Statutory Policies and Key Documents

Document (as referenced in DfE statute)Document is known as...Date of latest documentGovernor Ratification (if required)Review Year (if required)Published on the school website in the 'Policy and Procedure' section
Admissions ArrangementsAdmissions ArrangementsSeptember 2018YesAnnuallyDetailed in a separate section
Procedure for Dealing with Allegations Against StaffOur Dealing with Allegations of Abuse PolicySeptember 2016 (LA)YesAs required by LAYes
Behaviour & PrinciplesOur Behaviour PolicyApril 18YesTwo years following - April 2020Yes detailed in separate section
Capability of StaffOur Capability ProcedureNovember 2009 (LA)YesWhen instructed by LAYes
Charges and RemissionsOur Charges and Remissions PolicyApril 18YesTwo years following - April 2020Yes
Complaints Procedure - Kirklees CouncilKirklees Complaints Policy and Schools' ToolkitSeptember 2009 (LA)
April 2017 (LA)
Yes
Yes
Two years following
Two years following
Yes
Complaints Policy - The SchoolComplaints PolicyFebruary 2019YesTwo years followingYes
Early Years and Foundation StageOur Early Years PolicyApril 2019No, due for ratificationTwo years following - April 2021Yes, in draft form
Equality Information and DocumentationOur Equal Opportunities PolicyFebruary 2019YesTwo years following - February 2021Yes
Freedom of InformationOur Freedom of Information PolicyFebruary 2019YesFebruary 2021Yes
GDPROur GDPR PolicyFebruary 2019YesTwo years following -February 2021Yes
Governor's AllowancesOur Governor's Allowances GuidelinesSeptember 2017YesTwo years followingDetailed in Governor's Section
Health & SafetyOur Health & Safety PolicyNovember 2018YesTwo years following - November 2020Yes
Home-School Agreement DocumentHome School AgreementSeptember 2016YesTwo years followingDetailed in separate section
Instrument of GovernmentThe Instrument of GovernmentSeptember 2014YesAs required by LANot appropriate - with LA
Supporting Pupils with Medical ConditionsOur Medical Needs PolicyNovember 2018YesNovember 2020Yes
Premises Management DocumentationVariousVariousNot requiredAs appropriateNot appropriate
Privacy NoticePrivacy NoticeJune 2019Not requiredJune 2020Yes
Public Sector Equality DutyThe Public Sector Equality DutyFebruary 2019YesFebruary 2020Yes
Register of Business InterestsThe Register of Business Interests is kept on the website and on paperUpdated annually in SeptemberNot requiredSeptember of the following yearDetailed in Governor's Section
Register of Pupil's AdmissionsIntegris G2Updated upon admission and regularly to update information thereinNot requiredNot appropriateNot appropriate
Register of Pupil's AttendanceIntegris G2 Attendance Module & Attendance PolicyUpdated on a daily basis in term time. Policy date: April 2017Not required - Attendance is reported in HT reports to GB (5 times annually). Policy: YesNot appropriate
Policy: Two years following
Data is detailed in Attendance section, policy is included
Safeguarding PolicyOur Safeguarding PolicyNovember 2019No, due for ratificationNovember 2020Yes in draft
School Information Published upon WebsiteThe website www.howardpark.co.ukConstantly updatedNot requiredNot appropriateNot appropriate
Sex EducationOur Sex & Relationships Education PolicyApril 18YesTwo years following - April 2020Yes
Special Educational NeedsOur SEND PolicyFebruary 2019YesOne year following - February 2020Yes
SEND Local OfferOur SEND OfferFebruary 2019YesOne year following - February 2020Yes
Staff Disciplinary ProceduresThe Teacher Competency Flowchart
Disciplinary Procedures Policy
September 2015 (LA)
September 2013 (LA)
Yes
Yes
As required by LAYes
Teacher's AppraisalKirklees Teacher Pay and Appraisal PolicyFebruary 2018YesWhen instructed by LAYes
Teacher's PayKirklees Teacher Pay and Appraisal PolicyFebruary 2018YesWhen instructed by LAYes
Whistle Blowing PolicyOur Whistle Blowing PolicyNovember 2018YesNovember 2019Yes
Policies and Key Documents required to be kept by the school by statute of DfE

Statutory Policies & Guidance

Green...Good to go | Amber...Going for ratification | Red...Revision coming soon
Admissions Policy

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Our Dealing with Allegations of Abuse Policy

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Our Behaviour Policy

Behavioural expectations, rewards and sanctions

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Our Capabilities Procedure

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Our Charges and Remissions Policy

What do we charge a bit extra for?

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Complaints Procedure - Kirklees Council

Just in case the worst should happen

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Complaints Policy

Just in case the worst should happen

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Complaints - Best Practice Guidance

Just in case the worst should happen

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Our Early Years Policy

Building firm foundations

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Our Equal Opportunities Policy

Our absolute commitment

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Our Freedom of Information Policy

Information Freed!

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Our GDPR Policy

General Data Protection Regulations

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Our Governor Allowances Guidelines

Governor Allowance Statement

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Our Health & Safety Policy

Safety, safety, safety

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Our Home School Agreement

A joint agreement

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Instrument of Governance Information

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Our Medical Needs Policy

Taking care of your child

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Our Privacy Notice

Kirklees Policy

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Our Public Sector Equality Duty Statement

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Our Register of Business Interests

Being transparent

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Our Safeguarding Policy

Making sure everyone is safe from harm

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Our Sex & Relationships Education Policy

We call it SRE for short

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Our SEND Policy

Making sure nobody is left out

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Our SEND Local Offer

Making sure nobody is left out

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Staff Discuiplinary Procedures Policy

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The Kirklees Teacher Pay and Appraisal Policy

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DfE - Statutory School Policy List

The list to comply with...

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Our Whistle Blowing Policy

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Non Statutory Policies and Key Documents

DocumentLast ReviewedRatified by Governing BodyNext Review
Accessibility StatementSeptember 2016YesTwo years following
Accessibility Action PlanSeptember 2017YesTwo years following
Anti-Bullying PolicySeptember 2017YesTwo years following
Attendance PolicySeptember 2017YesTwo years following
Strategies to Improve Attendance and Manage LatenessApril 2019No, not yetTwo years following
British Values StatementMay 2017NoTwo years following
CCTV PolicyNovember 2016YesTwo years following
Code of Conduct GuidanceSeptember 2017YesTwo years following
Teacher Competency Flow ChartSeptember 2017YesTwo years following
Emergency Closure PolicySeptember 2017YesTwo years following
From Equality to InclusionSeptember 2017YesTwo years following
Exclusions PolicySeptember 2016YesTwo years following
Kirklees Exclusions GuideSeptember 2016Not ApplicableAs defined by LA
Handwriting & Presentation PolicySeptember 2016YesTwo years following
Intimate Care PolicyMay 2017NoTwo years following
Lettings PolicySeptember 2016YesTwo years following
Lockdown Policy and ProcedureMay 2017NoTwo years following
Marking and Feedback PolicyFebruary 2017YesTwo years following
Monitoring and Feedback PolicySeptember 2017YesTwo years following
Online Safety PolicyFebruary 2019YesTwo years following
Pupil Premium Funding StatementMay 2017YesAnnually
Social Media PolicyMay 2017NoTwo years following
Sports Premium StatementMay 2017YesAnnually
Teaching and Learning PolicySeptember 2016YesTwo years following
The policies in this table are not statutory but best practice

Non Statutory Policies & Guidance

Green...Good to go | Amber...Going for ratification | Red...Revision coming soon
Our Accessibility Action Plan

Acting on accessibility

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Our Accessibility Statement

A school that is truly accessible to all

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Our Anti-Bullying Policy

Acting on bullying

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Our Attendance Policy

Attendance and Punctuality

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Strategies for Schools to Improve Attendance and Manage Lateness

A Welsh strategy that we are working alongside

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Our British Values Statement

Pride is foremost

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Our CCTV Policy

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Our Code of Conduct Guidance

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The Teacher Competency Flow Chart

Read it now

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Our Emergency Closure Policy

Just in case something happens...

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From Equality to Inclusion - Our Inclusion Statement

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Our Exclusions Policy

A key policy

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Kirklees Exclusion Guide

The key guide for parents

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Our Handwriting and Presentation Policy

For Quality - Everytime

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Our Intimate Care Policy

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Our Lettings Policy

What's what with letting rooms

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Our Lockdown Policy and Procedure

Emergency Lockdown

Confidential

Our Marking & Feedback Policy

For Quality, Consistent and Impactful marking

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Our Monitoring and Evaluation Policy

Monitoring and Evaluating

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Online Safety Policy

Essential safety, taken seriously

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Pupil Premium Funding

The impact on our pupils' life chances

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Our School Dog Policy

Meet Tesla

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Our Social Media Policy

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Sports and PE Premium Funding

The impact on our pupils' sporting chances

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Our Teaching and Learning Policy

How we teach, how we develop learners

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Our Volunteer Declaration

Key Doc 1

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Our Volunteer Details Form

Key Doc 2

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Our Volunteer Code of Conduct

Key Doc 3

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Our Volunteer Guidlines

Key Doc 4

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Curriculum Policies and Key Documents

DocumentLast ReviewedRatified by Governing BodyNext Review
Art and Design PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Computing PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Design and Technology PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
English PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Geography PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
History PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Languages PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Mathematics and Calculations PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Music PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
PE PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
PSHCE PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Science PolicyApril 2019Not yetTwo years following
Our curriculum policies

Curriculum Policies & Guidance

Green...Good to go | Amber...Going for ratification | Red...Revision coming soon
Our Art and Design Policy

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Our Computing Policy

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Our Design and Technology Policy

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Our English Policy

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Our Geography Policy

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Our History Policy

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Our Languages Policy

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Our Mathematics and Calculations Policy

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Our Music Policy

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Our PE Policy

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Our PSHCE Policy

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Our Science Policy

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