• School closes for the summer break on Friday 23rd July and re opens on Tuesday 7th September. Monday 6th September is an INSET day


In Purston Infant School our Year 1 has two classes. Giraffes class and Kangaroos class both have the capacity to take up to 30 children in each.

In Giraffe class we have the following staff who work together to teach our children:

Mrs Eades – Teacher – Giraffes class teacher
Mrs Haigh – Teaching Assistant
Mrs Poole – Teaching Assistant
Mrs Warren-Ellis – Learning Mentor
Miss Itzinger – Lunchtime Supervisor

To contact Mrs Eades and share your child’s achievements from home please email: giraffesclass@purston.wakefield.sch.uk

Giraffe class Transition Booklet

Below is a link to download Giraffe class transition booklet. This gives you lots of information about Giraffe class. It tells you who the teachers are, what to bring to school and there are photographs too.