Welcome to Lakeside Community Primary School

Welcome to Lakeside; a school where children come first, a place to achieve, be happy, be respectful and stay safe. Lakeside is successful and effective because learners, staff, Governors, families and the wider community work together in partnership to create our inclusive school.


If you are new to Lakeside, we are confident that your child will be very happy and well cared for and receive their right to a high quality education.


We are proud of our exciting integrated curriculum enriched with educational visits, residentials and out of school learning experiences which enable learners to succeed academically, socially and emotionally.  This develops essential life skills that they need for their future.


Our Executive Head teacher Tamara Rolfs works with the leadership team in school for two days a week; bringing her expertise in school improvement.


We believe all our children can meet these expectations, this is promoted through our school moto;


‘Onwards and Upwards, Reaching for the Stars’


Mrs Joe Baker-Heath   Head of School

Safeguarding Concerns

Safeguarding is Everybody’s business. If you think a child is at risk, it needs to be reported to The email address is checked weekly during school holidays.  

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If you feel a child is at risk or in danger, you should report this to Ashtree House on 01332 641072.

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Contact Us

Lakeside Community Primary School
London Road
DE24 8UY
Telephone: 01332 571485


If you would like a paper copy of the information on our website please contact the school office.