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Walton Peak Flying High Primary and Nursery Academy

Look forward with confidence and believe


If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below. 

To apply for a school place please click on the link below:


Please click here to apply for a school place.


Welcome to Walton Peak Flying High Primary and Nursery Academy We are delighted to be able to share with you our vision and values to help you get a true flavour of our school. We are confident that you will find us a welcoming school – one where your child will flourish and realise their potential, whatever that potential might be. We value getting to know all our children. This means we have a better idea of what motivates them and what success should look like for them.


We are committed to providing our children with the very best opportunities and experiences, and we are proud of the relationships that we have with our children, parents and the community. In partnership, we want to provide an outstanding education for the children at Walton Peak Flying High Primary and Nursery Academy to ensure they are well equipped to be confident individuals, lifelong learners and good citizens.


At Walton Peak Flying High Primary and Nursery Academy we believe that all pupils have the ability to achieve wonderful things. Our aim is to ensure that our children are happy and enjoy their time at school. This is achieved by providing an environment where children feel safe to explore the new challenges and learning opportunities they encounter. 


All our staff are passionate about making children happy, developing their confidence and inspiring them to be successful. This passion ensures that Walton Peak Flying High Primary and Nursery Academy is a vibrant and creative place to be. We aim to help develop creative children who are inspired learners, are considerate citizens, are independent thinkers, have curious and enquiring minds and are caring friends.  


We care about every child in our school. Through our strong commitment to pastoral care we strive to ensure that we provide outstanding support for all of our pupils and families.  Walton Peak Flying High Primary and Nursery Academy prides itself on supporting all children, regardless of their background or additional circumstances. We believe that a child’s potential should not be limited or pre-determined.


We highly recommend that you come for a visit to the school to take a look at what we have to offer.  Please ring the office to arrange this on 01246 234381


Applying for a school place

Admissions to the school are processed by the Local Authority as part of the Derbyshire Coordinated Admissions Scheme . You will find guidance about application dates and access to online application forms for primary school places on the link above. Applications can also be made via post or over the phone.   


The Published Admissions Number (PAN) for the school is 50 pupils


Admissions for 2024/2025

For admissions in September 2024/25:

  • The application round opens on 6th November 2023 and closes on 15 January 2024
  • The offer date for the September 2024 intake is 16th April 2024 (National Offer Day)


Admissions arrangements and oversubscription criteria


School Admissions Code 2021

Summer Born Children

Derbyshire County Council Catchment Map


Admissions for 2022/23

  • If you would like to make an in-year admission to move or change schools, please contact the Local Authority at any point in the year on the link above.


Admissions arrangements and oversubscription criteria

        Admission arrangements policy 2022/23


To apply for a school place, please follow the link below:

Chris Wheatley - CEO - Flying High Trust

Hear from our CEO explaining what makes our Flying High Trust different.