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infant school

(in England and Wales) a school for children aged between 5 and 7
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infant school (Brit.)

A form of primary school which gives instruction to 4- to 7-year-old children in preparation for grammar school.
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The good Junior School Ofsted report and the excellent Infant School Siams report have confirmed the fantastic quality of provision we have at the schools.
The first figure below is the percentage meeting expected levels followed by the percentage achieving a high score: |St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, Birstall, 94%, 24% |Hopton Primary School, Mirfield, 90%, 24% |Carlton Junior and Infant School, Dewsbury, 90%, 20% |St Peter's Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior, Infant and Early Years School, Batley, 88%, 20% |Littletown Junior Infant and Nursery School, Liversedge, 84%, 20% | Rowley Lane Junior Infant and Nursery School, Lepton, 84%, 13% | Hade Edge Junior and Infant School, Holmfirth, 83%, 25% |Hinchliffe Mill Junior and Infant School, Holmfirth, 83%, 0% | Lindley Junior School, 82%, 17% |Grange Moor Primary School, 82%, 0%
Long Buckby Infant School then kindly donated PS5,000 from the rest of their fundraising to Birmingham Children's Hospital Charity to say thank you for continuing to look after Finley following his treatment.
| Headteacher Celia Wilson |outside Marwood Church of England Infant School
Notice is given in accordance with section 19(1) of the Education and Inspections Act 2006 that Liverpool City Council intends to make a prescribed alteration to Dovedale Community Infant School and Dovedale Community Junior school, Herondale Road, Liverpool L18 1JX from 1st September 2015.
Race Leys Infant School Brownsover Community School
A school spokesperson said: "Everyone at Lister would like to take this opportunity to say a great big thank you to Mrs McEwan for her dedication and continuous hard work to make sure that every child at Lister Infant School has the opportunity to shine and achieve.
Redcar and Cleveland Council is proposing the move which would see Teesville Infant School becoming a primary school located on the existing Ravensworth site.
"However, we want to see the junior and infant schools reunited on one site as soon as possible so this is excellent news."
Parents with a child in a Year 6 primary school class, a Year 2 child in a separate infant school or a four-year-old child in a nursery need to apply for places for September 2008.
Trescott Junior and Infant school, Birmingham (2) Nelson Junior and Infant School, Birmingham (4) Matthew Boulton Community Primary, Birmingham (5) Arden Primary School, Birmingham (15) Tame Valley Community School, Birmingham (16)
The boy suffered head injuries within the grounds of the Vigo County Infant School in Andover.

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