Our School

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About Us

Welcome to Newberries Primary School. Here at Newberries we are proud of our academic achievements which are supported by a broad and balanced curriculum. Our pupils are hard working, well behaved and ever eager to engage in learning challenges, enjoying excellent relationships with our committed staff. At Newberries Primary School we place a strong emphasis …

Aims & Values

Mission Statement Our Mission Statement as developed by the children is: Play Together, Learn Together, Achieve Together, Grow Together For us this encapsulates the work we do at Newberries through four key processes, each influencing the success of the others. All these are achieved through a strong partnership between pupils, staff, parents, governors and our …

Admissions

Usually, at this point of the year, we would be inviting prospective parents into school to look around our Reception class in preparation for September 2021 admission.  However, due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are unable to offer these tours this year. As an alternative, we have prepared the following video and slide show.  We hope …

School Day

The school gates open at 8:45am. Children may come into class during a ‘soft start’ spanning from 8:45am – 9:00am. This is planned to offer a gentle start to the school day, easing congestion outside of classroom doors. Any pupil arriving after 9:00am will need to enter school via the school office and will be …

Staff

Headteachers Class Responsibilities Ms N Peters Headteacher (Part-time) Wed, Thurs, Fri Designated Child Protection, Behaviour & Pastoral, Curriculum and Standards, Personnel Mrs A Traxon Headteacher (Part-time) Mon, Tues, Wed Designated Child Protection, Behaviour & Pastoral, Curriculum and Standards, Personnel Senior Leadership Team Mrs N Webster-Smith (currently on maternity leave) Deputy Headteacher Mon & Tues Deputy …

Governors

A very warm welcome from the Governors of Newberries Primary School. The role of the Governing Body is a strategic one and by working closely with the Headteachers and their senior leadership team, we aim to ensure that the school is providing the best possible education and standards for its pupils, as well as financial …