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Richard De Clare Community Academy

With a Nursery for 3 to 4 year olds.

Dream Big, Work Hard, Believe and Achieve.

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Richard de Clare Community Academy


School Office

The school office is usually open between 8am and 3.45pm each day.



Appointments to see our Head of School, Miss L Bellett, can be made at the school office. We have an open door policy and the school office will aim to get you an appointment with Miss Bellett as soon as possible. 


Headteacher:  Miss L Bellett


Office Manager:  Mrs D Hill


SENCo:  Mrs Leon



Chair of Governors: S Dignasse




Richard de Clare Community Academy

Parsonage Street
Essex CO9 2JT


Telephone: 01787 472153



General enquiries

Any enquiries should be directed in the first instance to the school office on the telephone number provided above.


Admissions queries

Please contact the school office.


Compliments and complaints

Feedback should be sent into school via the school office. Please refer to our Complaints Policy for further information.  SEND complaints should be made following the complaints policy.


Request for copies

Should you wish to receive a paper copy of any document on the website, please contact the school office.  


Please note there may be a charge for this, please refer to the Bridge Academy Trust Publication Scheme.


Richard de Clare is a school within the Bridge Academy Trust, a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England & Wales (company number 07663795). Registered office: c/o Moulsham High School, Brian Close, Chelmsford CM2 9ES, 


For further details please visit The Bridge Academy Trust Website - 


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Bridge Academy Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 07663795. Registered Office: Community Building, Bridge Academy Trust, Brian Close, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9DZ.

Tel: 01245 202 937