Welcome to Slaley First School
Slaley First School is a popular and successful school situated at the heart of the local community. It is a school with a strong family atmosphere where the children feel safe and cared for.
'There is a tangible sense of purpose, energy and uncompromising ambition to see all pupils flourish, both academically and in their all-round development.' Ofsted 2019.
"The children are very lucky. What was already there, and has become extremely important during COVID, is the individual care and attention to every single child at the school." Parent response - May 2021.
'Pupil numbers are small and relationships are strong. Every adult knows each pupil extremely well. This enables them to adapt teaching to meet every child's individual needs.' Ofsted 2019.
100% of pupils and parents agree that Slaley First School is a safe and happy place to be - Parent & Pupil questionnaire feedback, May 2021.
A school where children are:
'Challenged, Cherished and Nurtured'.
'There is a tangible thread running through all aspects of the school that ensures that pupils are valued and safe and that their all-round development is nurtured.'