Currently there are 322 children on roll at Duke Street Primary School. The children are divided into 11 classes. Within these classes children are taught individually, in small groups and as a whole class.
As of January 2020 the classes are taught as follows:
|Tulip||Rec / Y1||Miss Robinson||Phonics|
|Acer||Year 1||Miss Ainsworth||Geography|
|Redwood||Year 1 / 2||Mr Reay
/Miss Doyle (Thursday / Friday)
|Spruce||Year 2||Miss Sharman||MFL- French|
|Maple||Year 3||Mr McGuinness||Science|
|Elder||Year 3 / 4||Miss Gould||RE|
|Rowan||Year 4||Mrs Robinson||Library|
|Willow||Year 5||Mrs Worth||
|Poplar||Year 5/6||Miss Partington||PSHE|
|Sycamore||Year 6||Mr Stephens||Art / DT|
As well as the class teacher, depending on the children in the class and the lesson concerned, there may well be many more trained adults to support in class. These could be nursery nurses, special support assistants, teaching assistants.
Teachers have statutory Planning Preparation and Assessment time (PPA) when the class is taught by other members of staff.
Potential parent helpers are invited to offer their services to the school, subject to DBS clearance