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.

Liz Foster

Executive Head Teacher

A virtual tour of St. Giles School

Safeguarding

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 

Click here to read our Safeguarding Leaflet

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Get in touch

St Giles Church of England Primary School

Starkholmes Road

Matlock

Derbyshire

DE4 3DD 

 

Executive Head Teacher - Mrs Liz Foster

School Business Officer- Mrs Sally Bednall

Chair of Governors - Mr John Higgs


Tel: 01629 56813  

Email: enquiries@st-giles-matlock.derbyshire.sch.uk

 

A member of Derby Diocesan Academy Trust 

(Company number 09442311)