A VERY WARM WELCOME TO
ST. GILES CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL
WE ARE A VERY ACTIVE PRIMARY SCHOOL IN STARKHOLMES, MATLOCK AND WE HOPE THAT THIS WEBSITE GIVES YOU A FLAVOUR OF OUR LIFE AND WORK TOGETHER.
We have superb grounds with lots of opportunities for outdoor learning, With small classes the children are supported in every respect to help them to become well-rounded individuals. We are proud to be part of Derby Diocesan Academy Trust (DDAT) and our Christian ethos underpins everything we do.
We want our children to be able to:
use Skills, Knowledge and Understanding to think for themselves and act for others
experience and enjoy diverse relationships
choose to journey in faith
be resilient, confident and compassionate
enjoy life in all its fullness
We are extremely proud of our pupils at St Giles who are supported in their learning by dedicated staff in a thriving learning environment, working in partnership with governors, parents and our volunteers.
To learn more about St Giles CE Primary School please do visit us in action, visiting us is a great way for you to find out what it is like to be a pupil at St Giles School. You will be made to feel most welcome! Or visit our blog to see what we have been doing.
Executive Head Teacher
St Giles CE Primary School is committed to the highest standard in protecting and safeguarding the children entrusted in our care.
Our school will support children by:
Promoting a caring, safe and positive environment within the school.
Encouraging self -esteem and self- assertiveness
Effectively tackling bullying and harassment
At St Giles CE Primary School in order to protect our children we aim to:
Create an atmosphere where all our children can feel safe, valued and listened to
Recognise signs and symptoms of abuse
Respond quickly, appropriately and effectively to cases of suspected abuse
St Giles Church of England Primary School
Executive Head Teacher - Mrs Liz Foster
School Business Officer- Mrs Sally Bednall
Chair of Governors - Mr John Higgs
Tel 01629 56813
A member of Derby Diocesan Academy Trust
(Company number 09442311)