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Contact Details

Portesbery School
Newfoundland Road
GU16 6TA

Tel: 01252 832100

Our school is open Monday to Friday from 9.00am-3.15pm (31.25 hours per week).

Official school holidays, public holidays and INSET days can be viewed here.

For general enquiries please email Rachel Titcomb -

Our Head Teacher is Nathan Aspinall.

If you urgently need to contact the school out of office hours or at weekends please email 

A statement about the school’s Ethos & Values

Our Vision, Values & Aims page can be viewed here (opens in new tab).

Strategy for school’s use of Pupil Premium for current academic year

Details of our Pupil Premium expenditure and strategy can be viewed here.


PE & Sports Premium

Details of our PE & Sports Premium can be viewed here.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Catch-up Premium

 Our COVID-19 Catch-up Premium Proposal can be viewed here.


Admissions Arrangements

Pupils who have an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) are considered for admission between the ages of 2-19 years, up to the allocated number of 115 places.

In some cases the school accepts pupils on assessment places and the school will contribute to the statutory assessment procedures, however prospective parents and children usually need to go through an admissions panel which are led by: Surrey County Council, NW Local Education Area. The school also accepts applicants based in other Local Authorities. Parents wanting a place should always contact their case officer in the first instance. Places are allocated according to greatest need.

Local Authority

Surrey Children’s Services can be contacted via email at .


Further details of our admissions arrangements can be viewed on our Admissions page.



Details of our school curriculum can be viewed here. 

The strategies used to support the curriculum can be viewed here.


Latest Ofsted report

Our latest Ofsted report can be viewed here.


Link to Performance Tables

Links to the School Performance Tables, as well our school's performance page, can be found at the bottom of our 'Admissions' page.

Links to the government performance tables can also be found below:


KS2, KS4 and KS5 Results

Not applicable to our school.


Careers Programme & Information  

Our Careers Policy and programme can be found on our 'Preparation for Adulthood / Careers' page (here).


Governor information

Details of our Governing Body can be viewed below:


School Policies

Links to our statutory school policies can be viewed here


Equality Objectives

Our Equality Objectives and Policy can be found on our general policies page (here).  


SEN Information Report

Our school caters for children and young people with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD). Pupils may have additional sensory impairments, physical difficulties or challenging behaviour.

Our SEN Policy can be found on our general policies page (here), and our SEN Information page can be viewed here.


Financial information

  • At Portesbery School there are no employees earning a gross annual salary that exceeds £100,000.
  • You can view Portesbery School's page on the Schools Financial Benchmarking Service here.


Remote Education

 Details of our Remote Education provision can be found on our COVID-19 Home Learning page and can also be accessed directly here.