Buxton Road, New Mills , High Peak, Derbyshire, SK22 3JS

01663 744358

info@newtown.derbyshire.sch.uk

Welcome to Newtown Primary School

OUR SCHOOL

School Context

Newtown Primary School serves a mixed catchment area with currently 75 pupils on roll. There are currently three classes in the school: Class 1- Reception and Year 1, Class 2- Years 2, 3 and 4, Class 3- Years 5 and 6. Newtown is an inclusive school and pupils with Special Educational Needs attending Newtown may include children who have statements of SEN, learning difficulties, emotional/behavioural difiiculties or disabilities

School Vision

 

WE ARE A CARING, CAN-DO FEDERATION.

WE CREATE INNOVATIVE, EXCITING AND FUN LEARNING EXPERIENCES.

WE BELIEVE THAT OUR CHILDREN CAN ACHIEVE THEIR FULL POTENTIAL THOUGH BEING ADVENTUROUS AND BRAVE.

WE BELIEVE THIS GIVES OUR CHILDREN THE SKILLS TO THRIVE AND BE SUCCESSFUL IN LIFE.

 

School Values

 

Newtown Primary School will support learning by...

providing stimulating, effective teaching in an environment which inspires pupils, where work is matched to each individual and effort is valued

providing a balanced, broad and engaging curriculum, which complies with the legal requirements of the National Curriculum and Early Years Foundation Stage

enabling pupils to acquire knowledge, skills and understanding, to fulfil their potential and to make good progress as confident, independent learners.

enabling pupils to apply knowledge, skills, understanding and practical abilities in order to prepare them to be citizens who have respect for British values

 

The school will enhance personal development by...

providing enriching learning experiences and encouraging children to take responsibility for their learning

encourage physical activities, promote healthy lifestyles and care for the environment

expect and promote good behaviour and foster respect and consideration for all people at all times

 

To build stronger communities, the school will...

promote equality of opportunity to give everyone access to all the learning experiences and social activities of the school

foster an appreciation of the local and wider community and promote links to contribute to the social and cultural development of the pupils

encourage the involvement of all – parents, relatives, Governors and friends – in the life of the school