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 Our school is part of the Syston & Thurmaston Education Partnership (STEP). This group is comprised of ten local primary schools who have converted to academies, Wreake Valley Academy and Roundhill Academy are also associate members of the partnership.


The group stands for:

   Partnership across our school communities.

   Access to a wide range of high quality educational opportunities.

   Support by shared expertise, resources, advice and good communication.

   Success for everyone with pride in achievement to last a lifetime.


Other group members:


Barkby -The Pochin School                                                                                       

Gaddesby- Gaddesby Primary  

East Goscote - Broomfield County Primary  

Rearsby -St. Michael's & All Angels C.E. Primary  

Syston- Merton County Primary,    

                Wreake Valley Academy *

Thrussington-Thrussington C.E. Primary

Thurmaston: Church Hill Infant

                         Church Hill C.E. Junior

                         Eastfield County Primary

                         Roundhill Academy*


(* Associate Members)


Headteachers and staff meet regularly to share experiences and support each other in a variety of ways.

Our School Councils also meet on a regular basis to ensure provision meets the children's needs.


Support for families includes:

Family Learning

Information sessions for parents

Parenting and family support

There is also a swift and easy access to a wide range of specialist services.


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