About Us

Background, Philosophy & Staff Team

 

Background

Preston Hedge’s Primary School is a large two form entry primary school on the west of Northampton, close to junction 15 of the M1. 

We currently have 421 pupils on roll who come from our local community of Wootton Fields and Wootton Village.

We are proud to be an outstanding school, as it recognises the hard work and commitment of our wonderful children, our talented team and our supportive parents.

 

The Preston Hedge’s Academy Trust

The founding member of the Preston Hedges Academy Trust. A Trust built and run by educational experts, working to improve the educational opportunities and standards for children in Northamptonshire, by establishing an outstanding provision, based on the ethos of ‘fun, creativity and achievement’. ‘Fun’ to create happy confident learners, ‘creativity’, to provide pupils with the very best curriculum experiences and foster imaginative, inventive learners; and ‘achievement’ to fulfil each child’s academic potential and ensure the highest outcomes for pupils.  Achieved and underpinned by rigorous systems, processes and a continuous learning approach.

 

Philosophy

Our educational mantra is founded on Fun, Creativity & Achievement. We have our own curriculum which is delivered in our three age phases.

Phase 1 – Years R & 1

Phase 2 – Years 2 & 3

Phase 3 – Years 4, 5 & 6

 

Parent Questionnaire 2017

Parent Questionnaire Results

 

Staff Team

Our current staff team – September 2017

Staff List September 2017

 

Child Protection & Safeguarding

Our Child Protection and Safeguarding Polices can be found in the policies section at the bottom of the website.

If you have any concerns or issues regarding Child Protection or Safeguarding please speak to either Miss Jenkins, Mrs Pearce or Mrs Tear.

Please click on the link below to see their photos if you haven’t had contact with them before.

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School Uniform: 

For all school uniform enquiries please contact: The Schoolwear Shop 40-42 Abington Square Northampton NN1 4AA. Telephone: 01604 635828. (please see price list on link below)

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Also The Schoolwear Shop now have their own website, please see

www.theschoolwearshop.net where you are able to order uniform on line.

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10th November 2017

Cygen E-Safety Project

Year 5 have been working on the CyGen project – a development project, which the University of Northampton heads, to create an E-safety software that can be rolled out into other schools across the country to help teach and inform children and parents about being safe online. Currently, the children have been working on initial […]

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9th November 2017

Girls Football District Champions!

The Year 6 girls that represented Preston Hedge’s Primary School took part in their first football tournament of the year and got off to a fantastic start. The whole team showed brilliant enthusiasm in their three group stage matches, pulling out 2-0 victories in each of the games. The group results propelled the girls forward […]

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7th November 2017

Year 6 Star at the Royal & Derngate

Cuddles all round!