Starbank School

Our Aim: To teach our children well

Our Aim: To teach our children well

Our Aim: To provide a secure and caring environment

Our Aim: To help pupils become contributing members of society

Our Aim: To help pupils become contributing members of society
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Welcome to Starbank School

Starbank has for many years been a very popular and successful primary school. In response to demand for places we became an all-through school from September 2014 onwards. As part of this development a brand new building opened on Hob Moor Road (in September 2016).

This is a very exciting time for Starbank and for our community. We hope you will want to be part of this future.

Your child has great potential. Help them realise it by choosing Starbank.

Gerry Hudson – Executive Head
Satnam Dosanjh – Headteacher

 

Our Sites

We now have over 1500 pupils across three sites, close to the boundary between Bordesley Green and South Yardley. Arrangements for 2016-2017 are as follows:

Starbank Road

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This is the oldest and most established building where currently there is a large Nursery (all part-time) and classes from Reception up to Year 6.

 

 

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Bierton Road

Bierton-Road

This has undergone extensive refurbishment since we moved in three years ago. It is a Listed Building which was originally built as a school in the 1930s but closed in the 1980s and was due to be demolished until early in 2012 when Starbank was asked to take it over to provide extra places. We have a Nursery (both Part-Time and Full-Time) and classes from Reception up to Year 6.

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Hob Moor Road

We have a brand new flagship school on Hob Moor Road, purposed built and opened in September 2016. This houses both our primary and secondary students. This site includes specialist facilities for Science, Food Technology and Art and Design Technology and features along with computer rooms and 2 iMac suites for Photography and Music Technology.

Click here for the latest Primary News Letter or Click here for the latest Secondary News Letter

Starbank School is an All-Through School

Starbank School is an All-Through school that means that we accommodate pupils in both Primary and Secondary.

Starbank School has Nursery places at Starbank Road and Bierton Road and will have Primary places from Reception to Year 6 on all three sites with 180 places available in total, 60 at each site.

It will be our intention to try and ensure families can have all their primary age children on one site, usually the closest to where they live.

All children from any of our primary sites will automatically be entitled to attend our secondary department on Hob Moor Road.

Our secondary site hosts Year 7 to Year 11 (Currently populated up to Year 9)

Starbank Blog Entries

These are entries from www.starbankblog.co.uk

Starbank Blog

Blog for Starbank School

The Arts Council’s ‘Art Fortnight Evaluation’

The Arts Council at Hob Moor Road have been working hard to write brief evaluations of the teaching and learning which took place during Art Fortnight. Rayyan, Wiam and Manesha are the first to complete their evaluations and we wanted to share these with everyone…   Year 3 Author: Rayyan, 3G “In Art Fortnight we made sculptures […]

Phonics in Reception

All of the children in Reception have made fantastic progress in their phonics this year. Well done! Thank you for all of the support you have given at home. Here are a few helpful links you may want to use at home to help your child continue to progress. www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/reading-site/expert-help/phonics-made-easy www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/reading-site/fun-ideas/age-4-5–2 www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ Thank you for your […]

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Physical Workshop at Starbank Nursery

Thank you to all the parents who took part in the Physical Workshop this week at Starbank Nursery.  All parents will have the opportunity to take part in this workshop Strawberry Group   Wednesday 21st June at 8.40 or 12.40 Orange Group  Wednesday 28th June at 8.40 or 12.40 Pear Group Wednesday 5th July 8.40 […]

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Friday reading meetings

The Reception team wanted to thank all the amazing parents who have been coming to our reading meetings over the past year and we hope you have really enjoyed having some special time with your children. If you haven’t managed to come to one yet…give it a try! The meetings happen every Friday in each […]

What’s on at the library this summer?

There are lots of fantastic opportunities for children, young people and families to get into reading this summer. Your local library is full of amazing new books to discover and is completely free to join and use – there are not even any late fines if you are under 16! This summer every library in […]

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Mrs Javed, Miss Mir – Rocket Radio Training Shows

Another two radio stars are born! Two of our new teachers from Starbank Road delivered their very first Rocket Radio shows last week. Mrs Javed and Miss Mir completed their Rocket Radio studio training by delivering the brilliant “Music, Music, Music Show” and the “Fabulous Food Show” LIVE across school! Have a listen again by clicking […]

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