These terms of use govern your use of our site. Please read these terms in full before you use this Website. If you do not accept these terms of use, please do not use this Website. Your continued use of this site confirms your acceptance of these terms.


Website Access


This Website may be used for your own private purposes and in accordance with these terms of use.

You may print and download material from this Website provided that you do not modify or reproduce any content without our prior written consent.


Site Uptime


All reasonable measures are taken by us to ensure that this Website is operational al day, every day. However, occasionally technical issues may result in some downtime and accordingly we will not be liable if this website is unavailable at any time.

Where possible we always try to give advance warning of maintenance issues that may result in Website down time but we shall not be obliged to provide such notice.


Visitor Provided Material


Any material that a visitor to this Website sends or posts to this Website shall be considered non-proprietary and non confidential. We shall be entitled to copy, disclose, distribute or use for such other purpose as we deem appropriate all material provided to us, with the exception of personal information, the use of which is covered under our Privacy Policy.

When using this website you shall not post or send to or from this Website any material:

  • for which you have not obtained all necessary consents;
  • that is discriminatory, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, liable to incite racial hatred, in breach of confidentiality or privacy, which may cause annoyance or inconvenience to others, which encourages or constitutes conduct that would be deemed a criminal offence, give rise to a civil liability, or otherwise is contrary to the law in the United Kingdom;
  • which is harmful in nature including, and without limitation, computer viruses, Trojan horses, corrupted data, or other potentially harmful software or data.

[We will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requiring us to disclose the identity or other details of any person posting material to this website in breach of the above.]


Links to and from Other Wesbites


Throughout this Website you may find links to third party websites. The provision of a link to such a website does not mean that we endorse that website. If you visit any website via a link on this Website you do so at your own risk.

Any party wishing to link to this website is entitled to do so provided that the conditions below are observed:

  • you do not seek to imply that we are endorsing the services or products of another party unless this has been agreed with us in writing;
  • you do not misrepresent your relationship with this website; and
  • the website from which you link to this Website does not contain offensive or otherwise controversial content or, content that infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of a third party.

By linking to this Website in breach of clause 5.2 you shall indemnify us for any loss or damage suffered to this Website as a result of such linking.


Disclaimer


Whilst we do take all reasonable steps to make sure that the information on this website is up to date and accurate at all times we do not guarantee that all material is accurate and ,or up to date.

All material contained on this Website is provided without any or warranty of any kind. You use the material on this Website at your own discretion.


Exclusion of Liability


We do not accept liability for any loss or damage that you suffer as a result of using this Website.

Nothing in these Terms of Use shall exclude or limit liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence which cannot be excluded or under the law of the United Kingdom.


Law and Jurisdiction


These terms of use are governed by English law. Any dispute arising in connection with these terms of use shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.


Our Details


Akaal Primary School
Harrington Street
Derby
DE23 8PB

At Akaal Primary School we are committed to safeguarding and preserving the privacy of our visitors. This privacy policy explains what happens to any personal data that you provide to us, or that we collect from you whilst you visit our site. We do update this policy from time to time so please do review this Policy regularly.


Information We Collect


In running and maintaining our website we may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information about your use of our site including details of your visits such as pages viewed and the resources that you access. Such information includes traffic data, location data and other communication data.
  • Information provided voluntarily by you. For example, when you register for information or make a purchase.
  • Information that you provide when you communicate with us by any means.

Use of Cookies


Cookies provide information regarding the computer used by a visitor. We may use cookies where appropriate to gather information about your computer fin order to assist us in improving our website.

We may gather information about your general internet use by using the cookie. Where used, these cookies are downloaded to your computer and stored on the computer’s hard drive. Such information will not identify you personally. It is statistical data. This statistical data does not identify any personal details whatsoever.

You can adjust the settings on your computer to decline any cookies if you wish. This can easily be done by activating the reject cookies setting on your computer.


Use of Your Information


We use the information that we collect from you to provide our services to you. In addition to this we may use the information for one or more of the following purposes:

  • To provide information to you that you request from us relating to our products or services.
  • To provide information to you relating to other products that may be of interest to you. Such additional information will only be provided where you have consented to receive such information.
  • To inform you of any changes to our website, services or goods and products.

If you have previously purchased goods or services from us we may provide to you details of similar goods or services, or other goods and services, that you may be interested in.


Storing Your Personal Data


In operating our website it may become necessary to transfer data that we collect from you to locations outside of the European Union for processing and storing. By providing your personal data to us, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We do our upmost to ensure that all reasonable steps are taken to make sure that your data is treated stored securely.

Unfortunately the sending of information via the internet is not totally secure and on occasion such information can be intercepted. We cannot guarantee the security of data that you choose to send us electronically, Sending such information is entirely at your own risk.


Disclosing Your Information


We will not disclose your personal information to any other party other than in accordance with this Privacy Policy and in the circumstances detailed below:

  • Where we are legally required by law to disclose your personal information.
  • To further fraud protection and reduce the risk of fraud.

Third Party Links


On occasion we include links to third parties on this website. Where we provide a link it does not mean that we endorse or approve that site’s policy towards visitor privacy. You should review their privacy policy before sending them any personal data.


Access to Information


In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 you have the right to access any information that we hold relating to you. Please note that we reserve the right to charge a fee of £10 to cover costs incurred by us in providing you with the information.


Contacting Us


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Governors

Board of Governors 2015/2016


At Akaal Primary School we have Parent Governors (elected by the parent body), Staff Governors (the Headteacher plus one governor elected by the staff body), Trust Governors (appointed by the members) and a Foundation Governor nominated by Sikh community.

Name Role
Daljit Singh Virk Chair of Governors, Member of the Akaal Academy Trust, Derby, Trust Governor, Committee - Education and Standards, Finance and Human Resources
Term of Office: 06.07.14 - 05.07.18
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 12/12
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 5/6
No relevant business interests declared 29.09.15
Paramjit Kaur Vice-Chair & Trust Governor (SEN)
Committee - Safeguarding, pupil welfare and premises
Term of Office: 06.07.14 - 05.07.18
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 10/12
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 6/6
No relevant business interests declared 03/11/15
Vicki Kavanagh Executive Headteacher
Committee - Education and Standards
Term of Office: 26.01.15 - 25.01.19
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 8/8
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 6/6
No relevant business interests declared 06.10.15
Manjit Singh Parent Governor
Term of Office: 01.12.15 - 30.11.19
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: n/a
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 3/3
No relevant business interests declared 29.11.15
Navjot Kaur Virk Trust Governor (Safeguarding and Children Looked After governor)
Committee - Safeguarding, pupil welfare and premises (Chair)
Term of Office 06.07.14 - 05.07.18
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 6/12
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 6/6
Business interests declared 03.11.15 - Father-in-law is Chair of Governors and a member of the Akaal Academy Trust Derby
Opinderjit Thakar Faith Governor (Sikh Faith)
Committee - Education and Standards
Term of Office 06.07.14 - 05.07.18
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 3/12
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 3/3
No relevant business interests declared 23.9.15
Julie Fellowes Head of School / Staff Governor
Committee - Finance and Human Resources, Safeguarding, pupil welfare and premises
Term of Office: 06.07.14 - 05.07.16
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 11/11
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 6/6
Business interests declared 05.10.15 - Director, Julie Kennedy Educational Ltd
Balbir Mashiana Trust Governor (Audit)
Committee - Finance and Human Resources
Term of Office: 06.07.14 - 05.07.18
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 4/12
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 4/6
No relevant business interests declared 06/10/15
Elaine Bowen Trust Governor
Committee - Education and Standards (Joint Chair)
Term of Office: 06.07.14 - 05.07.18
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 9/12
Attendance at meetings 2015-2016: 5/6
Business interests declared 12.04.16 - Headteacher: Lightwoods Primary School and Teaching School Alliance
Rod Dubrow-Marshall Trust Governor (Pupil Premium)
Committee - Education and Standards (Joint Chair)
Term of Office: 08.09.15 - 07.09.19
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: n/a
Attendance at meetings 2015-2016: 3/6
No relevant business interest declared 17.08.15
Maninder Purewal Parent Governor
Committee - Safeguarding, pupil welfare and premises
Term of Office 01.12.15 - 30.11.19
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: n/a
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 3/3
Business Interest declared 14.04.16 - Father is a member of the Akaal Academy Trust
Sarbjit Bitter Trust Governor (Finance)
Committee - Finance and Human Resources (Chair)
Term of Office: 20.09.14 - 19.09.18
Attendance at FGB meetings 2014-2015: 4/5
Attendance at FGB meetings 2015-2016: 4/6
No relevant business interests declared 06.10.15
Vacancy Clerk to Governors

Governor Attendance Record 2014/16


Please click on the link below to download our Governor Attendance Record 2014/16.

Akaal Primary School Governor Attendance Record 2014/16

Our School

We opened a Sikh faith primary school on September 7th 2015, with reception and year 1 classes. We are aiming for high academic standards with all round development of children from all ethnic backgrounds to ensure our children become good citizens of the UK.

Our Vision

Our vision is to develop well rounded individuals based on excellence in education, moral values, health and wellbeing, independence of thought, aspirational mind-set and social cohesion regardless of background, social status or religious beliefs.

Show Support

There are many ways in which members of the community can support us in running the school. This could be as a school governor, coming to hear children read or running an after school club. Please contact us if you would be interested in being involved.