Telephone: 01709 543194
Fax: 01709 544870

Green Arbour Road, Thurcroft, Rotherham.  S66 9DD - view location



Important Announcement - 4th January 2021

Monday 4th January 2021

Dear Parents/Carers,

Following tonight’s Government announcement of a further national lockdown, the academy will be open to keyworker and vulnerable pupils only from Tuesday 5th January 2021. All other pupils should remain at home and class teachers will be setting remote learning for them through Google Classroom, from Wednesday 6th January – please use previously shared login details to access this. Should you have any issues with this, please contact the academy office and we will endeavour to support you. For any pupils in receipt of free school meals, vouchers will be organised and we will be in touch with an update before the end of the week.

Thank you for your continued support.

Ruth Stone




COVID-19 Updates and Information

Good morning, Parents and Carers,

All of our latest updates and information can be found on our COVID-19 Latest Updates Page

Click here for our latest COVID-19 Updates 


We have updated our Safeguarding policy. The updated policy can be found here

 The Updated Risk Assessment can be Found Here


Gov.UK - Handwashing advice

The latest guidance and video on hand washing can be found here:



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Welcome to Thurcroft Junior Academy



 The Updated Risk Assessment can be Found Here





REMEMBER - STAY SAFE ONLINE - Parents should visit Internet Matters for important advice.



Links for parents  - talking about coronavirus with your child


Healthy Minds Covid-19 Advice


Dave the Dog is worried about Coronavirus

The Little Book of Hope



Principal's Message

On behalf of the staff, children and governors, I would like to welcome you to Thurcroft Junior Academy. At our school we seek to provide the highest possible standard of education for all pupils in our care.

We provide a positive, stimulating, aspirational and caring learning environment where every individual is valued and respected and where every child matters.

We celebrate the talents and abilities of all our pupils, working with them to develop new skills and build on their existing knowledge.

The academy values the strong partnership that exists between parents, children, staff and governors and believes that working together the children at our academy experience the best possible start in life.

I look forward to working with you.


Ruth Stone , Principal



'Joir en bien'
Take joy in good


At Thurcroft we are committed to providing high quality learning and teaching, enabling everyone to reach their full potential, whatever their age, ability, gender or ethnicity.

We believe that every person is unique and we work together in an inclusive environment of mutual respect and consideration, valuing everyone's contribution.

Through our partnership with the local and wider community we aim to support our young people in successfully taking their place in society.

All adults in school have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of children.

With your commitment we will exceed expectation.



Our academy serves Thurcroft and the local environs with pupils in Key Stage 2 from Year 3 to Year 6. If you require any further information about this or any other matter, you can contact the academy using any of the details below:



Green Arbour Road Thurcroft Rotherham. S66 9DD

Telephone: 01709 543194
Fax No. 01709 544870



 Email us:

General Enquiries - Julie Windle

copies of our academy letters and policies can be obtained by contacting us on this address.



ACET CEO :           

Eunice Newton BEd BA MSc


Mrs Ruth Stone 

Chair of Governors:

Catharine Kinsella

(The Chair of governors can be contacted via the academy)

Thurcroft Junior Academy SENCO

Lorna Mayne




Cheryl Barquero



Mission Statement - How to Find UsGoverning Body - Uniform - Vacancies - ACET