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Forest Park School

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  • School address

    Forest Park School
    Ringwood Road
    SO40 8DZ

    Tel: 023 80864949

    Headteacher: Mr Robert Hatherley

    About the school

    Type of school: Special

    DfE No.: 7041

    School status: Community

  • Map of school

    Get directions

Area: Western

District council: New Forest

Courier Route: CD05

HIAS Local Office

Clarendon House
Monarch Way
SO22 5PW

Tel : 01252 814755

County Education Manager: David Hardcastle

SEN Team

Team: New Forest

Tel: 01962 846247



Constitution (the number of each type of governor the school should have)

Governor type Number of governors
Co-opted 9
Head Teacher 1
Local Authority 1
Parent 2
Staff 1
Total 14

School Governors

Representation Name of governor End date Role
Co-opted Mrs Anne Bailey 17 Oct 2021  
  Mrs Katherine Evans 23 Jul 2018  
  Mrs Helen Piela 17 May 2019 Vice Chair
  Mrs Susan Ponsford 11 Jul 2021  
  Mr Terry Smith 10 Jul 2020 Chair
Head Teacher Mr Rob Hatherley   Head Teacher
Local Authority Mr Alan Goodey 30 Aug 2020  
Parent Mr Timothy Buxton 1 Jun 2020  
  Mrs Lisa Drake 18 Oct 2021  
Staff Mr Luke Strain 15 Jul 2021  


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