0114 244 2189
   We are experiencing difficulty with our phone lines this morning - we are working to get this resolved as soon as possible. School is open as usual.
   On Wed 20th June 2018 At 1.30 –3pm Come along to have some fun and meet other parents at your Child’s school .On the day home made food will be on sale.Henna painting. Soft drinks will also be available to buy.
   Come along and cheer on the children at Sports Day - 21st June, events starting at 9.15am
   We have 2 teacher vacancies. Please click here for further information and an application form
   "Nursery and Infant Judged as 'Good'" - Ofsted 2018
   INFANTS & NURSERY - A ‘GOOD’ school, where children ‘thrive and succeed’ - OFSTED 2018
   “…a great education for all in a very supportive environment” – OFSTED 2018

Welcome to High Hazels...

Thank you for visiting our website, which I hope helps to give you an insight into the vibrant life here at High Hazels Academy and what, I feel, makes it the fantastic school that it is. 

High Hazels Academy is comprised of two schools, situated in Darnall, Sheffield. At High Hazels, a nursery-infant school and separate junior school operate on a daily basis as a single, primary academy. Both are three-form entry schools which makes High Hazels a larger than average primary provision. We also have a lovely nursery department, equipped to offer up to 30 hours of free early learning for children enrolled with us.


A visit to High Hazels Academy will reveal our distinct ethos- we are highly ambitious for all of our children. We nurture independent and creative thinkers, confident to contribute as citizens and skilled as lifelong learners. We are committed to excellence and strive to work in collaboration with families, the community and others to ensure that every child achieves their potential.

Since joining United Learning (UL), this academy is flourishing. We are very proud of the vibrant, respectful and inclusive learning environment offered to children here.


As a United Learning academy, we benefit from working in close partnership with other schools and academies regionally and nationally. Our regional schools cluster includes Worsbrough Bank End and Hunningley Primary Schools in Barnsley. These two schools joined United Learning in the summer of 2017. High Hazels also enjoys a particularly close working relationship with our excellent local UL secondary provision, Sheffield Park Academy.

Together, UL Academies aim to bring the ‘Best in everyone’ to all that we do.


As a Sheffield school, we proudly continue to be active members of SSELP, our local schools learning partnership. This allows us to influence and enrich our local communities, contribute to and benefit from the sharing of expertise across our city.


Reflecting both Sheffield and our United Learning identity, High Hazels offers an exciting curriculum filled with fantastic opportunities to engage, enthuse and inspire our young learners. 


The website contains a wide variety of information about this academy and its curriculum. For parents of children already in our school, I hope that you find what you are looking for here on the website, but if not, please don’t hesitate to contact the office and my team will be happy to help. 


If you are a prospective parent and would like to find out more, then please do arrange a visit! Do try to visit us when the children are busy learning with their teachers- High Hazels children are our greatest advocates!  To make a suitable appointment please contact us on 0114 244 2189 or at enquiries@highhazelsacademy.org.uk.


Lesley Dolben

Executive Principal.



Attendance / 99+ Club


Here at High Hazels Academy, we want all of our pupils to maintain the highest levels of attendance, so that they are able to make the most of each and every day with us. Club 99+ recognises and rewards excellent attendance, with:

  • Prizes and trips

  • Certificates

  • Special event for club members and their families


We are looking for parents and their children to get actively involved. For further details, click on the link.


Latest News

On Wed 20th June 2018 At 1.30 –3pm Come along to have some fun and meet other parents at your Child’s school .   On the day home made food will be on sale. Henna ...
 Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:29:00 GMT

Our school will be taking part in South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership’s 10 day Active Travel Challenge starting on Monday 11 th June and finishing on Friday 22nd June 2018.   ...
 Tue, 05 Jun 2018 06:59:00 GMT

 Mon, 21 May 2018 11:04:00 GMT


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