NORTHFIELD JUNIOR SCHOOL in Derbyshire, Dronfield

Education Centre Information: Northfield Junior School:

Establishment Type:Community School
Phase of Education: Primary
Status: Open
Local Authority: Derbyshire
Boarders: No Boarders
Sixth Form: Does not have a sixth form
Urban/Rural Description: Urban > 10k - less sparse
Special Classes: No Special Classes
Religious Character: Does not apply
Nursery Provider: No Nursery Classes
Total Pupils: 126
Number of boys: 56
Number of girls: 70
Age Range: 7-11
Gender: Mixed
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Set on a hill on the edge of Dronfield, the small school was founded in 1964. Its large and beautifully landscaped grounds comprise a football field, two playgrounds and a wildlife garden, while the school building boasts very spacious and light accommodation. Indoor facilities include full wheelchair access and a suite with 20 networked computers. There is a pleasant reception area and a large school hall equipped with a wide range of sport's equipment and stage lighting. Children are taught in a warm and friendly, hardworking atmosphere. The excellent physical education curriculum includes swimming lessons for pupils in Years 5 and 6. A wide range of extra-curricular activities is also offered through the outstanding commitment of staff. The clubs available may include table tennis, computers, gardening, badminton, athletics, recorders, French and line dancing. All pupils can receive individual tuition in the violin and in brass and woodwind instruments. The kids' club runs every day, allowing children from the whole area to be supervised on school grounds. The school'sees itself as a growing and popular community. It also raises money for various charities. The school aims to provide the opportunities for all pupils to develop their abilities and personal autonomy to the full in a happy and secure environment.


Address: Falcon Road


Postcode: S18 2ED
Derbyshire, Dronfield.
Telephone: 01246 413134
Fax: 01246 292312


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