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Contact Details

Buckler’s Mead Academy

1 St. John’s Rd



BA21 4NH

Telephone: 01935 424454




Headteacher:  Mark Lawrence


Chair of Governors: Alun Williams 

SENDCO: Sophie Thompson

Careers Advice: Naomi Patridge


Buckler’s Mead Academy Vision

At Buckler’s Mead we believe in an ‘Inspiring Education for All’ and aim to provide this through a strong sense of community, providing all of our students regardless of age, ability, or background a richness of opportunities. We believe school should be an enjoyable place to come every day, which is full of opportunities for success.



The Academy’s  Equalities Objectives, Access Policy Statement and details of how the Academy complies with the public sector equality duty and can be found here



Information about the Academy’s Behaviour Policy can be found here  



Information about the Academy’s Admissions Policy and Process can be found here


Exam and School Performance Data 

The 2021 Exam Results for Buckler’s Mead Academy can be found here 

Please note that due to the Covid-19 disruption, there are no national school performance measures for 2019/20 and 2020/21. The 2018/19 Performance Tables for Buckler’s Mead Academy can be found here 


Ofsted Reports

Buckler’s Mead Academy does not currently have an Ofsted rating.

Information about the Academy's most recent Ofsted Monitoring Report from February 2021 can be found here 


Curriculum Intent and Qualifications 

The statement of intent for the curriculum offer at Buckler’s Mead Academy can be found here 


Details of how the curriculum is implemented, including the time allocated to each subject, can be found here 


Careers Programme

Details relating to the Academy's Careers Programme can be found here 


Statement on RSE Provision

Information about the Trust’s RSE Provision can be found here


Remote Learning Provision

Information about the School’s Remote Learning Provision can be found here 


Special Educational Needs

The Academy’s SEN Policy and Report on use of SEND funding can be found here 

Somerset schools have put together a local offer which all schools follow, it can be found here 


Pupil Premium

Details relating to the Pupil Premium Strategy Statement 2021/22 

                                  Pupil Premium Expenditure Report 2021/22

                                  Pupil Premium Expenditure Impact 2020/21

                                                                                           can be found here 


Covid-19 Catch Up Premium and Summer School Funding 

Details relating to the Covid Catch Premium from 2020/21 can be found  here 


Charging and Remissions Policy

Information about the Academy’s Charging Policy can be found here

Information on Charging for school activities (Departmental advice for governing bodies, school leaders, school staff and local authorities) can be found here


Complaints Policy

Information about the School’s Complaints Policy can be foundhere


Whistleblowing Policy

Information about the Trust’s Whistleblowing Policy can be found here


Governance at Buckler’s Mead

Information about the Academy’s Board of Directors can be found here 


MNSP Trust Contact Details

Midsomer Norton Schools Partnership

Registered Address:

Norton Hill School,

Charlton Road,

Midsomer Norton, BA3 4AD

Tel: 01761 412557

Email the Clerk:

Company No: 7365778



Bucklers Mead Academy has registered the following details with the ICO:

Data Protection Officer

Name: Mrs C Hobbs


Midsomer Norton Schools Partnership Trust

Norton Hill School

Charlton Road

Midsomer Norton


(01761) 412557


Telephone: (01761) 412557


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