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

Year 2 Sports Day

The year 2 children had a fantastic Sports Day! The sun was shining and everyone had a brilliant time competing in lots of different races such as sprinting races, hurdle races, a relay race, a skipping race, a hockey race, a dribbling race (with a football!) and an...

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Class 5 Forest Schools week 1

Class 5 had an amazing first day at Forest Schools. The sun held off during the morning whilst we searched in the garden for objects that were alive, dead or never alive. We also looked at plants and labelled the functions of the roots, leaves, stem and flowers. We...

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Healthy Snacks

Healthy Snacks

Today we have been looking at healthy eating. We have talked about what is means to eat healthy and have sorted foods into healthy and unhealthy. We talked about eating 5 a day and how 1 portion is the same size as the palm of our hands. The children really enjoyed...

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