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


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


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.

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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

Starbank Blog

Blog for Starbank School


Community Visit

A group of children from Bierton Road went to visit the Ibis Hotel as part of a community project. They went to the hotel to have a look around, have brunch and plant bulbs and then the group returned to school to plant some more bulbs on the school grounds. Whilst at the hotel they […]


Hob Moor Road Arts Council : Meeting Three

Today the Hob Moor Road Arts Council had our third meeting. We finalised the ‘Pupil Voice Survey’ that we began creating in our last meeting and we decided when we are going to present this survey to our classes. We discussed what we would do with the findings from our survey. We settled on creating […]


Maths in Reception

This week in Reception we have been busy learning all about capacity. The children have had lots of practical opportunities to develop their understanding on this concept by filling a different containers using a variety of resources e.g. water, sand, rice etc. The key words we have been learning are: full empty half full nearly […]



Key Key stage 2 at Bierton were visited by Riverside Perrforming Arts to explore cyber bullying and British Values. They were entertained by a wonderful performance with Superhero students. Year 3 and 4 had the opportunity to take part in a lively workshop exploring what superhero powers they would have to stop cyber bullying.

Arts council Bierton Road

Hello everyone! We recently had our second meeting at Bierton Road. We had a great discussion about what we wanted to achieve and how we were going to achieve it. We have now been given the task of creating a poster to display all of our amazing ideas. Look out for our student survey coming […]

Hob Moor Road Arts Council: Meeting Two

On Monday 30th October the Hob Moor Road Arts Council held our second meeting. During our meeting we looked at the posters and statements the Councillors had created as their gap task, explaining what they want to achieve on Arts Council. We looked at the school blog and decided to photograph all of our posters and […]

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