Statutory Information

Contact Details

Any queries sent to us will initially be handled by Mrs K Stevenson (Office Manager) or Mrs L Barker (Admin Assistant).

The Chair of our School Performance Review Board is: Mr T. Craven, who may be contacted at the address below or alternatively via email at

Orchard Head Junior, Infant & Nursery School

Orchard Head Lane


West Yorkshire


Telephone: 01977 723495


Headteacher: Mr R Grogan

SENCo: Mrs J Carr


We are part of Pontefract Academies Trust. If you need to contact the Trust directly, please find the contact details below:

The Barracks Business Centre

Wakefield Road




Telephone 01977 232146


Company Number: 08445158 (Registered in the UK)

Admission Arrangements

To find out more about our admission arrangements, please see the admissions page.

School Uniforms

To find out more about our school uniform, please see the uniform page.

Ofsted Report

To view our Ofsted report, please click here.

Test, Exam and Assessment Results

For information regarding our exam and assessment results, please see our Key Stage 2 Results page.

Performance Tables

To view the performance tables of Orchard Head, please visit Compare School Performance.

School Opening Hours

To find out about the opening hours and structure of the day, please see timings of the school day page.


To find out more about our curriculum, please see the curriculum page.

Phonics and Reading Scheme

To find out more about our phonics and reading scheme visit the bottom of our curriculum page here.

To view our reading strategy click here.

Behaviour Policy

Our Behaviour policy can be viewed on the policies page.

Pupil Premium and Recovery premium

Click here to view details of our Pupil Premium funding.

Statutory Policies

A list of the current statutory policies for the Trust can be found here.

PE and Sport Premium for Primary Schools

Click here to view details of use of PE and Sport Premium funding.

Public Sector Equality Duty

Our equality and diversity policy can be viewed on the policies page.

Click here to view our equality objectives. 

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

To find out more about our SEND provision, please see the Special Educational needs and disabilities (SEND) page.

Our SEN Information Report can be found on the same page.  

Complaints Policy

Our Complaints policy and whistleblowing policy can be viewed on the policies page.

Annual Reports and Accounts

To view details of our annual reports and accounts click here.

Funding Agreement

Please click here to view our funding agreement.

Executive Pay

To view details of executive pay, please click here.

Governance Information and Duties

To find out more about our governance structure, please see the governance page.

Charging and Remissions Policy

Our charging and remissions policy can be viewed on the policies page.

Values and Ethos

To find out more about our values and ethos, please visit the vision, values and ethos page.