Minchinhampton Church of England Primary Academy
We work under the umbrella of the Diocese of Gloucester Academy Trust.
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Minchinhampton Primary Academy
at the Education for Sustainability
panel discussion WOMAD 2022.
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The website is the hub for all information. All news and events information can be found on the website but if you still need help please get in touch with us.
I love working in this school. Something really quite special exists in the ether in and around this village and the school can’t help but be swept up in it. We are all passionate about learning, strongly committed to the school’s vision and the place is run through with positivity, creativity and kindness.
“I think Minch is different because we are all so close as a community”
(Year 6 Leaver)
Our pupils bring as much to this equation as the adults. I think they are remarkable and deserve the best and I am proud that during their time here, they grow into confident, well-rounded individuals.
“I enjoy being in my class because I like to learn in a happy environment”
(Year 3 Student)
We believe education should be about self-empowerment for people, self-empowerment now and for a lifetime. As an institution, we would define a school’s excellence as much by its fierce determination to keep trying as by its humble acceptance that it is not there yet; as much by its individuality as by its commitment to all the individuals within it.
Our School Vision
We cherish all the people in our school
Our aim for them:
‘Life in all its fullness’
For us this means people who are flourishing:
●people who have the wherewithal to shape their own life well;
●people who take a delight in learning;
●people who are compassionate, who appreciate the value and preciousness of each and every person and all life on earth;
hence people who help to make the world a better place.
‘Life in all its fullness’
We look to find what is great inside all of our children:
we want to dig it out
and share it with the world.
Latest School and Pupil News
Aqua learning through play
Watercolour painting, sharing books, programming b-bots with algorithms, building a slide and playing with water.
Azure amongst the buttercups
This term we have been working hard and having lots of fun in Azure Class. We start the day with deliberate and retrieval practise for SPaG and maths. Here we are practising writing graphemes, matching contractions, matching suffixes and sorting words into nouns,...
Cyan -Year Three and Four. Rocks, Poetry and Pebble Poetry
We have been learning about rocks,fossils and soils in science. Metamorphic,sedimentary and igneous are the three forms of rock. Not long ago we were doing a fossil collectors guide. Anommite is one of the fossils we have looked at, and there are more so here is some...
Further Information or to Arrange a Visit
Minchinhampton Church of England Primary Academy works under the umbrella of the Diocese of Gloucester Academy Trust. The school’s Governors, staff, parents, PTA and pupils have worked hard to make the school a most successful, secure and happy place for our children.
If you would like any further information or to arrange a visit, please contact the School office
- The website is the hub for all information. All news and events information can be found on the website but if you still need help please get in touch with us.
- School Secretary: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Nursery: email@example.com
- If you would like any further information or to arrange a visit, please contact the School office