Joydens Wood Infant School

In our school we stimulate awe and wonder through a captivating curriculum that develops effort based learning. We support and work together to make our school a purposeful place that enables every child to thrive and succeed. We celebrate differences and see the uniqueness in all.



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Our Team

This week's school attendance

Headteacher’s Message

Welcome to Joydens Wood Infant School. I hope you find our website informative and helpful in aiding your decision in choosing the right school for your child. Our aim is to provide all prospective parents with as much support as possible to ensure that you have a rounded view of what education is really like at Joydens Wood Infant School.

Our school prides itself on being a wonderful place to learn and we have a very special partnership with our parents and our community.

Please click here for our school’s Virtual Tour.

Please click here to see our Prospective Parents page for more information around transition and support.

We strive for academic and personal success and aim for every child to leave us prepared for the challenges of life – taking with them many happy memories!

We hope this website will give you a flavour of our wonderful school and you will find the information you are looking for. We also provide frequent updates on our school’s Instagram and Facebook page, showcasing the school in action and the wonderful learning opportunities and community projects we invest in. If you are interested in our school, we encourage you to follow us on one of these platforms so you can get a feel for our school community.

If you feel you would like more information regarding our school, please do not hesitate to contact our team on 01322 523188 or alternatively by email

Mr Strong 🙂

Latest News

We are delighted to be hosting a special open day event! Please share with your friends and family to promote our wonderful school!

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🌳 Year 1 outside area project 🌳

We have been working extremely hard over the summer on our exciting new Year 1 outside area. 🙌

Thank you to Provender Nurseries in Swanley for their kind donations of top soil, bark, pebbles and pallets to help towards our Small World, Growing and Woods areas.

Thank you also to Sky for undertaking a community day to help create our chalkboard tables.

The next stage to our project is completing our Growing area with a range of:
- Fruit and vegetables that the children can use in their cooking and snack 🥕
- Sensory plants and flowers
- Climbing plants
- Wild flowers 🌸

To help with completing our Growing area, we would really appreciate any kind donations of the following items:
- 12x bags on compost
- Seeds and bulbs
- Children’s gardening tools

Here are some examples:

Aptoper Kids Gardening Tools

Kids Gardening Set, 4 Pieces Real Kids Gardening Tools Leaf Rake, Hoe, Shovel. Bow Rake for Children of all ages - Kids Outdoor Toys or Garden Toys perfect for Mud Kitchen and Gardening for Children

We really appreciate any donations and we wouldn’t be able to continue with these exciting projects without your ongoing support.

If you have any questions regarding our outside area, please feel free to contact me at

Thank you

Miss Vinton
Year 1 Leader

An enormous welcome back to all our children and families! We can't wait to see you all.

Remember our times of the day have changed and our gates open at 8.30am with our day starting promptly at 8.40am!

See you soon!

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