September 2023 More clubs for Key Stage One children. We are monitoring clubs to ensure closer parity between the number of clubs offered to Key Stage One compared to Key Stage Two.
September 2023 Parents were asked their opinion on whether or not children should continue to come to school in PE or Games kit.

The result of the parent and carer survey was an overwhelming yes to:

'Children continue to arrive at school in kit that they wear for the whole day. Children to bring a change of footwear for Outdoor Games’, at 92.3% of parents who responded identified this as their preference..

July 2023 Weekly Headteacher newsletter as an attachment would be better sent in the body of the email. Format of newsletter adjusted to be in body of email.
July 2023


Young children (not babes in arms) discouraged from attending school performances.


One performance will be identified for parents and carers where young children are welcome to attend from September 2023..

April 2023


When considering new classes for September, to seek the thoughts of pupils in addition to teachers.


All children were asked to identify three friends who they would like to be in class with in their next class. Class mixes included checking each child was with at least one of the named children on each pupil's list.

March 2023


Reduced opportunities for football club attendance within school time.


Lunchtime football club set up and round robin competition for 5 a side teams of children to take part.

January 2023

Collection of children at the end of the school day is very busy in the playground at 3.15pm.

After trialling three different exit patterns, parent view was sought to identify the preferred system.

The outcome:

Year 5/6 to depart via the lower car park red gate.

Year 3/4 depart via the hall doors.

Year 1/2 depart from classroom doors.

Reception depart from the arch door.



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