Our Vision and Values

To Support each and every child to love learning and become the very best that they can be.

Outstanding Learning, Enjoyment and Achievement

Reaching for the stars

Community at the heart of everything we do

Happy, Safe and Inspired children

Achieving all our ambitions

Reflective and progressive

Developing and nurturing each and every child

Our partnership with the University of Wolverhampton will enable us to break down barriers for all our children and ensure that they really can become the very best that they can be.

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Contact Details

The Orchards Primary Academy

Rhayader Road, Northfield

Birmingham, B31 1TX

Tel: 0121 464 4302

Fax: 0121 464 2811

Email: enquiry@theorchardsprimary.co.uk

Head Teacher

Mrs Hayley Carrier

Head of Local Advisory Board

Mr Sean Starr

Office Manager

Mrs Cheryl Hadley

School Day


  • AM Session – 9am – 11.55am
  • PM Session – 12.30pm – 3.20pm


  • 9AM – 3.20PM (Lunchtime 12pm – 1pm)

Reception & Key Stage 1

  • 8.50am – 3.25pm (Lunchtime 12.15pm – 1.15pm)

Key Stage 2

  • 8.55am – 3.30pm (Lunchtime 12.30pm – 1.30pm)

Autumn Term 2017

Term Starts: Monday 4 September 2017
Half Term: Monday 23 October 2017 to Friday 27 October 2017
Term Ends: Friday 22 December 2017

Spring Term 2018

Term Starts: Monday 8 January 2018
Half Term: Monday 19 February 2018 to Friday 23 February 2018
Term Ends: Thursday 29 March 2018

Summer Term 2018

Term Starts: Monday 16 April 2018
Half Term: Monday 28 May 2018 to Friday 1 June 2018
Term Ends: Tuesday 24 July 2018

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