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|School Name||The Suthers School|
|Postal address||The Suthers School|
The Suthers Building
|Telephone No.||01636 957690|
|Enquiries contact name||Mrs Jo Braithwaite|
|Name of SENDCo||Emmanuelle Scott|
|Admissions arrangements (Current Academic Year)||To find out more about our Admission Arrangements you can download our Admissions Policy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Admissions arrangements (Next Academic Year)||To find out more about our Admission Arrangements for 2018-19 you can download our Admissions Policy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Exclusions arrangements||We reserve the right to use exclusion from school on either a fixed-term or permanent basis. Decisions to apply this sanction rest with the Executive Headteacher and Head of School. Exclusion is a serious sanction and must be reasonable and proportionate. Careful consideration must be given to the nature of the incident and full account taken of the student’s age, any special educational needs or disability they may have and any religious requirements affecting them. The indicative sanctions table indicates the type of incident that might warrant exclusion, but the list within the table is not exhaustive. Reintegration meetings should always follow a period of fixed term-exclusion.|
Information regarding exclusions is contained within our Behaviour Policy provided as a linked document.
Parents and other members of the public can find out more about the curriculum we offer by visiting our Curriculum page.
Science (Physics Chemistry Biology)
R.E. / Philosophy & Ethics
Design & Enterprise
|Curriculum approach||Our curriculum covers all national curriculum subjects and delivers a broad and balanced experience for students. Options are chosen in year 8 so that all GCSE option courses begin in year 9.|
The curriculum in each year group supports the delivery of social, moral, spiritual and cultural education (SMSC) as well as the promotion of British values.
Every Monday to Thursday, the longer day is used to support our compulsory study support and extra-curricular sessions. The LAMDA Schools Award is delivered during one lesson per week in years 7 & 8 and all students have one reading lesson per week during which they follow the Accelerated Reader Scheme.
Values and Ethos
|Values and Ethos||SAPIENTIA - SCIENTIA - AEQUITAS|
Wisdom - Knowledge - Fairness
The Suthers School has a very clear and distinctive ethos. Our culture aims to develop highly aspirant students and is centred on our passionate belief that every child can succeed.
We use the statement 'Work Hard - Be Kind' to underpin this ethos in our day-to-day work.
Our vision is to ensure all our students achieve a good career through university or equivalent training. Our high aspirations combine the key strands of strong achievement, employability skills and consideration towards others which is summed up in our motto 'work hard be kind. These principles, which guide our school community, enable our students to reach this goal and be well rounded citizens who are highly desired by higher education and employers.
|Behaviour Policy||To find out more about our Behaviour Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Safeguarding/Child protection||To find out more about our Safeguarding Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Anti-bullying policy||The aim of our anti-bullying policy is to clarify for students and staff that bullying is always unacceptable. We wish to encourage an environment where independence is celebrated and individuals can flourish without fear. Every student has the right to be safe and happy, and to be protected when feeling vulnerable.|
Our anti-bullying policy is contained within our Behaviour Policy which can be downloaded via the link.
|Health and Safety policy||To find out more about our Health and Safety Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|First Aid Policy||To find out more about our First Aid Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Complaints policy||To find out more about our Complaints Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Complaints received||We have received no complaints this academic year|
|SEND Policy||To find out more about our Send Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Publication Scheme||To find out more about our Publication Scheme you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Charging and Remissions Policy||To find out more about our Charging and Remissions Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
Special Education Needs (SEND) Report
|SEND report for the current academic year||N/A|
Accessibility Plan for Disabled Pupils
|Introduction||To find out more about our Accessibility Plan you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Introduction||To find out more about our Equality Policy you can download a copy by clicking on the arrow icon to the right of this text.|
|Privacy Notice for Pupil Data||We use information that we gather in relation to our pupils for various purposes. Information that we hold in relation to a pupil is known as personal data. This will include data that we obtain from pupils directly and data which we obtain from other people and organisations. We might also need to continue to hold personal data for a period of time after pupils have left the school/trust. Anything that we do with this personal data is known as processing.|
The school/trust is committed to being transparent about how it collects and uses personal data and to meeting its data protection obligations.
Please see the attached document for full details.
|Data Protection Policy||This document gives information about how the schools within the trust and the trust itself manages, processes and protects data.|
|Annual accounts||Please follow the link to be taken to the relevant information.|
|Business and pecuniary interests||Further information is provided on the Nova Education Trust website. Please follow the related link.|
|Trust annual report||Please follow the link to be taken to the latest Trust annual report.|
|Memorandum and Articles of Association||A copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association for Nova Education Trust can be accessed on the Nova Education Trust website. Please follow the related link.|
|Funding Agreement||A copy of the Funding Agreement for Nova Education Trust can be accessed on the Nova Education Trust website. Please follow the related link.|
School Governor Information
|Names of Governors of the Local Governing Body||Mrs P Suthers (Chair of Governors)|
Mrs S Gray (Vice Chair of Governors)
Mr R Jenrick, MP
Mrs K Strachan
Mrs E Scott
Mrs K Edwards
Mrs L Baker
|Business Interests (Current Academic Year)|
|Financial Interests (Current Academic Year)|
|Governance roles in other schools (Current Academi|
|Business & Financial Interests and Governance role||The Business & Financial Interests and Governance roles in other schools of the school's Local Governing Body for the previous academic year are available to download here.|
Trust Governance Information
|Names of Trustees/Directors||Mr John Mills (Chair)|
Albert Woods OBE
Mr John Tomasevic
Mr David Hooker
Mr Ash Rahman
Mr Chris James
Prof Christine Hall
Mr Alan Goddard
Mrs Janice White
Mrs Sylvia Macdougall
Mr Richard Flewitt
Mr Kul Ghattaora
Mr Michael Auty QC
Mr Brian Stein
Mr John Saunders
|Names of Members of the Academy Trust||Mr John Mills|
Mr Jonathan Sims
Professor Sarah O’Hara
Mr Barrie Thomas
Mr Nadeem Sarwar
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|Trading disclosures||Nova Education Trust|
Company Number 07635510
A PRI/LBG/NSC/(Exempt) incorporated on 16 May 2011.
Registered office address is Nova Education Trust Office (C19), The Sir Colin Campbell Building, The University Of Nottingham, Triumph Road, Nottingham, England, NG7 2TU.