Addey and Stanhope aims to ensure that there are no gaps in attainment and progress between groups of pupils.
Our equality objectives focus on the following pupil characteristics:
And the following ethnic groups:
The School Improvement Plan sets out targets for groups of students that are underperforming across all subjects.
In addition, we aim to:
Addey and Stanhope School is the data controller for the purposes of the Data Protection Act. We collect personal and/or sensitive information from you and may receive and hold information from your previous school and the Learning Service.
We hold this data and use it to:
This information includes (but is not limited to) your contact details, assessment results, attendance information and personal characteristics such as your ethnic group, any special educational needs and relevant medical information. If you are enrolling for post 14 qualifications we will be provided with your unique learner number (ULN) by the Learning Records Service and may also obtain from them details of any learning or qualifications you have undertaken.
We will not give information about you or your family to anyone outside the school without your consent unless the law and/or our policies allow us to.
We are required by law to pass some information about you to our Local Authority (LA) and the Department for Education.
Once you are aged 13 or over, we are required by law to pass on certain information to providers of youth support services in your area. This is the local authority support service for young people aged 13 to 19 in England. We must provide the names and addresses of you and your parent(s), and any further information relevant to the support services’ role. However, if you are over 16, you (or your parent(s)) can ask that no information beyond names, addresses and your date of birth be passed to the support service.
This right transfers to you on your 16th birthday. Please tell Mrs E Rickward in the school office if you wish to opt out of this arrangement.
For more information about young people’s services, please go to the
Under the Data Protection Act a student has the right to access a copy of their information. This is called a Subject Access Request (SAR). In certain circumstances, requests may be made by a parent on behalf of the student.
If you are making a Subject Access Request Addey and Stanhope School will respond to you within 40 calendar days from acknowledgement of your request.
Under the educational (Pupil information) (England) Regulations 2005, a parent has the right to access their child’s educational record.
For a request for an Educational Record the Chair of Governors of Addey and Stanhope School will respond to you within 15 school days from acknowledgement of your request.
Please submit your request to the main school office. For more information on any ‘access to information request’ please contact Mrs E Rickward at Addey and Stanhope School
As a data controller Addey and Stanhope School has a responsibility to ensure the personal and sensitive data it collects and holds is securely protected.
All personal and sensitive data collected and held by the school and on its systems is securely protected held within the European Economic Area (EEA).
If you require more information about how the LA and/or DfE store and use your data, in the first instance please contact the school on the contact details at the top of this document and please visit the following websites:
If you are unable to access these websites you can contact the Council or the Department for Education using the contact details provided:
The Corporate Information Team
London Borough of Lewisham
1st Floor Town Hall Chambers