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

01663 744358


Welcome to Newtown Primary School


The school has a detailed School Improvement Plan which is formed each year based on our School Evaluations. Our evaluations are based on a detailed monitoring programme, supported by our Governing body. Below is a summary of our our School Improvement Plans:

Our plans from October 2016 to October 2017:

  • Develop Writing, Reading and Maths across the school
  • Further develop collaboration between Thornsett and Newtown Primary Schools and with PEGS (cluster schools)
  • Ensure all pupils make good progress, including Disadvantaged, SEND and Able Pupils
  • Facilitate whole school WiFi upgrade
  • Replace Smart boards with new Quick touch boards
  • Replace all Class teacher computers
  • Improve wheelchair access to school
  • Introduce a new school website
  • Invest in outdoor play equipment
  • Ensure PFA continues to support the school successfully
  • Introduce even more robust assessment tracking
  • Develop an even better channel of communication with parents
  • Provide information meetings for parents on On-line Safety and Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling