Starting Primary School

​Welcome to Woodford Primary School

We understand that starting school is a significant moment for you and your family. We’ll do everything we can to ensure your child gets off to a flying start with us.

We take our responsibility for your child’s personal and academic development seriously. As such, we value strong home-school links and recognise the positive difference they make to a child’s happiness and success.

– Mrs Elise Drake, Head of School


Woodford Primary School opened its doors in September 2022 as part of the Laurus Trust.

The Laurus Trust Vision

“For everyone, regardless of background or circumstance, to be inspired, to thrive in all environments,
to recognise what it takes to succeed, to set aspirational goals and to work hard to achieve them.”

In Laurus Trust primary schools we have identified four Curriculum Drivers – elements that are integral to our school ethos of ‘Dream Big, Fly High’ which will further enhance the exciting and engaging learning opportunities that our pupils enjoy every day.

These drivers are:

The Four Curriculum Drivers at Woodford Primary School are: Collaboration, Possibilities, Respect, and Technology


Early Years Foundation Stage


Term Dates

Pastoral Support