About Us

Agora Learning Partnership

Agora Learning Partnership

  Our multi-academy trust (MAT) was originally set-up by Herts for Learning (HfL), which is a company that provides a range of services to schools in Hertfordshire.  As our multi-academy trust is now fully established and as we operate separately from HfL, the Trustees and HfL agreed that it made sense to change the name …

Vision, values and aims

At Alban Wood, all members of our school community feel valued and motivated to succeed within a safe, caring and stimulating environment. Our high expectations promote academic, personal and social achievements and ensure that our children leave Alban Wood as confident, responsible citizens who will enjoy lifelong learning. We value: Respect Kindness Ambition Our curriculum …

Equality

Alban Wood is an inclusive school where focus on the well-being and progress of every child and where all members of our community are equal worth. We believe that the Equality Act provides a framework to support our commitment to valuing diversity, tackling discrimination, promoting equality and fostering good relationships between people. It also ensures …

School Council

School Council Our School Council consists of a group of students who are elected, by the children, to represent the views of all pupils. The School Council meets, with a teacher present, to discuss how we can improve our learning environment and support our local community. They also talk about how we can raise funds …

Community Farm

Alban Wood Community Farm is a pupil led project that developed across 2014 – 2015. To begin the project, pupils researched the costs of the farm and animals. They also wrote letters to members of the community to help us with our project. One of the first jobs was to research the area and meet …

Wraparound Care

The school’s wrap around care provision is provided by Energy Kidz.   Breakfast Club The Breakfast Club welcomes all Alban Wood pupils, from Reception to Year 6. Opening Times Monday to Friday – 7:30 am – 8:50 am  (Term time only) Costs £4.50 per child E-mail info@energy-kidz.co.uk Phone – 03335771533 After School Club The After …

Governors

The local Academy Governing Board (AGB) of our school act as “critical friends” of the Headteacher and staff through looking at how the school is progressing. The AGB is responsible for: ensuring the school’s money is well spent; making sure procedures are in place to ensure effective teaching and learning; examining the educational outcomes the …

School Staff

Executive Headteacher Mr Paul Sutton Head of School Mrs Hazel Pinder SENCo Mrs Susan Ascott Nursery Mrs Sarah Russell Reception Mrs Anna Richards Year 1 Miss Jodie Hardcastle Year 2              EYFS/KS1 Phase Leader Mrs Amanda Harrop Year 3 Miss Megan Maclean Year 4 Mr Calvin Saxby Year 5    …

Vacancies

Vacancies See below for our current vacancies