Contact Us

Please get in touch with us by any of the following methods. We are always pleased to hear from you.

The Pochin School
School Lane

Telephone Number
0116 269 2078

Email – child absence and school dinner requests, by 9.10am daily – For all enquiries – pre-school enquiries, including home learning queries

The school office is open from 8:30am-3:30pm daily on school days. School will not be able to respond to telephone calls or emails  received outside of these times.

Mrs H Sharpe, Headteacher and SENDCO
Mrs K Sheppard, Governor
Mrs Pepper, Office Manager
Miss Shilton, Administrative Assistant – for enquiries from parents and the public

Please make contact via the school telephone number. To write to our Chair of Governors, please send your letter to the school address above and mark the envelope ‘confidential’.

For further information about our school, or to request any information in paper format (free of charge), please contact us at school.

Safeguarding and welfare concerns

During School Hours
If you have a safeguarding or welfare concern and need to speak to a school safeguarding lead during school hours, then please contact the school on 0116 269 2078.  You can also email which will forward your email directly to all of our safeguarding leads.  Although emails are monitored regularly during school hours, for urgent matters please speak directly to a school safeguarding lead rather than email.

Outside of School Hours
If you have a safeguarding concern and it is outside of school hours or during the school holiday, you should call Leicestershire First Response Children’s Duty on 0116 3050005.  For non-urgent matters,  you can email which will forward your email directly to all our safeguarding leads.  During school holidays and out of school hours, emails are monitored periodically, however, response time may vary.  If a person is in immediate danger or a crime is being committed, call the police on 999.