PICTURES: First pupils settling in at new Longford Park Primary School

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Zoe Spilberg, Head of Early Years with children of Badger Class, foundation age. NNL-170919-105722009
Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Zoe Spilberg, Head of Early Years with children of Badger Class, foundation age. NNL-170919-105722009

The first cohort of children have been settling in at the new primary school on Longford Park after it opened this month.

So far, 45 pupils are at Longford Park Primary School, with one reception class and a nursery.

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Amy Brent, Nursery Teacher, planting with nursery children. NNL-170919-105758009

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Amy Brent, Nursery Teacher, planting with nursery children. NNL-170919-105758009

Each year will bring another 45 children until the school on the major Bodicote housing development is full to Year 6.

Julie Hiddleston is in charge as the first head teacher, having previously held the same role at William Morris Primary School, with which they share a staffing team.

Pupils from Badger class are pictured enjoying woodwork while nursery children have a go at gardening.

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Head, Julie Hiddleston. NNL-170919-105908009

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Head, Julie Hiddleston. NNL-170919-105908009

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Rosie Williams, Learning Assistant, at work with Badger Class, foundation age children. NNL-170919-105810009

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. Rosie Williams, Learning Assistant, at work with Badger Class, foundation age children. NNL-170919-105810009

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. The woodwork bench in Badger Class. NNL-170919-105821009

Longford Park Primary School, first few weeks of term. The woodwork bench in Badger Class. NNL-170919-105821009