Welcome to Pound Hill Infant Academy

At Pound Hill Infant Academy we are extremely proud of our welcoming and inspiring school where we strive to ensure that all our pupils reach their potential. We are a large infant school with 270 pupils, located in Crawley, West Sussex. We treat every child as an individual and provide a happy, engaging and thriving environment where children flourish. We offer exciting learning experiences which have creativity at the heart, balancing the teaching of knowledge and skills and encouraging innovation. All our children are expected to be responsible members of their community, understanding and respecting everyone’s rights, different values and traditions and are encouraged to play an active role in the development of our school. Our overall vision is that all members of our community are successful learners, responsible citizens, effective contributors and happy, confident individuals.

Amy Watson

Head of School



Academy trusts consult on merger plan

Pubished May 19, 2017

After School Clubs for the Spring

Pubished Jan 16, 2017
Summer Disco Yrs 1&2

Starts: Jun 29, 2017

This is a one day event

Location: School hall

Another chance to party with your friends. Organised by Friends of PHIA.

Yr2 Parents Evening at Junior School

Starts: Jul 5, 2017

This is a one day event

Location: Pound Hill Junior School

Parents of our Year 2 children who will be transferring to Pund Hill Junuior School in September are invited to attend a meeting at 5pm, and then visiting the classroom and meeting the staff your child will be with next year.

African Adventure - Yr1 & 2

Starts: Jul 6, 2017

This is a one day event

A theatre-based workshop in school  for all classes in Year 1 and Year 2 exploring life and culture in Africa - the topic for this term. Children will be learning African chants and acting out traditional stories.

Sponsored Bounce

Starts: Jul 7, 2017

This is a one day event

Location: School Hall

A fun fund-raising frolic where children are invited to seek sponsorship for the number of bounces they complete in a set time on a giant inflatable bouncy castle in the school hall. Organised by the Friends of PHIA. 

Forest School - Pluto/ Aldrin

Starts: Jul 11, 2017

This is a one day event

Location: Blue Woods, Tilgate

Day 1 of a two-day Forest Schools experience. Bring the children to/ and collect from school as usual.