Welcome to Newstead Primary Academy

A member of the Inspirational Learning Academies Trust


Newstead Primary Academy is the founder of the Inspirational Learning Academies Trust and is rated as Outstanding by OFSTED in all 4 keyareas of school life.

In July 2013 the academy was recognised by the DFE has oneof the top 10 most improved schools in the country which provides high quality education to ensure that our children have the very best start in life.

The trust board, staff and children are very proud of our status and continually strive to make the academy better and better.

The school is situated on the Stoke/Staffordshire border and is fortunate to have a rear view over the fields towards Barlaston and thefamous Josiah Wedgewood Pottery estate. The extensive grounds and outdoor areas provide excellent sports fields, football pitches, outdoor gymnasium, a working children’s farm, a gardening centre and outdoor classroom with WIFI internet access.

Inside, the building is a most attractive and colourful learning environment with each classroom opening out in to its own outside classroom space with views onto either the playground or theplaying fields. Every learning space has state of the art technology including Interactive Whiteboards, WIFI internet, IPads and laptop computers for the children.

Visitors to the Academy are most welcome and we strongly recommend that all prospective parents come and take a look at our Academy in action.

We hope that you enjoy looking at our website and look forward to meeting you soon.


Mrs Helen Stocking
Executive Head Teacher of the Inspirational Learning Academies Trust