Ash Field Academy
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Information for Ofsted

Ash Field Academy

Broad Avenue




0116 2737151


Principal:  Jenny Eshelby


General Enquiries:  Office Manager - Louise Boyle - 


Number of Pupils from 4-19:  159 (Updated January 2019)


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Statutory Information


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 General Information 

Our Vision and Aspirations can be found here:

Exam Results 

 Finance and Funding Agreement 

A copy of the academy’s funding agreement and the Deed of Variation can be found here:

 Pupil Premium (Including Covid-19 Catch-up premium) 

Please click below to find out about our pupil premium allocation and the impact that it has had:

 Sports Premium 

Details about the Sports Premium funding and its impact can be found here:


Our admissions arrangements are set out here:

 Times for the School Day 

As most of our pupils come in to school on transport provided by the Local Authority and some live quite a distance from the school, pupils are supervised in school at any time from 8.30am.


Pupils go into class groups 8:50am
Break time 10:10am to 10:30am
Lunch time 12:00noon to 1:00pm
End of the school day 3:00pm


Pupils who are staying for extended day or overnight are collected from the hall at 3.00pm and go into the residential department.

 Phonics & Reading Schemes 


Ash Field Academy uses Phonic schemes provided by Ruth Miskin .


The school does not currently use reading schemes.


Governor Information 

Information about our governing body, including a register of interests, can be found here:


Details of the Curriculum can be found by clicking below:

 British Values Statement 

Our British Values Statement can be viewed here:


The academy's Policies (including the statutory policies) can be found here:

 Remote Learning Information 

 Results and Performance 

Information relating to pupil progress and performance in external examinations can be found here:

 External Links  


Additional external links to Local Authority and Government websites:

Ofsted Inspectors:


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page updated 17/9/21 by CEames​​​​​​