If your child is feeling unwell, please contact the office from 8:30 onwards on 01454 866740. Alternatively you can text a message (only texts please) leaving the full name of the child and reason for absence.
The mobile number for this purpose only is
As you know the parking available outside the school is owned by the Council and we have no jurisdiction over how many parking spaces are available or who is entitled to park there.
Our concern is only with the safety of the children and access to the school building for the emergency services, staff and school coach. We have introduced a scheme in conjunction with the local community police. The 3 strikes scheme aims to promote safe parking. If you see a vehicle parking inconsiderately or in the keep clear bays you can report them via an anonymous form and post in the box located in the school foyer.
School Meal - £2.10 per day
Breakfast Club - £2.00 per day plus money for breakfast.
Staff Car Park - this is for staff only and should not be used by parents at any time Parents should also not be using the car park area to drop off or collect children at the beginning or end of the school day withour prior agreement.
Download OurSchoolsApp from Google Play Android marketplace or the Apple Store. This can notify you in advance of events taking place in school. It also includes the termdates, clubs & swimming timetable as well as other useful information.
Newsletters and Diary dates will inform you in advance of events taking place in school The texting service only acts as a reminder and in case of changes to dates. This will be short notice.
Currently the Government now provides a free hot lunchtime meal for all pupils from Reception up to Year 2.
Income Related Free School Meal
Not to be confused with the government funded free lunch for KS1 pupils, any family in receipt of certain income related benefits will be entitled to a free school meal whether in KS1 or KS2.
To claim this, you must be in receipt of one of the benefits listed below and have completed a form which can be done online at the link shown below.
Pupil Premium is extra money paid direct to schools for each child who is eligible for free school meals due to the household being on a low income. It is used to support your child's education. If you are eligible, please apply for free school meals so your child's school gets this money even if you in KS1 receiving universal free school meals.
If you or your partner are claiming either;
Child Tax Credit, provided you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customes) that does not exceed £16,190.
Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance
Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
The Guaranteed element of Pension Credit
Working Tax Credit run on - paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit.
Free School Meals - how to apply
Parents and carers can now apply for free school meals online via the Citizen Portal, using the link below. Your eligibility will be checked online, and the portal will let you know whether your child is eligible for free school meals. If your child is eligible you will receive a confirmation message, and the school will be notified directly. If you are not eligible you will be presented with a message stating this.
Please note, if you have already completed a primary or secondary school place application for the 2017/18 academic year via the portal, you do not need to re-register when applying for free school meals. Please use the login details that you have already set up.