Welcome

At Hamstel there is always a warm welcome awaiting you in an environment that is both happy and safe.  Our special motto is ‘We Care…’ and this is fundamental to everyone and everything we do.  Our school is an inclusive, caring and vibrant educational learning space that has grown to five forms of entry with a 104 sessional place Nursery.  Hamstel serves east central Southend and is sited in the Southchurch ward.  Our committed and enthusiastic team of Staff and Governors is supported by the excellent resources we have in a spacious site, with well-resourced facilities and the expertise to provide your child with unique opportunities for learning.  We know your child will be happy here with us and will achieve their full potential.  

Letter from Headteacher

Aims and Vision

Portico Academy Trust

Hamstel Infant School and Nursery is a member of the Portico Academy Trust.  The Multi Academy Trust consists of Friars Primary School and Nursery, Hamstel Infant School and Nursery, Hamstel Junior School, Porters Grange Primary School and Nursery (a sponsored academy) and West Leigh Junior School.  For more details of the Portico Academy Trust please visit: http://www.porticoacademytrust.co.uk.  Portico Academy Trust, Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 2JB.  Tel: 01702 478593   email: office @westleigh-jun.southend.sch.uk.