We persevere

to gain the confidence and independence to have a go. We aim to be the best we can be.

We are resourceful

because we are creative and curious. We ask questions and discover.

We share our learning

and talents with our friends and our community. We value everyone.

We are thoughtful

and care about our learning, about others and the environment. We enjoy learning.

“A friendly, creative environment for learning together”

Welcome to Stannington Infant School

Our school is a happy, caring and secure place to learn. We believe that learning is exciting and irresistible so the time your child spends here will lay a firm foundation for his/her future.

Our vision is that our school is “A Friendly, Creative Environment for Learning Together”

Please read our Vision Statement to see how we ensure this is integral to our practice. Our Vision Statement

We work in close partnership with and feel well supported by our parents. The governors are active in the life of the school. We pride ourselves on our friendly, welcoming ethos.

We are part of Peak Edge Academy Trust and work closely with the other schools in our Trust.

The curriculum we provide at Stannington Infant School is designed so that all children develop the curiosity, confidence and independence to attain highly.

The school was built in 1910 and benefits from a pleasant and rich environment, including a very large playing field and a wonderful school garden.

We hope that you find our school website useful and informative. However, if you would like any further information or to visit the school please get in touch.

Click on ‘About Us’ and ‘Welcome Message’ for message from

Head Teacher, Sarah Binns



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Our School Aims

To provide a challenging, creative and rich curriculum which will develop curiosity, confidence and independence.

To provide an inclusive, safe, secure, healthy and happy environment.

To encourage a caring and positive attitude amongst the children towards all others and their environment.

Latest News

Number Day Year 1

Number Day Year 1

Today the children had so much fun during our Number day. They brought in coins from home to fill the digits 0-9 and went on a maths trail answering questions around the school yard.

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Buzzbee Bear

Buzzbee Bear

Our wonderful bear, Buzzbee, is now finished. He will be heading off to the Bear Trail next week. We will keep you updated on where he will be and how you can visit him. All the children made small bees and those that are not on Buzzbee will be decorating Honey House...

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Class 6 Forest School Week 2

Class 6 Forest School Week 2

Another great week and the sun shined for us as well! We looked at mini-beast habitats, learnt about how plants reproduce and went in to the apiary. We also made hedgehog houses and bug hotels. In the afternoon we even got to work with a real potter to make coil pots!...

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