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: 0845 603 5623
HIAS Local Office
HIAS, Children's Services Department
Clarendon House Campus
Tel : 01252 814755
Area Director: David Hardcastle
Tel: 0845 603 5620
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 will be considered according to the admission policy for the year of admission.
School admission policies
Year R applications in September 2015
Published admission number for September 2015: 90
If the school has more applications than there are places available they will be prioritised according to the school's admission policy for September 2015
To apply online for a place in Year R in September 2015, 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 2014 by admissions criteria. Please note that this is no guarantee that the pattern of offers will be repeated in September 2015.
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 David O'Reilly||19 Oct 2015|
|Ms Susan Parsons||15 Jul 2017|
|Mrs Alison Winnik||31 Aug 2018|
|Community||Professor John Holloway||31 Dec 2018||Chair|
|Mrs Vicky Joynes||11 Oct 2018|
|Mr Martin Ovenden||12 May 2017|
|Mr David Richardson||9 Oct 2016||Vice Chair|
|Parent||Mrs Michelle Caulton||25 Mar 2018|
|Mrs Joanne FitzGerald||23 Mar 2015|
|Mr Timothy Rowlandson||4 Mar 2016|
|Mrs Natasha Webb||1 Apr 2018|
|Staff||Mrs Deborah Child||8 Dec 2015|
|Mrs Tracy Gallimore||7 May 2017|
|Staff (HT)||Mrs Julia Pillon||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
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.