"We are learners, nurturing learners for a bright future."
Class Attendance Awards
Week Beginning 27th February 2017
The classes with the highest attendance are...
EYFS/KS1: 1HM - 98.6%
KS2: 5EP - 100%
Classes with 96% attendance and above:
FSM, 1CW, 1HM, 2VJ, 2NS, 3SM, 4HT,4CG,
5CB, 5LW, 5EP, 6GP, 6MG
Click here to view the school's Absence and Punctuality Policy
Friday 17th March
9.00am Yr 2 Family Assembly
Yr 1 Visit to Local Church
Wednesday 22nd March
Sing Up Day!
Thursday 23rd March
3.30pm Football v The Oaks
Friday 24th March
9.00am Nursery Family Assembly
1.00pm Snape Workshop
KS2 SATS Information for Parents
A summary of the Key Stage 2 tests that Year 6 pupils will take in England in May 2017 can be accessed by clicking here
*NEW - Family Support Worker Drop-in Sessions
Mrs Leonard, our Family Support Worker, will be available to meet with parents 8.30-10.00am every other Wednesday in "The Lodge" on the KS2 playground commencing 11th January 2017, to provide advice and support in a range of subjects, such as:
- health and wellbeing
- divorce and separation
- domestic violence and abuse
- raising standards for your child's educational achievements
Hillside Parent Ambassadors
Find out about our Parent Ambassadors and see the minutes of their meetings by clicking here.
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The School Day
Automated Gate Times:
KS2 Playground & Maidenhall Approach:
8.28am to 8.40am (after 8.40 entry is via main school office)
2.55pm to 3.25pm
KS1 Playground for Breakfast Club ONLY7.45am to 8.15pm
Please do not push or lean against the automated gates to avoid damage or injury.
Note - The car park barrier will now come down at 8.05am and will need to be managed by the office for any late breakfast clubbers.
Children will exit the school into the KS2 playground at the end of the day too.
Safeguarding and Prevent
If you have concerns about the content of this or any other website; please follow the below link to report to the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP)
The school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Mrs Claire Mitchell (Assistant Headteacher - SEN and Inclusion).
Mrs Jane Leonard (Family Support Worker), Mrs Kelly Leitch (Learning Mentor) and Mr Lee Abbott (Headteacher) are the school's Alternate Designated Professionals for Safeguarding Children. The link governor for safeguarding is Katy Morrow.
If you have any concerns about a child’s safety, please contact one of these adults via the school office.
Educate Against Hate
The DfE has launched a new website which parents and teachers can access to help protect children from radical views. www.educateagainsthate.
You can find more information relating to Safeguarding and Prevent in our Policies section of this website.