«THE KING’S SCHOOL HARPENDEN PROSPECTUS “Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it” Proverbs 22v6 (NIV) ...»
Children’s Social Services (or equivalent) has lead responsibility for investigating all allegations or suspicions of abuse where there are concerns about a child. Adult Social Care (or equivalent) has lead responsibility for investigating all allegations or suspicions of abuse where there are concerns about a vulnerable adult.
Where an allegation suggests that a criminal offence may have been committed then the police should be contacted as a matter of urgency.
Where working outside of the UK, concerns will be reported to the appropriate agencies in the country in which we operate, and their procedures followed, and in addition we will report concerns to our agency’s headquarters.
Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility.
We will review this statement and our policy and procedures annually.
If you have any concerns for a child or vulnerable adult then speak to one of the following who
have been approved as safeguarding co-ordinators for this School:
Mrs Heather Lees, Designated Child Safeguarding Person Mr Andy Reeves, Deputy Child Safeguarding Person Mr Graham Cracknell, Safeguarding Trustee Mr Clive Case, Principal Mr David Crook, Chair of Trustees A copy of the Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy is available from School Office
Mr Clive CASE - BA, HDE (South Africa) - RS & Geography
HEAD OF SECONDARY:
Mr Andrew REEVES - BSc (Hons) PGCE - Maths, PE & Year 11 Form Tutor
HEAD OF PRIMARY:
Mr Neal CASLEY - BA Applied Theology - Head of Primary & PE, RS & PSHE Mrs Jaci SWAIN - BEd (Hons) - Senior Primary Teacher & Year 5 Teacher
Mrs Eleanor TAYLOR - BA Gen
Mrs Gaynor BARKER - BSc (Hons), CertEd., QTS - Maths & Campbell Form Tutor Mrs Jill BARTLEY - Dip.
NNEB, BA Ed (Hons) - Year 1 Teacher Mr Michael CORNELL - MA Ed, CertEd - D&T & Year 10 Form Tutor Mrs Angela CROOK - NNEB - Art Mrs Catherine D’SYLVA - BSc - Year 3 Teacher Mrs Colleen EDMONDS - BEd - Year 4 Teacher Mrs Jackie FARAHAT - SEN LSA Mrs Ruth FREEMAN - CertEd - Year 2 Teacher Mrs Ulrike GLUNK-PEETERS - BA - German Mrs Sally HART - MA, BA (Hons) - Geography Mrs Rachele IMPSON DAVEY - BA (Hons) - Art Mrs Lynne JAMES - SENCO Mrs Patricia KINAHAN - BA UNISA - Year 2 & 5 Teacher Mrs Heather LEES - MA, BA (Hons) - French & Bunyan Form Tutor Mrs Brenda MATTHEWS - BEd (Hons) - Biology & PE Mrs Rebecca McEACHRAN - BMus (Hons), PGCE, Dip.ABRSM - Music Mrs Christy MONSON - MA, BA (Hons) (USA) - English Mrs Marilyn PAIN - BA, HDE, FDE - SEN Learning Support Tutor Mrs Pam SKIPP - BA (Hons), PGCE PrimEd - Year 0 Teacher Mr Malcolm SKIPPER - BSc (Hons) - Chemistry, Physics, History & Wigglesworth Form Tutor Mrs Fiona WILLIAMS - BA (Hons), PGCE - English Mrs Katina WILLIAMS - BEd (Hons) - Primary Music Mrs Sarah WITHERS - BEd (Hons) - Year 4 Cover, Primary School Assistant Miss Rachel YEARWOOD - BA Prim - Year 6 Teacher Mrs Nikki ZAPICO - BA (Hons), BTEC Nat.Dip, NVQ3 - EYFS Classroom Assistant
Mrs Karen HYLTON - NVQ (BusAdmin) - PA to Principal/School Secretary Mrs Lynette HUGHES - N/Dip Food Systems, Hotel - School Administrator Mrs Janene BALL - Dip.Draughting - Receptionist Mr Matthew CHANDLER - BA (Hons) - Caretaker
Academic Year 2015/16:
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Fees are payable in advance annually or termly on the first day of term. Alternatively, settlement may be by arrangement in twelve monthly standing order payments commencing on 20th August each academic year, or in the month preceding your child’s start date.
Costs for other services not covered by school fees are invoiced. Charges for optional activities will normally be advised in writing as necessary with payment details/guidelines.
The School accepts gifts, donations and covenanted giving arrangements from parents, guardians and companies. As a registered Charity the School is able to claim tax benefits from the Gift Aid Scheme for donations from qualifying individuals.
The Highfield Preschool is a registered Early Years Foundation Stage unit, and accepts payment from various voucher schemes. Details of Preschool fees are available on request.
Reminder: Please note that in the event that a parent or guardian chooses to withdraw their child or children from the School, the notice period of a full school term is required in writing to the Principal. Alternatively, a terms fee in lieu of such notice will be charged.
If you have any queries please feel free to contact our Bursar at email@example.com.
The King’s School is situated in Ambrose Lane next to the Shire Hospital on the outskirts of Harpenden. From St Albans, pass through the centre of Harpenden and, after you pass under the disused railway bridge, turn right into Hillside Road. At the top of the hill turn left onto Ambrose Lane.
The King’s School offers a service to the Christian community in providing quality academic preparation in an environment which continues the Christian upbringing which has begun at home
We believe that The King’s School has something special to offer in the education of your children, and we look forward to having the opportunity to show you around the School. Please contact the School Secretary to make an appointment.
The King’s School ‘Elmfield’ Ambrose Lane Harpenden Herts AL5 4DU Tel: 01582 767566 Fax: 01582 765406 Kingdom Education Ltd Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Registered Company (No. 01901401) Web: www.thekingsschool.com Registered Charity (No. 291913)
THE KING’S SCHOOL ENQUIRY FORMThe first step in our admission process is a meeting with the Principal. This is followed by a formal application being submitted, should you wish to continue the process. Please complete this form and send it to the School Office to request an appointment. Alternatively, you may phone the office to make an appointment and bring the completed form with you. Thank you for your expression of interest in The King’s School.
Name of child:_____________________________________________ Date of Birth:_______________
Interview Date:_______________________________ Male/Female:______________ Age:___________ School currently attending:______________________________________________ Year Group:______ Nationality:___________________________________________________________________________
1. Has your child had a Statement of Special Educational Needs, been on the SEN Register, been assessed for SEN or received any assistance for special learning needs? Yes No
2. Has your child ever experienced any disciplinary problems at previous schools? Yes No
3. Does your child have any medical condition or any severe/chronic medical condition? Yes No
4. If so, could this be transferred to other pupils? Yes No
If YES to any of the above four questions, please give details below:
If NO please state circumstances:__________________________________________________________
Name of church you attend:______________________________________________________________
Name of Pastor:________________________________________________________________________
Number of siblings:_____ Siblings already in this school or past pupil:____________________________
How did you come to hear about The King’s School:__________________________________________
Persons present at the interview: __________________________________________________________