Ashton Under Hill First School

Shaping Bright Futures Together


At Ashton-under-Hill First School, we work in partnership with parents and community, to encourage curiosity and eagerness to learn, resilience, friendship and respect.

We look together as a team within a caring environment to support every child to achieve their very best in order to shape bright futures for all.

Early Years

Develop skills to become a happy independent and curious life long learner in order to have the best possible future life chances Recognise, value and utilise key role of parents as partners in educating children.

  • Build on what each child knows and can already do
  • Be inclusive to all groups of learners and individuals
  • Provide a rich a stimulating environment both indoors and out
  • Develop positive attitudes towards learning from an early age

Curriculum Intent and Topic Maps

Curriculum Intent

KS1 Topic Content KS2 Topic Content 

RE Topic Content Science Topic Content  

Personal development and values - Shaping Bright Futures Together 

 Personal Skills and Qualities


Motivation Enthusiasm Self-reliance
Perseverance Leadership Independence
Resilience Good Listening Teamwork
Kindness Empathy Healthy competition
Patience                                    Commitment

School Values


Curiosity Resilience Working together
Friendship                     Respect

British Values


Democracy Rule of law Individuality
Mutual respect Liberty Tolerance
Pride                       Inclusiveness