.  GDPR policy and record management

40. Financial information and reporting page

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

41. Details of how hard copies can be obtainedContact Mrs D. Derry - Headteacher's PA -

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