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We are supporting Red Nose Day Friday 19th March

17th March 2021

Can you dance, sing, perform tricks or tell us a joke? If so, get practising your special talent ready for our 'Dunston's Got Talent' show on Friday 19th March 2021 in support of Red Nose Day! Read Full Story

School Closure Monday 25th January 2021

24th January 2021

Due to adverse weather conditions, school will be closed to all key worker/nursery children and staff tomorrow (Monday 25th January). With surveys of the condition of the site and surrounding roads, and with freezing temperatures due overnight, it is deemed that travel to school and the school site will not be safe for staff or pupils. Read Full Story

Children in Need Friday 13th November

07th November 2020

Children will be creating artwork inspired by the work of Yayoi Kusama, during lesson time. Yayoi is a Japanese contemporary artist who uses dots in her artwork. We think that Yayoi would approve of Pudsey's iconic spotty eye patch.  Parents will be invited to pledge money for their favourite piece of art, and in doing so will raise money for the charity.   Read Full Story

School Photographer Friday 18th September 2020

11th September 2020

Class Foxes please wear school uniform and bring PE kit to change into.  Nursery children who are not normally in on a Friday can attend at 1.15pm to have photograph taken. Read Full Story

Introducing 'The Ark'

03rd July 2020

‘The Ark’ is the name for our Before and After School Care. It will run in exactly the same way as it did last year but with the added bonus of Nursery aged children will be able to use it!  Read Full Story

Please give us a call to arrange a tour of the school

12th June 2020
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Before & After School Care for Nursery

30th April 2020

We are pleased to announce that from September we will accept Nursery children in our Morning and After School Care. If you know anybody who would like to join our nursery or reception class then please ask them to email the school office. Read Full Story

Useful Telephone Numbers & Helplines

23rd March 2020
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Book Fair

13th March 2020

We are looking forward to opening our Book Fair to parents next week during the Mother's day lunches and after school Thursday and Friday.  We can only accept cash so remember to bring your money!  Children will have the opportunity to view the books on Monday so come along to find the best new books and help to earn free books for our library! Read Full Story

School Choir

29th February 2020

We are so proud of our school choir who performed last night at the Schools' Gotta Sing event at Stafford Gatehouse.  A really enjoyable evening was had by parents/carers watching their fantastic children perform.  Many thanks to the PTFA for buying the material for the choir robes and to the 2 wonderful parents who made them!   Read Full Story

New Parent App Launched

13th February 2020

Get quick and efficient updates from St. Leonard’s about what is happening at school by using our new Parent App. Read Full Story

'No Planet B'

12th February 2020

Here at St Leonard’s we are very keen to learn about our planet. The pupils have learnt about the importance of pollination and about the roles played by bees, butterflies and flowers. There will be a ‘No Planet B’ art display in St Chad’s Church, Stafford during half term so do please go and see our work. Read Full Story

St. Leonard’s C.E First School joins Staffordshire University Academies Trust

15th January 2020

Staff and parents at St. Leonard’s C.E. First School have welcomed the news that the school is now a member of the family of academies which make up Staffordshire University Academies Trust (SUAT). Read Full Story

Nursery Admissions

12th January 2020

We have places available in our Nursery setting.  30 hours funding available.  Please contact the office to arrange a visit.  You will be made very welcome. Read Full Story

Reception 2020 Admissions Deadline

12th January 2020

Parents, have you applied for a primary school place for your child in 2020? The deadline is January 15th ðŸ«ðŸ“šðŸ‘‡ Read Full Story

Residential Visit to Laches Wood

12th January 2020

Children in Class Foxes enjoyed their residential visit to Laches Wood this week.  They participated in many activities including Archery, Caving, Bushcraft and Rock Climbing. Read Full Story

Fabulous turn out for the Christmas Fayre

09th December 2019

Children in our school choir performed beautifully at our Christmas Fayre last week.  The PTFA really put on a grand event which helped to raise over £600 towards our Library fund! Read Full Story

Our new website is here

29th October 2019

We hope you like our new website.  Take a look around and let us know what you think. Read Full Story

Our School Value: Thankfulness

29th October 2019

Children in Class Foxes were ready to serve cake yesterday at our Katherine House and Dyslexia awareness coffee morning, yesterday. Thank you to everyone who supported the event we are pleased to announce we raised £52.13!  Reverend Sue took your kind food donations to Cannock Food Bank. Read Full Story

Elsa Network

23rd August 2019

Congratulations to Mrs Walker who has completed her Emotional Literacy support Assistant Training (ELSA) her work is already benefitting children within school. Read Full Story

Summer Festival

13th August 2019

Wow! thank you to everyone who played a part in the Summer Festival. A great time was had by all and a fantastic £900 was raised for PTFA funds. Read Full Story


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