Orchard Junior School
Orchard Junior School
Tel: 023 80843162
Headteacher: Mr Chris Parker
About the school
Type of school: Junior
DfE No.: 2248
School status: Community
Map of school
District council: New Forest
Courier Route: CD64
Tel: 0845 603 5623
HIAS Local Office
HIAS, Children's Services Department
Clarendon House Campus
Tel : 01252 814755
Area Director: David Hardcastle
Team: West 2
Tel: 0845 603 5620
Applications will be considered according to the admission policy for the year of admission.
School admission policies
If you are considering applying for a place in this school you may find some of the information on this page useful in making your mind up. If you need any further assistance, please contact the school or the Admissions Team.
Applications for Year 3 in September 2013
Published admission number for September 2013: 102
If the school has more applications than there are places available they will be prioritised according to the school's admission policy for September 2013
To apply online for a place in Year 3 in September 2013, please use our online form.
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 offers of places for September 2012 by admissions criteria. Please note that this is no guarantee that the pattern of offers will be repeated in September 2013.
Constitution (the number of each type of governor the school should have)
|Governor type||Number of governors|
|Representation||Name of governor||End date||Role|
|Authority||Mr Brian Bell||3 Jan 2015|
|Mrs Nikki Brigg||17 Jun 2014||Chair|
|Mrs Janet Chapman||26 Feb 2016||Vice Chair|
|Mr Phil Irwin||31 Aug 2014|
|Community||Mrs Valerie Claringbull||16 May 2015|
|Mr Colin Hockley||23 May 2013|
|Mrs Valerie Holt||16 May 2015|
|Mr Barry Markham||28 May 2016|
|Parent||Mrs Louise Carlyle||22 Jan 2016|
|Miss Claire Macintyre||30 Sep 2016|
|Mrs Nikki Medley||21 Sep 2014|
|Dr Heidi Shaw||27 Feb 2017|
|Mrs Julia Smillie||27 Feb 2017|
|Mr Ian Taverner||28 May 2016|
|Staff||Mrs Vanessa Bailey||17 Jan 2016|
|Mrs Susan Wingrove||31 Aug 2013|
|Staff (HT)||Mr Chris Parker||Head Teacher|
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
How can I find out about the air quality in this area?
New Forest District Council monitor air quality for this area.
What storage is available for cycles at this school?
No cycle storage facilities are available