Parent Information

This page provides information for all parents whether considering Route 39 Academy or having already enrolled their child or children. 

Meet the Principal and Find Out More

Parents are always welcome to look around the school and speak to Principal. We also have Open Days organised. More details can be found here.


Our most recent prospectus is available to view here, or can be requested in hard copy from the school.

Ofsted Report 

Our most recent Ofsted Report, completed in June 2017, is available to view here.

Parent to Parent

We have a group of parents who would be delighted to assist and answer any questions from both current and prospective parents. More information on how to get in touch can be found here.

How to Apply

Applications should be made through Devon or Cornwall Local Authority Admissions processes. Full details can be found here.

Parent Portal

For access to our parent portal, please click here.


The latest newsletters here.

Diary Dates

Dates of our terms, holidays and Academy events can be found here.

Parents Evenings

We want to make Parents Evenings count for parents and students. Find out here how we do it a little differently.


Your child will achieve the best opportunities and results through regular attendance. Find out more here


Our uniform is supplied through Samuel Daw & Co, Barnstaple, and can be ordered on-line. Full details of how to order and what is needed can be found here.


We aim to make Route 39 Academy accessible to as many families as possible. Current information on transport can be found here.

School Meals

Packed lunches, with a choice of healthy options, are provided by a local caterer. Click here to find out more.

Essential Equipment and Chromebooks

There is basic equipment for learning that is required daily by every student. A list can be found here.

Keeping Safe

The safety and wellbeing of all students is our highest prioirty. Click here to find out more.

E-safety Guidance for Parents

For additional advice on how to keep safe on-line, please click here or to report an incident or abuse, please click the logos below. Mr Sansom is our e-Safety staff member and can be contacted at


Home Academy Agreement

In order to achieve the best possible outcomes for a child, it is vital that school, parents and student work together. This document sets out the expectations which enable this important 'triangle' to be effective. Please click here.

Contact the Principal and Teaching Staff

We encourage parents to share information, worries or concerns about their child with the school. We believe that an open and easy flow of communication is of utmost value to the students' education. Please find the contact details of individual members of staff here. Don't hesitate to get in touch.

How Are We Doing?

Another way to give us your feedback, is by completing an on-line survey. This information is required by Ofsted when they inspect the school, but is also monitored by us to inform the development of the Academy. Once registered, you can complete it as many times as you like and at regular intervals. To access, please click the logo right.

Getting Involved in School Life 

As a member of Friends of Route 39 (FOR39) or as parent governor, you can make an important contribution the success of the school and your own child's learning. Find out how here.

Devon Local Offer

Devon County Council has put together some information about the support and opportunities available for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. Click here for a link to their webpage.

Academy Policies

Our policies aim to provide parents, students and staff with the information they need to know about how the Academy works and what it will provide. The policies also let you know what the Academy will expect in return. A list of our policies can be found here.