The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

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    1.  Contact Details:

    The King’s School,
    Brook Street,
    Grantham,
    Lincolnshire.
    NG31 6RP

    Tel: 01476 563180
    Fax: 01476 590953

    Company Registration Number: 07706900

    E-mail: admin@kings.lincs.sch.uk                     Website:  www.kings.lincs.sch.uk

    Enquiries contact name:  Mrs Joe Dickenson

    Head Master:  Mr Frank Hedley

    Chair of Governors:  Mr Paul Ross 

    Name of SENCO:  Miss Simone Bieber

    2.  Admission Arrangements:

    The full School Admissions Policy is available to download here.

    3.    Exclusion Arrangements

    Information regarding our policy for excluding students is contained within our Behaviour for Learning Policy available here

    4.   OFSTED report

    Our most recent Ofsted report is available here 

    5.  Exam and Assessment Results

    Key Stage 4 Results 2017

    Progress 8 Score        + 0.43 (awaiting DFE confirmation)  +0.34 (provisional DFE score)

    Attainment 8 Score   + 66.2 (awaiting DFE confirmation)  + 65.3 (provisional DFE score)

    Students achieving grade 4 or above in GCSE English and Maths = 100%

    Students achieving grade 5 or above in GCSE English and Maths = 94%

    Students entering EBacc = 68%

    Students who achieved the EBacc at grade 5 or above = 61%

    Students staying in education or employment after Key Stage 4 = 99%

    Key Stage 5 Results 2017

    Students study A Levels at Key Stage 5.

    A Level progress students have made compared to students across the country = +0.18 (awaiting DFE confirmation)

    A Level average grade = B- (awaiting DFE confirmation)

    Progress students have made in English and Maths = N/A

    Retention (proportion of students who get to the end of the main programme of study they enrolled on) = 100%

    Destinations (% of students who continue in education or training, or move to employment the year after the end of Key Stage 4) = 94%

    6. Government Performance Tables:

    The school and college performance tables published by the Department for Education can be found here.

    7. School Curriculum

    Parents or other members of the public who wish to find out more about the content of the curriculum at King's should click here.

    The document at the bottom of this page details how we meet the 16 to 19 study programme requirements.

    The information presented below details our approach to the curriculum for all Key Stages.

    Key Stage 3 (Year 7, 8 and 9)

    Hours per fortnight

    Subject

    Year 7

    Year 8 Double Linguists 

    Year 8 Single Linguists 

    Year 9 Double Linguists 

    Year 9 Single Linguists 

    English

    6

    6

    6

    6

    6

    Maths

    6

    7

    7

    7

    7

    Science

    7

    6

    8

    8

    9

    French

    4

    4

    6 hours (one language only)

    4

    6 hours (one language only)

    German

    4

    4

    6 hours (one language only)

     

    6 hours (one language only)

    RE

    3

    3

    3

    3

    3

    Geography

    4

    3

    3

    3

    3

    History

    3

    4

    4

    3

    3

    Computing

    2

    2

    2

    2

    2

    Music

    3

    3

    3

    2

    2

    PE

    2

    2

    2

    2

    2

    Games

    2

    2

    2

    2

    2

    DT

    4

    3

    3

    3

    3

    Art

    0

    2

    2

    2

    2

    Key Stage 4 (Year 10 and 11)

    Hours per fortnight

    Subject

    Year 10 

    Year 11

    English

    8

    8

    Science (Physics, Biology and Chemistry)

    12

    12

    Maths

    7

    7

    RE

    1

    1

    Games

    2

    2

    Option 1

    5

    5

    Option 2

    5

    5

    Option 3

    5

    5

    Option 4

    5

    5

    GCSE options:  Business Studies, Geography, History, IT, Computing, French, Art, PE, German, Graphics, Resistant Materials and Music.

    Key Stage 5 (Year 12 and 13)

    Hours per fortnight

    Subject

    Year 12 and 13

    Option 1

    10

    Option 2

    10

    Option 3

    10

    Option 4

    10

    Games

    4

    Enrichment

    5

    PD

    1

    A Level options:  English Language and Literature, English Literature, Maths, Further Maths (AS), Further Maths (A2), Philosophy, Biology, Psychology, Geography, IT, French, Music, Physics, German, History, Politics, PE, Chemistry, Art, Business Studies, Economics, DT and Computing.

    8. Behaviour for Learning and Anti-Bullying Policies

    Both policies can be downloaded here.

    9. Pupil Premium 

    The Pupil Premium strategy is reviewed after each CAT.  A formal review is carried out in the summer term by the SLT and then approved by the Governing Body in September each year.  The document can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.

    10. Special Educational Needs

    The SEND Information Report and Local Offer explains our policy for students with SEN and includes the accessibility plan.  A copy of the document is available at the bottom of this page.

    11.  Equality Objectives

    The Equality policy sets out how the school complies with the public sector equality duty in the Equality Act 2010.  A copy is available to download here.

    12.   Complaints Policy 

    A copy of the complaints policy can be downloaded from the policies section of the website.  Arrangements for handling complaints from parents of children with special education needs about the support provided by the school are given on page 5 of the SEND Information Report and Local Offer document.  Both documents can be downloaded from the policies page here.  

    13.   Annual Reports and Accounts

    The DFE requires the school to publish the information listed below.  This can be downloaded here.

    • Annual report
    • Annual audited accounts
    • Memorandum of association 
    • Articles of association 
    • Names of charity trustees and members 
    • Funding agreement

    14.  Governors' Information and Duties

    Details of governance arrangements are available here.

    15.   Charging & Remissions Policy

    The School's Charging & Remission Policy is available to download here.

    16.    Ethos and Values

    Details are available here.

    1. Special Educational Needs and Disability Information Report and Local Offer
    2. Annual Pupil Premium Report 2016-17 and Strategy for 2017-18
    3. The King's School - 16 to19 Study Programme Requirements