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

Printed t-shirt fundraiser

Printed t-shirt fundraiser

School Council children met with Mrs Everitt to discuss how we can fund raise in school for our new Forest School classroom. The children decided it would be a good idea to sell the printed t-shirts they had made in Arts week. We had to think about how much we wanted...

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Active Travel Breakfast for Clean Air Day

Active Travel Breakfast for Clean Air Day

We got into gear for our Active Travel breakfast to support Clean Air Day! Clean Air Day is the UK’s largest campaign on air pollution. We supported the campaign by holding an active travel breakfast for those that arrived actively to school. Lots of families arrived...

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Art Week 2022 Class 5 and 6

Art Week 2022 Class 5 and 6

To start our Art Week we focused on collage and looked at the artist Robert Rauschenberg, who was one of the key artists to use collage. We now know that a key word for collage is 'overlapping'. Have a look at what we did.... We then moved on to our printing work and...

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