Extended Schools

Extended schools Support

Jackie James is our Parent Liaison Officer who is employed by the school to support parents as partners in their children’s learning. She leads curriculum activities that support learning at home and also helps to resolve issues that arise for parents in the very difficult role of parenting, including attending meetings with outside agencies.

The Parent Liaison Officer is based at Manor Field Infant and Nursery School on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please drop in, telephone 01508 530 356 or email:


The Long Stratton Cluster

The Long Stratton School Cluster works hard together and in partnership with other agencies to provide extended activities and services for children and their families in the area.

The headteachers meet regularly and hold Cluster Governance meetings once a term with representation from each of the governing bodies. These are well attended. The Long Stratton School Cluster have a Cluster Development Plan with the following aims:

We will share responsibility for learning and raising achievement in our community by:

Providing rich learning opportunities
•Ensuring high quality transition between key stages and phases
•Developing collaborative strategies for raising achievement
•Enabling peer support and networking

We will generate our own professional sustainability by;
•Speaking with one voice
•Acting as an advocate for children and young people
•Planning strategically

We will offer a broad range of learning opportunities for students and professional development for staff.

The Long Stratton School Cluster consists of Newton Flotman CE VC Primary, Saxlingham Nethergate CE VC Primary, Preston CE VC Primary, Hapton CE VC Primary, Hempnall Primary,

Forncett St. Peter CE VA Primary, Aslacton Primary, Shelton with Hardwick Community, Manor Field Infant and Nursery, St Mary’s CE VC Junior and Long Stratton High School.