School closure days for training purposes this year have been set as :-
Day 1 – Tuesday, 2 September, 2014, Day 2- Monday 3 November, 2014, Day 3 – Monday 5 January, 2015, Day 4 – Friday 13 February, 2015 and Day 5 – Monday 29 June, 2015
We strive to give our children an understanding of the world that God created; their place in it, their value to it and their responsibility for it.
Our core values are based in Christianity. They are: Friendship, Teamwork, Endurance, Wisdom, Trust, Service and Forgiveness.
We are a busy but friendly school, with lots going on. This website aims to give you a taster of the school, as well as providing regular updated information for both parents and pupils. We hope that you enjoy your visit to our website, and that you find any information you are looking for. Please feel free to contact the school direct with any queries you may have.
Thank you for visiting!
Mr Martin Armitage
Across the school we are very pleased with the results that our children have achieved this year.
67% of our children in the foundation stage achieved a good level of development (GLD) by the end of the key stage. This was a cohort which doubled in size over the year so many of them had not been with us for the whole year.
67% of Y1 children passed the phonics screening test and all the Y2 children who were retested also passed.
End of Key stage 1 (Infants)
100% of children attained level 2 or above in reading and maths and 93% attained level 2 in writing and speaking and listening. Almost half our Y2 children gained the higher level 3 in reading, which is a strength of the school.
End of Key stage 2 (Juniors)
The attainment of our oldest pupils was very good indeed with 100% gaining level 4 or above in all national tests.100% of pupils made expected progress or better in Maths. 100% of pupils made expeted progress or better in Writing. 92% of pupils made expected progress or better in reading. 77% of pupils gained the higher level 5 in reading. 62% of pupils gained the higher level 5 in Grammar punctuation and spelling. 54% of pupils gained the higher level 5 in Maths.
A full breakdown of national results for KS 1 and 2 can be found below.
2014 KS2 & KS1 SATs & TA
National Performance tables
Tuesday 15th July
Our football team played their final match of the year away at Lowdham Primary School in a friendly match,
Monday 14th July
Our Y6 pupils joined the Y6s from the other Fosse 5 schools for a picnic lunch at Newark Castle before they all had a game of ten pin bowling at Newark Bowling Alley.
Thursday 10th July
Following the squash coaching Junior 2 received during PE lessons this term, four of our children took part in a match against Lowes Wong Junior School in the squash courts at Southwell Leisure Centre.
Monday 7th July
Our Year 6 children spent the day at Southwell Minster for the ‘Stepping Out’ Day for local Church of England Primary Schools.
Friday 4th July
Our lacrosse team were invited to take part in a Pop Lacrosse exhibition tournament at the Nottinghamshire School Games held at Nottingham University.