INSET DAYS 2019/20
2 Sept, 4 Nov, 20 Dec, 1 June, 20 July
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***** We are a Good School - Ofsted 2019
Ofsted made the following comments
about the school when they inspected us in October 2019
Fairway Infant School is a good school.
• Pupils enjoy
school a lot.
• Teachers make lessons ‘fun’ and ‘exciting.
• Pupils are extremely courteous and behave
• Lessons flow smoothly and without
• Pupils feel safe in school.
• Staff and governors have high expectations.
• Pupils are keen to succeed.
• Pupils’ reading skills are particularly good.
• Children in the early years do well.
• Leaders and governors have moved the school
• The arrangements for safeguarding are
To read the full report please
***** Starting school in September 2020 ****
If your child was born between 1st
September 2015 and 31st August 2016 it is time to apply for them to
start school in September 2020. Applications can be made online
from 7th October to 15th January. Go to www.westsussex.gov.uk for full
Fairway Infant School would
like to extend a warm invitation to parents wishing to visit the
school. We do not have an Open Day as our Headteacher prefers to
meet parents individually. To make an appointment please ring
the school on 01342 713691
We look forward to meeting you.
Welcome to Fairway Infant School
On behalf of all the teaching and support staff, I would like to
welcome you to our school website. It is designed to give you a little
‘taster’ of our school and it contains a lot of useful information for
Fairway Infant School is situated in the village of Copthorne, close
to East Grinstead in West Sussex. We are a two-form entry school with
classes ranging from Reception to Year 2. We strive to ensure that our
children are happy and enjoy coming into school each day. We aim to
provide an exciting and stimulating environment where children are
motivated to learn. We offer a broad and balanced curriculum with a
range of activities and opportunities to support the development of
curiosity and independence.
If you are a prospective parent looking for a school place for your
child then please do come and have a look around and meet the staff
and children. We warmly welcome visits to the school and appointments
can be made by contacting the school office.
Mrs Bridget Davison, Headteacher
Fairway, Copthorne, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 3QD