For Ofsted

Access arrangement Policy


Appeals policy and external qualifications

Behaviour policy

BTEC blended learning policy

Charging policy

Complaints policy and procedure

Education coronavirus risk assessment

Residential coronavirus risk assessment

Coronavirus operational guidance

Coronavirus premises risk assessment

Curriculum overview

School curriculum & College curriculum

Data protection policy

DofE performance table

Equality policy

Equalities policy (exams)

E-safety policy

Exams and assessment results

Exams archiving policy

Examination contingency policy

Exam policy

Fire safety policy

Financial information

GDPR policy (exams)

Health and safety policy

Lesson observation policy

Malpractice policy

Non examination assessment policy

Ofsted reports

the Deaf Academy OFSTED full report  Jan 2019 

College monitoring report Feb 2020

Ofsted interim report Nov 2020

College Ofsted report 2019 

Residential care inspection report June 2019

Children’s home inspection report Feb 2020

Photography and filming policy 

Pupil premium

Recruitment and selection policy

 Safeguarding – the Deaf Academy is committed to safeguarding. Every member of staff undertakes compulsory safeguarding training. You can find our safeguarding and child protection policy here. Our designated safeguarding lead is James Heaver.

Special educational needs (SEN) policy

 Statement of purpose

 Teachers handbook

 Transition policy

Trustees and governors

 Vision and values

 Visitor signing in checklist

 Verifying identity and candidates procedure

 Withdrawal of qualifications policy

 Word processor policy


Please note, where the policy reads ‘Co-Principals’, this should now read as ‘Principal’.

Academy contact details

Address: The Deaf Academy, 1 Douglas Avenue, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 2AU

Phone: 01395 203130
BSL users, text only to: 


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Please email or write to us at 1 Douglas Avenue, Exmouth EX8 2AU