Welcome to the Wonderful World of
CarsiNGton & Hopton C of E Primary School!

We are currently consulting to make Brassington Primary School part of The Village Federation from September 2022. All details can be found here, including how to respond.

For enquiries regarding school places or any other matters to do with pupils or learning, please contact: headteacher@thevillagefederation.co.uk.

For all administrative enquiries, please use the following email: carsington@thevillagefederation.co.uk

For other support information, please visit our Support Pages


Click Here to view a video our Infant Class made about staying safe and happy.

Click Here to see our Church School Inspection - we are very proud to be identified as "A family-centred school that values every individual".

Our school is proud to be part of The Village Federation. Please Click Here for more information about the Federation.

Carsington & Hopton is part of COGS (Cluster of Gell Schools). Please Click Here to learn more about this partnership.

 Carsington & Hopton is affiliated to the Ashbourne Dove Valley Teaching School Alliance. Please Click Here to find out more.

If you have any concerns about your child's safety, please visit our 'Safeguarding' page where you will find useful links to learn more - particularly about children's safety online.

If you have concerns about the safety or well-being of ANY child, you can contact the school or visit the Derbyshire Safeguarding Website for more information about what to do. If it is an immediate concern, please 'Call Derbyshire' on 01629 533190 or contact the police. For many other resources and advice, the NSPCC website contains links to many resources about all aspects of child safety, including online safety. The school policy for Child Protection and Safeguarding can be found on the 'Policies' page for the Village Federation.

Our Designated Safeguarding Leads are Mr Peter Johnston and Mrs Aimée Tinkler. 

Please Click Here for our full list of governors, including the current Safeguarding Governor.