The David Ross Education Trust

David Ross Education Trust schools create a rich and exciting learning environment that inspires students to become their confident, academic best.

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Eastfield Academy

Eastfield Academy is part of the David Ross Education Trust and is a good and rapidly improving school where everyone has the opportunity to succeed.

Academy Information

Eastfield Academy is part of the David Ross Education Trust. We are a school that is at the heart of the community. We have the highest expectations of behaviour, aspiration and pupil ambition giving all the opportunity to succeed.

Eastfield is a single form primary school with nursery provision.

The school provides a continuous knowledge based learning journey for children from two to eleven years old and responds to developing and changing needs as pupils move through the school.

As a result of our high expectations, our children make good progress from their starting points and achieve well both academically, socially and emotionally. Leaving our school fully prepared for their next steps in education and life.

We deliver a curriculum based on important substantive and disciplinary knowledge in literacy, numeracy and technology, to provide the secure foundation for learning in a wide range of situations, whilst also developing children’s creative thinking.  We strive to make learning interesting and fun; our children enjoy school and have a real enthusiasm for learning. We pride ourselves on our wider offer to pupils and the experiences that we can provide to support their development.

We believe that every child has the right to have...

  • An education that meets their needs and interests
  • Achieve success across the curriculum and all aspects of school life and have this celebrated
  • A safe, happy and stimulating environment that they can flourish and thrive
  • The opportunity to develop their own mind and opinions and articulate these confidently
  • Community and Family support beyond the classroom
  • Involvement in the wider community
  • Encouragement and support to become an individual and confident learner
  • Obtain the life skills they will need to succeed in further education and beyond
  • Be part of a happy and caring school where the pupils are keen to learn, are offered a variety of experiences and everyone is valued
  • Positive, respectful relationships with staff and other pupils to enhance their achievement and to help promote our school in the local community
  • The chance to embrace new initiatives to help establish creative, active, and positive learning experiences. 
  • To become an active part in the school development through participation in school groups and communities
  • Have security, stability and success for all our pupils

Eastfield Primary Academy staff are dedicated to achieving the best for your child. 

We encourage and welcome prospective parents to visit the school. If you would like to visit, please telephone the Office Manager to make an appointment. The staff and governors of Eastfield Primary Academy are committed to making your partnership with the school a positive and supportive experience. We look forward to working with you and your child.

Mission Statement

David Ross Education Trust schools create a rich and exciting learning environment that inspires students to become their confident, academic best.

We are committed to giving every child at Eastfield a world-class education. An education that creates academically gifted, confident, well-rounded young people in the classroom, in the workplace and in their communities.

We have four school/Trust values that underpin all aspects of school life:

  • Ambition
  • Aspiration
  • Courage
  • Respect

Our school ethos centres around being an inclusive school with a real sense of community as we:

  • Harmoniously
  • Everyone
  • Achieves
  • Results
  • Together

Our Staff

Mr Fairbrother


Mrs Russell AHT & SENDCo
Mrs Moore AHT Teaching and Learning
Mrs Brown Family Support Worker/ Pastoral
Class Teacher Support Staff
Nursery Mrs Roberts Miss Watson
Miss Sheppard-Burrows
Reception Mrs Moore (AHT) Mrs Hollin
Year 1 Mr Goodman Miss Randell
Mrs Jones
Year 2 Mrs Ford Miss Smith
Miss Gardiner
Year 3

Mrs Elliott

Miss Smith
Year  4 Miss Gellar Mrs Kerns
Mrs Dunkley
Year 5 Miss Zaman Miss Smith
Miss Gardiner
Year 6

Miss Hall

Mrs Dunkley
Mrs Brown Teaching Staff
Mrs Gardiner (HLTA) Teaching Staff
Miss Stanfield (HLTA)

Teaching Staff

Ms Allen Support Staff
Mrs Gray Office Staff
Miss Coe Office Staff
Miss Loudon Amey Site Staff
Mrs Faulkner Amey Site Staff


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