Classes at Birklands Primary School are organised into year groups.

Each class is named after a local Nottinghamshire bird, as decided by the pupils:

  • Nursery — Wren
  • Reception — Robin
  • Year 1 — Jay
  • Year 2 — Dove
  • Year 3 — Siskin
  • Year 4 — Kittiwake
  • Year 5 — Nightingale
  • Year 6 — Goldcrest