Orchard Infant School
Orchard Infant School
Tel: 023 80843705
Headteacher: Mrs Julia M Pillon
About the school
Type of school: Infant
DfE No.: 2230
School status: Community
Map of school
District council: New Forest
Courier Route: CD63
Tel: 0300 555 1377
HIAS Local Office
Tel : 01252 814755
County Education Manager: David Hardcastle
Team: New Forest
Tel: 01962 846247
Applications are considered in the priority order set out in the school’s admission policy for the year of admission, below:
School admission policies
Year R applications in September 2017
Published admission number for September 2017: 90
Apply online for a place in Year R in September 2017.
Apply now for a place at this school.
For further general information about admissions please see Hampshire County Council's admissions pages.
Recent years' Spring census data
View a breakdown of offered places for September 2016 by admissions criteria. Please note that this is no guarantee that the pattern of offers will be repeated in September 2017.
Constitution (the number of each type of governor the school should have)
|Governor type||Number of governors|
|Representation||Name of governor||End date||Role|
|Co-opted||Mrs Michelle Caulton||7 Dec 2020|
|Mrs Michelle Kowalczyk||2 Feb 2020|
|Mr David O'Reilly||3 Feb 2019|
|Ms Susan Parsons||3 Feb 2019|
|Mr David Richardson||3 Feb 2019|
|Mr Timothy Rowlandson||30 Nov 2019||Vice Chair|
|Mrs Marnie Seymour||13 May 2019||Chair|
|Head Teacher||Mrs Julia Pillon||Head Teacher|
|Local Authority||Mrs Alison Winnik||3 Feb 2019|
|Parent||Mrs Louise Blacker||7 Dec 2020|
|Mrs Helen Capstick||6 Mar 2020|
|Doctor Graeme Michael||7 Dec 2020|
|Ms Deborah Tizzard-Bond||6 Mar 2020|
How can I share transport to school?
You could try searching on Hants Car Share
What can be done to improve safety and travel to this school?
The school has had its travel plan adopted and approved. The school will be expected to submit annual progress reports with supporting evidence of achievements.
How can I get to this school by public transport, and how long will it take?
You can find impartial information on planning your journey by bus, coach or train including time and distance from Traveline South West
What storage is available for cycles at this school?
Provision for 6 staff cycles in a rack. No provision for pupils.
Where can I find more information about travel to school?
You can visit our travel to school pages which include an interactive route planner.