Lionwood currently has two Nursery Classes, three Reception Classes, three Year 1 Classes and three Year 2 Classes.

Our Nursery Class is Cherry Class.

Reception are Apple, Damson and Pear

Year One are Holly, Maple and Cedar

Year Two are Sycamore, Rowan and Willow

Our Curriculum is comprised of the following areas of learning:

  • Communication and Language
  • Physical development
  • Personal, Social and Emotional Development


  • Literacy;
  • Mathematics;
  • Understanding the world
  • Expressive arts and design

We use the ‘Creative Learning Journey’ as the basis of our curriculum, informed by the Early Years Foundation Stage Framework in Nursery and Reception, and The National Curriculum in Key Stage 1.  This creative approach allows us to integrate the areas of learning in order to make learning meaningful, relevant and motivating.