About Us



Our Belief

To create a happy, secure learning environment, where all children and staff feel safe, cared for and confident. To provide an atmosphere which is stimulating, challenging and where enthusiasm is nurtured and supported.



We provide an atmosphere which is positive, stimulating and vibrant, where children and staff feel safe and happy.



Our high quality learning environment will stimulate enquiring minds to achieve each individual's potential.



We aim to develop strong links with parents and the wider community.



We provide an environment which supports an individual's  natural curiosity and embraces a diverse approach to learning.



We want children to have and apply the knowledge and skills relevant to the needs of their life in society, now and in the future.




Head Boy

Harvey Bright

Head Girl

Kiera Cowlishaw

Deputy Head Boy

Sanjiv Jaisankar

Deputy Head Girl

Grace Burton



Safeguarding Information 

My name is Mark Parkinson. I am the Headteacher at Dunston Primary & Nursery Academy and the Designated Safeguarding Lead for the school. 

My name is Miss Roe. I am the ERS Specialist Teacher / SENco and the Deputy Safeguarding Lead for the school.

My name is Mrs Shewring. I am the Chair of the Governing Board and the Safeguarding Governor for the school.




Dunston Primary and Nursery Academy
Dunston Lane, Newbold,Chesterfield, S41 8EY
Tel - 01246 450601



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