Statutory Information

On this page, you will find compiled all of the statutory information published on our site. Links to the original posting will be provided with the information.

Contact Details Richmond Hill Primary Academy
Melton Road
South YorkshireDN5 7SB   Telephone: 01302 782421     


Principal:  Debbie Secker

Head of School: Kelly Cousins

Assistant Head & Designated Safeguarding Lead: Karen O’Keeffe

Assistant Head Pastoral: Kevin Norton

School Business Manager: Sarah Gorman

SENCo: Mel Robinson

Chair of Governors: Mavis Latham

Vice Chair: Irene McLaughlin


  Click here to view our Contact Us page
For all enquiries, please contact Mrs Found on either the telephone number or e-mail address provided above. Alternatively, please visit our Main Office
  SEN Co-ordinator: Mrs Robinson          

For any queries regarding our SEN provision, please contact our SEN co-ordinator via the details listed above

Click here to view our SEND page

Admission Arrangements We adhere to the Doncaster Council admissions criteria, as outlined in our Admissions Policy. Our admissions number (per relevant year group) is 60.          

To arrange a visit to our school, please contact Mrs Found via the details listed above.

For more information, please see our

Richmond Hill Admission Arrangements 2019-20

Ofsted Reports Click here to view our most recent Ofsted report (Taken 17th January 2017)         

Ofsted Grade Good with Outstanding Leadership and Management


Performance Tables Our performance tables can be found on our page
Data Outcomes 2019 Data-Outcomes for 2018-19 Richmond
Complaints Procedure Complaints Policy
Behaviour Policy Behaviour for Learning Draft

The Academy Follows Statutory Guidance for _Exclusion_

School Teachers Pay and Conditions School_teachers_pay_and_conditions_2019
Values and Ethos At Richmond Hill, we follow our CARE values:         

  • Collaboration – Working with others towards a common or shared goal
  • Aspiration – The hope or ambition of achieving your goal
  • Resilience – The capacity to recover and move on from difficulties
  • Endeavour – To find the unknown, go beyond what can be taught

These are used alongside our House Points and Perfect Purple behaviour achievements to instil upon all of our pupils the values of perseverance and effort, resourcefulness, thoughtfulness and attitude, friendliness, tolerance and sharing.

For more on our Values and Ethos, please see our Core Values page

Equality Objectives Single Equality Policy
Requests for Copies Requests for paper copies of any information included on our website can be made via our Main Office. Alternatively, you can contact Mrs Found by telephone or e-mail using the details listed above
Exam and Assessment Information Click here to view our Results page
Curriculum Information At Richmond Hill Primary Academy teaching and learning is at the heart of everything we do.  We strive to deliver a broad, rich and exciting curriculum to the pupils from the time they set foot in our Nursery, right the way through to Year 6.  Our knowledge rich curriculum is built upon a set of skills that we feel are pertinent to developing well rounded pupils, giving them every opportunity needed in order to flourish as citizens of the modern world.      

The pedagogical approach we adopt is researched based through:

Mastery Mathematics

Read Write Inc Phonics

Read Write Inc Phonics Parents Page

Novel Study

Let’s Think in English

Gooseberry Planet (Internet Safety)

Gooseberry Planet Parents Page

Topic Based Learning  

Maestro Cornerstones:

The Four Pillars of the cornerstones curriculum encompasses:

Engage, Develop, Innovate, Express

Religious Education, Cross Curricular Foundation Subjects





Pupil Premium Information Click here to view our Pupil Premium page
Sports Premium Information Click here to view our Sports Premium page
Governors’ Information Our Governors are:          

  • Chair – Mavis Latham
  • Vice-Chair – Irene McLaughlin
  • Carol Ann Swift
  • Christopher Toyne
  • Debbie Secker
  • Deborah Temperton
  • Katie Glossop
  • Kelly Cousins
  • Nigel Hair
  • Clerk – Julie Found

For more information regarding our Governors and their roles, please visit our Governors page.