The pastoral system at Kingsdown School is Led by The Deputy Headteacher 'Student Performance & Progress' with day to day leadership and management undertaken by 2 Directors of Progress. Progress Leaders have devolved responsibility for student progress and behaviour for children within their year groups.
Progress Leaders for each year group lead teams of nine tutors.
The school is supported by a number of highly effective staff and robust policies and procedures. In addition, the services of the Local Authority are contracted to provide support in the areas of Education Welfare and Targeted Mental Health.
The school's assessment and reporting procedures provide all staff with detailed information relating to current levels of attainment, predicted grades, attitude to learning and progress. The pastoral team keep abreast of students performance across the subjects and provide tutoring, mentoring and support where necessary.
The pastoral system at Kingsdown has been commended by Ofsted inspectors noting some very strong features.
Headteacher : Mrs E Leigh-BennettKingsdown School, Hyde Road, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, SN2 7SH
Tel: 01793 822284
Kingsdown School is an academy which is a part of the River Learning Trust which is an exempt charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with registered company number 7966500 and its registered office is The Cherwell School, Marston Ferry Road, Oxford OX2 7EE.