Welcome to the Dereham Church Of England Infant and Nursery Academy website. The website is designed to provide you with information about our school to help you learn and understand what our school is like, as well as information we are legally required to include.

We are very proud of how our school supports and nurtures each individual child to achieve as highly as they can in whatever they do. Our friendly, dedicated and professional staff and governors work extremely hard to provide a safe, caring and stimulating learning environment in which our children happily learn.

We aim  for everyone in our community to develop their whole self as an individual, enjoy learning and strive to reach their full potential.

SIAMS July 2019  said
Expectations for learning are high and there is a culture of continuous improvement. Strong emphasis is placed on building a learning environment which is safe and happy.

School Mission Statement

Develop Challenge  Inspire  Nurture  Succeed

Develop our children as confident individuals with an appreciation of the Christian faith

Challenge our children in order for them to reach their full potential

Inspire our children through a creative and stimulating curriculum to have enquiring minds and be independent learners

Nurture our children in an environment that supports and promotes well being

Succeed in fostering creative, considerate, confident individuals

Upcoming Events

Monday 17th June
New Reception Teddy Bear’s picnic
3:45 – 4:30pm
Wednesday 19th June
Year 1 school trip
Friday 21st June
Reception school trip
Monday 24th June
Reception Power of Reading Cafe
Wednesday 26th June
Nursery Sports Day from 12pm
Thursday 27th June
Reception, Year 1 & Year 2 sports day from 12pm


Autumn 1 Term Attendance 2023/2024

Top Class Attendance Whole Autumn 1 Term 2023
Sapphire Class 97.63%

Whole Year Attendance 2022/2023