What’s happening at Trent Vale?

Welcome to the Trent Vale Infant and Nursery School website.  The school is federated with its partner junior school – Beeston Rylands Junior School. This is known as the Trent-Rylands Federation.

Trent Vale is a GOOD school which is OUTSTANDING for personal development, behaviour and welfare.

Download our latest Ofsted report

Download the latest Ofsted Report for Beeston Rylands Junior School 

Click here to go to the Beeston Rylands Junior School Website

School Improvement Priorities for 2021-22

Priority 1

To have a relentless focus on improving the quality and consistency of teaching with the aims of :-

  • Accelerating the progress of pupils who have lost learning due to school closures during the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • Further improving our remote education provision

To further develop our phonics provision

Priority 2

To identify the use of the Pupil Premium and Catch Up Funding to:-

  • Reduce the impact of lost learning due to school closure
  • Accelerate the progress of disadvantaged pupils so their attainment is equal to non disadvantaged pupils nationally

Priority 3

To develop  a team of foundation subject leaders who have the skills and knowledge to undertake the role of subject leader according to the current Ofsted Framework

Caveat – Headteacher

From September 2021 Mrs Jackie Moss will no longer be the Executive Headteacher of the Trent-Rylands Federation. Mrs Janine Barratt and Mrs Catherine Turner will be Co-Headteachers of Trent vale Infant and Nursery School and Mrs Catherine Turner and Mrs Sue Osborne will be Co-Headteachers of Beeston Rylands Junior School. Any reference to Mrs Moss on this website or in any document/policy should be replaced with Mrs Barratt and Mrs Turner or Mrs Turner and Mrs Osborne as appropriate.

Safeguarding/Child Protection Concerns

If school is closed if you have any concerns about a child’s welfare or safety please contact Trent Vale on 0115 9179224 and leave a message or go directly to the Nottinghamshire MASH on 0300 500 8090 or 0300 456 4546 (out of hours)


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What our parents say:

"The children develop a strong bond with their teachers, and there is good evidence of the vision of the headteacher." "The opportunities provided for the children are excellent." "The headteacher goes the extra mile to make sure that parents feel involved, supported and satisfied with their children's experience of school." "We are delighted with the excellent standard of teaching." "Abigail really enjoys going to school and has made really good progress."
Trent Vale Infant and Nursery School