Buckton Fields Public Consultation




Buckton Fields Primary School will offer:

An ethos underpinned by the principles of ‘Fun, Creativity and Achievement’. ‘Fun’ to create happy, confident learners; ‘creativity’ to provide exceptional curriculum experiences that spark curiosity, imagination and encourages life-long learning. ‘Achievement’ to fulfil every child’s potential ensuring they achieve the highest academic outcomes, preparing them to be  confident, tolerant and compassionate citizens in a global


Where to find us:

Buckton Fields Primary School will be situated on the edge of the Buckton Fields housing development overlooking the Northamptonshire countryside. The school will be positioned within the new housing development on Home Farm Drive, which is off Brampton Lane. Our postcode will be NN2 8ES.


Buckton Fields Primary School

Established by the Preston Hedge’s Academy Trust, Buckton Fields Primary School will be a new primary school at the heart of Buckton Fields and the surrounding community. The exciting, innovative curriculum developed by Preston Hedge’s Academy will offer an outstanding start for the children of Buckton Fields. The vision for the school is based upon sustainability and being an eco-friendly school, utilising the local area to make a positive difference to the community. The vision will be supported by the Eco-Science curriculum, with a reading reef, jungle and rainforest themed areas and ‘Buckton Fields’ Farmers,’ which will involve an allotment, gardening club and working with the local Farm Shop.

Mrs Hannah Rogers, School Principal


Buckton Fields Primary School plans to open in September 2021 with sixty Year R places for local children . You can still apply for a place for September via our admissions section online : admissions-for-reception-2021

The public consultation runs from Monday 1at February to March 1st 2021.  There will be a formal consultation meeting for the public, which will be held virtually on Tuesday 23rd February at 7pm. If you would like to receive the link, please contact catherine.gautrey@prestonhedges.org

The final step of our process to opening is to ensure for the Department of Education (DFE), the school is supported locally and that any questions about the school are addressed through a public consultation.

If you support the opening of the school, please would you be kind enough to indicate this on the questionnaire – Buckton Fields Consultation  It is important to include your postcode. You should not contact the DFE directly.  You can also apply online here – www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/W37VK3Q

Read a typical funding agreement at: Academy and free school funding agreements