Hello and a very warm welcome to
Morpeth All Saints CE Aided First School
Our school is situated in attractive and extensive well maintained grounds in a small housing estate, Lancaster Park, which is situated on the northern perimeter of the historic market town of Morpeth. The school first opened in 1972 and was formerly known as Wansbeck St Aidan Church of England Aided First School until it was renamed in 2001.
The school serves a wide rural community and catchment area and presently has 233 children on roll (figure: 30 April 2019) - 194 pupils in Foundation, KS1 and KS2 plus 39 pupils in the EYFS Nursery unit). We are a first school with traditional values. Our facilities for learning are impressive and include bright classrooms named after each colour of the rainbow with a large central hall, well equipped with a good range of apparatus and equipment for physical education. We have a dedicated Library and also a Performing Arts Room where music tuition etc., is held. The Computer Suite provides our children with access to up to date computer hardware and software and classrooms are equipped with a number of iPads and Kindles too. We are very fortunate to have large expansive playing fields with adventure trails, pond, fort, outdoor learning area, reflection and designated garden areas together with an enclosed creative play area for our younger children.
The Governing Body of Morpeth All Saints Voluntary Aided Church of England School is the Admissions Authority for the school. The Pupil Admission Number (PAN) for each year group from Reception to Year Four is 45. We have a 52 place nursery which comprises of 26 morning / 26 afternoon sessions.
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If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact us.
Miss K Halliday
"Parents are overwhelmingly supportive of your work. They value the nurturing ethos of the school together with the way in which individual pupils’ talents are recognised and developed. Many who responded to Ofsted’s survey of parental views echoed such comments as, ‘We have seen our daughter thrive and learn with true enthusiasm and enjoyment."
(extract from Ofsted March 2017)
"The school is a warm, friendly, and welcoming community for all families, regardless of their religious belief. Parents speak of pupils being excited about going to school. Attendance is very good. Parents and staff are committed to the school’s Christian vision and values and recognise their positive impact on the lives of the pupils.......... "
(extract from SIAMS Inspection February 2017)
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Our school is situated in attractive and extensive well maintained grounds in a small housing estate, Lancaster Park, which is north of the town of Morpeth. The school first opened in 1972 and was formerly known as Wansbeck St Aidan Church of England Aided First School until it was renamed in 2001.Read More of the school welcome page