Statutory Information

School Details

South Otterington CE Primary School,
South Otterington,

Headteacher: Miss Amanda Gledhill B.Ed. (Hons), NPQEL
SENDCo : Mrs G McManus

Contact person for enquiries: Mrs Chloe Beattie
Phone: 01609 776273
Website contact form: Contact Us

Our Governing Body

Chair of Governors: Mr Terry Cane


Chief Executive Officer: Mr Damian Chubb

Contact details for the Trust:

Trust office address and telephone number:
Dales Academies Trust,
Blair Avenue,
Ingleby Barwick,
TS17 5BL

Phone: 03301242618
Request for paper copies:
Contact Us

The school’s vision- the ethos and values

‘Shine like stars in the universe’
Philippians 2;15

Our vision provides a guiding light to the pupils, staff, Governors and parents to ensure we have a dynamic mix of high achievement for all, exceptional pastoral care and expansive opportunities for the children. We want our children to become the exemplary citizens of the future. We are a vibrant, happy, family orientated community where everyone really feels they can flourish and achieve anything to which they set their hearts and minds.

SDP for children

Our School Day

South Otterington CE Primary School

‘Shine Like Stars in the Universe’

Philippians 2:15

Our school day:

32 hours and 30 minutes per week

Children should be in school when the gates close at8.50am
Morning break10.15am-10.30am
Reading for pleasure / Phonics11.30am-12pm
Collective Worship1.05pm-1.25pm
Curriculum lessons1.25pm- 3.20pm
Children collected at 3.20pm

Admissions procedure


Admissions Policy


OfSTED Report

SIAMs Report

School Data



Pupil Premium Strategy Statement 2023-2024

Sports Grant


SENDCo details
: Mrs G McManus

SEN policy 2023-2024

Local Authority Offer

Code of Practice



Our Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) are:

Designated Safeguarding Lead:Amanda Gledhill
Designated Deputy Safeguarding LeadsVicky Fraser
Designated Deputy Safeguarding LeadsGemma McManus
Chair of GovernorsTerry Cane

South Otterington CE Child Protection Policy 2023-2024


Admissions Policy

Accessibility Policy

Behaviour Policy

Charging and Remissions Policy

Child Protection (Trust)

Child Protection Policy

Confidential Reporting

Complaints Policy

Equality Policy

Freedom of Information Act Information

School Uniform Policy


Careers Programme Information

Please contact the Headteacher on the school email address:
The children in our school are given opportunities to discuss future careers through our PSCHE programme and visitors to the school who inspire the children in their career.


The privacy policies below can be found on the Dales Trust policy page

Policy Dales Privacy Notice Parents and Carers

Policy Dales Privacy Notice Student Pupils

Policy Dales Privacy Notice Workforce

Equality Objectives & Information

For information about how our school complies with the Public Sector Equality Duty and our school’s objectives please refer to our Equality Policy and Plan by following this  link.


Schools Financial Information & Benchmarking

To access information regarding our school’s financial benchmarking, please visit the following GOV.UK website here.

Financial Declaration: No individual earns in excess of £100k.

Annual Reports and Accounts

To access financial information regarding our school’s

annual report
annual audited accounts
memorandum of association
articles of association
names of charity trustees and members
funding agreement
Please visit the Dales website here.

Annual reports and accounts

The annual reports and accounts are all hosted on the Trust website:
Annual Report

Executive Pay

Please follow the link to the Dales Academies trust website:

Trustee information and duties

CEO: Mr Damian Chubb
Our Governing Body
Chair of Governors: Mr Terry Cane
Our Annual Governance Statement

Our Trust Governance
Our Trust Structure

School opening hours – We are open from 9am-3.30pm  (staggered drop off from 8.45am)

Social Media: @SOttCofE