Skip to main content

Ad Astra Infant School

Ad Astra Infant School is located in Canford Heath, Poole, Dorset.  The school is a three form entry school, from Reception to   Year 2.  Currently there are 270 children on roll.  The school was deemed to be 'Good' by Ofsted in January 2014. It is rated "Green" by Poole Local Authority (no concerns). Ofsted commented, " Ad Astra is a good school, where the behaviour of pupils is deemed outstanding and bullying is a rarity. 

There is a harmonious and supportive atmosphere and pupils go out of their way to help others. Pupils are relaxed, happy and socialise very successfully. Teamwork within the school is excellent and the Head Teacher and Assistant Heads inspire pupils and staff. Teaching is rarely less than good and is sometimes outstanding.  Parents and carers are very proud of the school".  Our aim is for the children of Ad Astra to become 'lifelong learners' and through our teaching and learning give them the necessary skills, qualities and attributes for their future life.

This school is run by Teach Academy Trust.

Ad Astra Infant School
Sherborn Crescent
Canford Heath
BH17 8AP
01202 602113
Contact Name
Miss Langley
Contact Position
Office Admin
See Journey Planner on right-hand side of this page, where you can view bus, car and train routes from your location.
Times Available:
The School Day is Monday to Friday 8:40 am - 3pm.
Term time
From 4 years  to 6 years .
This service is free.
Booking Information:
Contact School Admissions team on 01202 261936 or apply on-line
Special Provision Experience:
This School provides an all inclusive experience.
Referral Criteria:
Self Referral
Are your staff DBS Approved?
Do you have a First Aid Policy?
Do you have Public Liability Insurance?