Ofsted Information

Quick links to our essential information

Schools are required to make certain information available on their website.

Please follow the quick links below to the relevant sections.

School Contact Details

General enquiries may be directed to our reception staff on site or to Ms Vicky Owen, Headteacher by either email, admin@theparkschool.org.uk, or by phone 01271 373131.

Latest Ofsted Report

The schools latest Ofsted report dated 24th January 2023, can be found here

The school became an academy on 1st February, 2019, the Ofsted reports pre-conversion can be found here.  

Parents/carers can submit their view of Park Community School here

Admission Arrangements

Our Admissions Policy is available as well as Admissions information for parents on our Admissions page.

Exam Performance

Exam Results and performance table links can be found on our website Exam Performance page

The latest data from the Department of Education can be found here


Please see details of our Curriculum on the Curriculum area of our website.

For further information about our curriculum please contact Craig Tamlyn, Deputy Headteacher, Telephone: 01271 373131; Email: ctamlyn@theparkschool.org.uk 

Recovery & Catch Up

Please see this page to see our Catch Up Strategy to help students make up for lost teaching time during Covid and previous Catch up Premium Reports.

Catch up Premium 2020-2021

Catch up Premium 2019-2020

Catch up Premium 2018-2019

Pupil Premium

Our strategies for supporting disadvantaged students can be found on our Pupil Premium page for details of our strategy and impact.

Special Educational Needs and Disability Information

Our Special Educational Needs Coordinator is Aimee Mills.  To contact Aimee please call 01271 373131 or email send@theparkschool.org.uk.

Please also see our SEND page for more details and our SEND policies.

Careers Programme

Details of our Careers programme can be found on our Careers Education and Development page. For further information about our careers programme contact: admin@theparkschool.org.uk, or call 01271 373131. 


Here is our Behaviour, Attitude to Learning and Discipline Policy and our Home School Agreement in relation to this Policy. 

Charging and Remissions Policy

The schools Charging and Remissions policy can be found here.

Statutory Information

Our statutory information and other statutory documents can be found here.

Values and Ethos

Details of our Ethos, Vision and Core Values can be found here.


Our School complaints procedure can be found within our Complaints Policy how we apply our statutory provisions in terms of Public Interest Disclosure can be found in our Whistleblowing Policy

Governors Information and Duties

Details of our Governing body and contact details for the Clerk to the Governors can be found on our Trust and Governance page.

Academy Trust

The Park Community School is a member of the Tarka Learning Partnership (TLP) Multi Academy Trust. 

TLP’s Central Team contact details:  Telephone: 01271 443120    Email: admin@tarkatrust.org.uk

Details of the Trust including trustee information, annual reports and other documents can be found on the TLP Website.


All other Policies can be found within the “About Us” menu.

Requests for Paper Copies

If you would like a paper copy of all the information on our website this can be obtained at no charge by contacting the school by phone or email. Email: admin@theparkschool.org.uk Tel: 01271 373131, The Park Community School, Park Lane, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX32 9AX.