Welcome to Heathfield

Our Values, Aims and Pledge

The principle aim of the school is for everyone in our school community to ‘Thrive Together’.

Heathfield has a long track record of highquality engaging education for children in Basford and Bulwell, this has been guided by our core values of ‘Knowledge, Nurture and Enrichment’.

We provide a rounded and tailored curriculum that meets the needs of every child by knowing their individual contexts, needs, knowledge and skills. We then use our Heathfield Pledge to outline the expectations that we place on the pupils and ourselves.  

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We are a large Local Authority maintained school with two campuses.  Our original school is on Scotland Road in Basford and accommodates up to 280 pupils plus a nursery. Our second campus is on Kersall Drive in Bulwell (approx. a mile apart).  The Kersall Drive Campus opened in October 2015 and accommodates an additional 420 pupils plus a nursery.

Achievement and enjoyment are important goals that we are determined to provide for all of our pupils in a warm and friendly atmosphere. We pride ourselves in providing a secure, yet stimulating, and challenging learning environment. We want our pupils to develop their strengths whilst having the confidence to address targets and areas identified for improvement.

We welcome participation by parents and carers in all aspects of school life, and we look forward to working in partnership with you. No-one knows your child better than you and for this reason we very much value your co-operation to ensure the best possible outcomes for your child. If you would like paper copies of any of our policies, these are free of charge. Please contact the school office for such requests.

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