Welcome to Geoffrey Field Infant School

We are a large Infant school situated within a diverse community in the south of Reading. The school is set in extensive and attractive grounds, giving the children plenty of space to learn and play. Each year group benefits from its own dedicated outdoor teaching and learning area.


We have approximately 320 pupils on roll across 10 classes, including a Nursery class. Pupils in the Nursery attend for 15 hours each week for either a morning or an afternoon session.


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Nursery Applications

We will shortly be offering places in our nursery for those eligible to start in September 2018.

If your child will turn 3 before the 31st August 2018 please ensure you have submitted your application form to the school office before 23rd March 2018.


Street Food menu Tuesday 20 March


School Council Meeting Thusday 22 March.


Last day of Term - 23 March.


Start of Summer Term - Mon 9 April.


Ufton Court Year 1 - Tues 10 April.


Millers Ark - Wed 18 &Thurs19 April.


Photographer - Mon 30 April.


Polling Day (School closed to pupils) - Thurs 3rd May.


Taste of Italy - Thurs 10 May.


Half Term - Mon 28 May to Fri 1 June.



Successful Learning

  • Concentrate

    Manage distractions

    Get lost in the task

    Do one thing at a time

    Break things down

    Plan and think it through

    Draw diagrams, jot down thoughts or things that help you think

  • Don't give up

    Work hard

    Practise lots

    Keep going

    Try new strategies

    Ask for help

    Start again

    Take a brain break

  • Be cooperative

    Listen to others

    Say when you don't understand

    Be kind when you disagree

    Explain things to help others

    Be tolerant

  • Be curious

    Ask questions

    Notice things

    Look for patterns and connections

    Think of possible reasons


    Ask "What if..."

  • Have a go

    Have a growth mindset

    Don't worry if it goes wrong

    Learn from mistakes

    Be excited to try new things

  • Use your imagination

    Be creative

    Let your imagination go

    Think up new ideas and questions

  • Keep improving

    Keep reviewing your work

    Identify your best bits

    Improve one thing first

    Try to be better than last time

    Don't compare yourself to others, only yourself

    Take small steps

  • Enjoy learning

    Feel proud of all your achievements

    Feel your neurons connecting!

    Imagine your intelligence growing by the minute!

    Use what you learn in real life

    Know you can do it if you have input and practise