• Free School Meals

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  • New Entrance to Horton Mill

    October 2013   The entrance has had a new face lift. Be sure to check it out on your next visit here! Read More
  • Celebrating World Book Day

      At Horton Mill, we absolutely love reading and we try to read as much as possible!   Children dressed up as a character from their favourite story……as did some teachers!!! We all had a great time. Thank you to everyone for taking part.   Read More
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Welcome Message

The Senior Leadership Team, Staff and Governors at Horton Mill Community Primary School proudly welcomes you to our exciting website.

Horton Mill opened in 1990 as a single form entry school. We place our children and families at the heart of everything we do, which has enhanced our reputation as a good school within our school community and within the wider community.

Horton Mill has been recognised by Ofsted as being ‘A good school, with outstanding features’, which is something we are extremely proud of. However, our vision is to be an ‘Outstanding’ school and we continue to look at ways to build on our successes and enhance our practice further.

At Horton Mill Community Primary our motto is ‘Going for Gold’, where we expect all our children to fulfil their potential. Underpinning 'Going for Gold' is our commitment to achieving ‘Excellence’ and we do this through high quality teaching, exciting learning opportunities, building outstanding relationships with our children, families and the wider school community.

Here are the key values that underpin our approach to achieving ‘Excellence’.


Every child, family and colleague matters 

Making a difference



Doing our best, achieving the best, ‘Going for Gold’



 Aiming high


Enthuse, engage, enjoy 

‘Growing’ learners


Lead improvement 

Driving standards


Life skills 

Learning forever, promoting life chances



Life experiences


Narrow the gap

Removing barriers to learning



Sharing successes / ‘Going for Gold’


End results 



Through our website we hope you will explore our fantastic school in much more detail.

We believe this website celebrates our amazing children, wonderful families and hard-working, dedicated colleagues and offers you the chance celebrate key aspects of our journey with us.

Families are always very welcome to visit our school to find out more about us.

Best wishes,


The Senior Leadership Team & Governors