We are a 'GOOD' school with


personal development, behaviour and welfare

Dates for your diary 

Tuesday 11th February - PTFA School Disco (3.20pm - 5.00pm, normal pick routine on the playground please. 

Wednesday 12th February - Year 4  Standon Bowers Information Evening @ 6pm in the school  hall with Mr Bridge. 

Thursday 13th February - Mr Suddaby's class swimming lessons 

Friday 14th February - School is closed for pupils. INSET Day 

Monday 24th February - School re-opens for pupils. 

Thursday 27th February - Mr Suddaby's class swimming lessons

Head of School's Welcome

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you and your child to Woodcroft First School

Our school aims to provide all children with exciting and inclusive opportunities under our motto:-

Be wise, be wonderful…

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Woodcroft First School welcomes children from all backgrounds, faiths and non faith. The Governors of the school are committed to developing an inclusive school that reflects the diversity of the local community.


Woodcroft First School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children.  We ensure consistent, effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support children, families and staff at school.  For more information please click the button below to view our Safeguarding Policy.

We also talk to the children about the NSPCC PANTS campaign. For more information click the button below:


Our Designated Safeguarding Lead is:

Mrs H. Hewitt.

Our Safeguarding Lead Practitioners are:

Mrs L. Scott (Acting Head of School)

Mr R. Bridge (KS2 Lead)

If Mrs Hewitt is unavailable a member of the Senior Leadership Team will be available to talk to you.

You can also visit the Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board website or read the Government Document "Keeping Children Safe in Education" by clicking the buttons below:

Read our Parent Privacy Notice

Call Us: 01538 714796   /office@woodcroft.staffs.sch.uk/ Wallbridge Drive, Leek, Staffs, ST13 8JG







Woodcroft Academy is operated by St Bart's Multi Academy Trust which is a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales with company number 8735454.

Registered Office: Belgrave St Bartholomew's Academy, Sussex Place, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 4TP.  01782 235 524