‘The magic that is woven at Hallbankgate Village School, day by day, minute by minute, by leaders, by staff, and ultimately by pupils, is exceptional.’ Steve Watson, TLO, 2019
‘We are truly grateful: the staff have gone above and beyond. Thank you!’ Parent, 2020
‘The striking feature is that learners relish the opportunities they have to control their own learning, and that they have the confidence and skills to do so successfully.’ Steve Watson, TLO, 2019
‘We feel our child is thriving- we feel they are being pushed to their potential. Thank you.’ Parent, 2020
‘…the commitment to taking responsibility for their own learning, the awareness of the learning process and of self as learner, and the skills to do so independently are evident.’ Steve Watson, TLO, 2019
‘Parents are overwhelmingly supportive of the school’ Ofsted, 2017
‘Staff are always happy to discuss ways to support my child.’ Parent, 2020
‘Pupils understand their learning because teachers use clear explanations and make sure that pupils understand what they are learning.’ Ofsted, 2017
‘All staff are extremely friendly and welcoming to both adults and children in our family’ Parent, 2020
‘Pupils behave well at all times. They are polite and well mannered. Leaders value the feedback they get from pupils and place a high priority on listening to pupils.’ Ofsted, 2017
‘Our children love coming to school every day and are always encouraged to be the best they can be’ Parent, 2020
On behalf of the children, staff, parents and governors I wish you a very warm welcome to our school website. We hope that it will give you a flavour of our vision for learning, our many achievements and life at Hallbankgate Village School. Our key aim is to develop the skills, attitudes and learning habits needed for success in an ever-changing world for all our pupils through a broad and challenging curriculum in a supportive and nurturing environment.
Our school is a fun and vibrant place where learning and effort is celebrated and valued. The local community is at the heart of life and learning in our school; we pride ourselves on our high standards and our caring, family atmosphere. If you have any questions or queries not answered on our website, please just call and ask or send us an email. We also welcome visits to school to enable parents and pupils to see our school in action. We would be delighted to show you around.
Miss Clare Hutton
House Points (updated 2nd February 2024)
Registering for Nursery Places Now. We have 15 or 30 hour childcare places available in our on-site Nursery which is open from 9am until 3.30pm. Children can start the term after their third birthday. Contact us for more details.
Our Vision for Learning
Learning From Each Other Building Successful Learners