About us

Charnwood Primary Academy is a proud member of Staffordshire University Academy Trust. We are a friendly, one form entry school fuelled by our vision: Inspire….Nurture….Achieve.

We are a one form entry primary academy in Lichfield that caters for all children from 3 – 11 years old.

Children can join our Nursery the term after they turn 3. Our Nursery is a fantastic place to start your learning journey and is led by an experienced, qualified teacher. We offer flexible hours from 15 hours (5 mornings a week) to 30 hours (full days) provision for children over 3 years.

Our wrap around care caters for children from Nursery to Year 6 running from 7.45am to 5.30pm daily.

School Hours

Morning Nursery: 8.50am – 11.50am

Afternoon Nursery: 12.00pm – 3.10pm

Reception: 8.55am – 3.25pm

KS1: 8.55am – 3.25pm

Years 3 & 4: 8.55am – 3.25pm

Years 4 & 6: 8.55am – 3.25pm

Term Time Information

Term Dates 2023 2024


For our school inset days please see our regular newsletters.


We are proud to be a part of SUA Trust

Join the Trust

SUAT supports and leads in the set-up of new academies joining the partnership. The services provided by the central support function cover both educational and non-educational support. In terms of educational support, SUAT is linked to the School of Education of Staffordshire University, which is an outstanding ITT provider.