Orchard Head Junior, Infant & Nursery School


Orchard Head J I & N School is one of the academies that form the Pontefract Academies Trust and we have our own school and curriculum policies  However, we also adhere to those policies issued by Pontefract Academies Trust.

The Trust Wide policies can be found on the Pontefract Academies Trust website.  Please click on the following link:


Orchard Head J I & N's own school and curriculum policies can be accessed by clicking on the links below:

Accessibility Plan 2016

Anti-Bullying Policy - November 2015

Assessment, Recording & Reporting Policy Nov 2014

Behaviour Policy updated November 2015 (including excluding pupils)

CCTV Policy January 2016

Charging and Remissions Policy March 2017

Class Planning Policy Feb 2016

Contractors at Work Policy (PAT)

Critical Incident Policy November 2015

Data Protection Policy and Procedures Apr 2016

Early Years Policy Nov 2015 

Educational Visits Policy - Nov 2014

Electronic Equipment - Use of by Staff

Emergency Scheme June 2015

E-Safety Policy Sept 2015

Evacuation Plan 2015

Foundation Stage Transition Policy Nov 2016

Freedom of Info Policy & Publication Scheme Apr 2016

Governors Allowance Policy April 2016

Governor Induction Policy Jan 2014

Health, Safety and Welfare Policy April 2016

Helpers in School Policy Sept 2013

Home Visits Policy January 2016

Homework Policy Sept 2015

Leave of Absence Policy - Sept 2015

Lettings Policy April 2015

Looked-after Children Policy Jan 2016

Marking Policy - Sep 2015

Missing Child Policy Jan 2016

More Able Policy Feb 2016

Newly Qualified Teacher Policy Jan 2016

Personal Harassment Policy adopted Mar 2015

Photographic Images in School Policy March 2015

Planning Policy Sept 2015

Professional Development and Training Policy

Records Management Policy June 2015

Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy Jan 2015

Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy updated January 2016

Safer Recruitment Policy Jan 2015

SEND Policy April 2016

Sex and Relationships Education Policy - Jan 2016

Shelter Policy Nov 2014

Sickness Absence in School Policy Feb 2016

Single Equality Policy April 2016

Smoke Free Policy July 2015

Support Staff Appraisal Policy Sept 2013

Teaching & Learning Policy Sept 2015 

Toileting Policy Dec 2014

Visiting Children Policy Jan 2015

Work Experience Policy April 2015

Work Life Balance Policy