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St Francis Church of England Aided Junior School

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Our latest Ofsted report has been punblished please follow the link in Key Informtion / Ofsted and Performance Click on NEWS above (NEWSLETTERS below on phones) for the latest updates from school including what we have been learning, achievements, routines and dates for your diary. Thank you for your continued support, Mrs. Lakey and your St Francis' family.

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St. Francis Church of England (Aided) Junior School
Scholars Path
Newton Aycliffe
County Durham

Telephone: 01325 300236


    The school office team will be able to help with a range of enquiries including, but not limited to:


    • Event information
    • School day timings and routines
    • School holiday dates
    • Updating your child's personal information held by school e.g. your change of telephone number
    • Copies of school policies (free of charge)
    • Paper copies of any information on our website (free of charge)
    • ParentPay help


    Mrs Longstaff will usually answer the telephone.


    Key contacts: 

    • Mr Bowes, Chair of Governors
    • Mrs Ingram, Interim Ex-Officio - Parish of Aycliffe
    • Mrs Lakey, Headteacher, Designated Safeguarding Leader and SENCO
    • Mrs Pickett, Deputy Headteacher, Designated Safeguarding Leader, Y5/6 Team Leader, Behaviour Leader, KS1-KS2 Transition Leader
    • Miss Cooper, Curriculum Leader, Y3/4 Team Leader, KS2-KS3 Transition Leader
    • Mrs Hilder, Positive Futures Worker, Designated Safeguarding Leader.
    • Miss Hockaday, School Business Manager, Designated Safeguarding Leader, Health and Safety Leader.


    Should you wish to feedback to our Headteacher things that are going well or in the unlikely event that you should have a complaint to make about us, please contact school by either calling 01325 300236 and making an appointment to speak to Mrs. Lakey. Alternatively,  you can e-mail the school using the form at the bottom of this page or


    For more detailed guidance to see our complaints policy.

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