Welcome to Lakeside Primary Academy

Welcome to Lakeside; a school where children come first, a place to achieve, be happy, be respectful and stay safe.  If you are new to Lakeside, we are confident that your child will be very happy and well cared for and receive their right to a high quality education.

We are proud of our exciting integrated curriculum enriched with educational visits, residentials and out of school learning experiences which enable learners to succeed academically, socially and emotionally.  This develops essential life skills that they need for their future and supports the high standards we set for academic learning.

We place a high value on working alongside parents and are sure that by working together we will ensure your children will go on to be happy and successful learners.

Mrs Lynn Thorne, Executive Principal


If you would like to arrange a visit, then please contact the school office - 01332 571485

For September 2023 Reception places, please click here to visit the Derby City School Admissions webpage to apply.

For Nursery places, please contact Lakeside School Office on 01332 571485.

To apply for a place in other year groups or to join the waiting list, please contact Derby City School Admissions on 01332 642729 or apply for a primary school transfer online.

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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Lakeside Primary Academy is committed to protecting and managing the data we hold. We manage our data in line with the law – in particular, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which came into effect throughout Europe on the 25th May 2018.

We are proud to be part of The Harmony Trust

Its core aim is to raise attainment in local schools. The Harmony Trust has the highest aspirations for its pupils, parents and staff members and we work hard to ensure that every child achieves.

View the trust site

Our Address

Lakeside Primary Academy
London Road
DE24 8UY

If you require a paper copy of any information contained on the website then this will be provided free of charge, on a request basis from the School Office.

Office Hours are from 8.00am to 4.00pm

Get in Touch

Emily Nadin - Office Manager
01332 571485


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