Key Information


Blue Coat Infant School is a Voluntary Aided Church of England School for 3 to 7 year olds, founded to provide an excellent education in a Christian environment rooted in the values of the Christian Gospels.

The school is part of the Blue Coat Foundation of three schools and linked to St Matthew’s Church.

Our mottos are taken from the Gospel of St. Matthew: Love God, love others and Let your light shine


Click below to see our Mission and Vision Statement

Mission & Vision Statement


We are forward looking Anglican schools that value our history and traditions.

We deliver our vision by providing:


  • An ethos which practises Christian values and beliefs, embraces diversity and promotes respect for the beliefs of others and equality for all.
  • The highest quality of inclusive, creative and innovative teaching which enables all children to achieve and develop a love and passion for learning.
  • An exemplary, inspirational learning environment, which provides staff with the appropriate resources and space to provide excellent provision across the curriculum and beyond.
  • Highly successful partnerships between all members of the Blue Coat community including children, parents, carers, staff, Governors and outside agencies; built on trust, commitment, respect and mutual understanding.
  • Inspirational and reflective leadership throughout the schools, which enables success, personal growth, confidence, emotional well-being and happiness for all.