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

The following County admission rules apply for Primary schools which have more applications than places available. Schools admit children up to their annual admission limit. Where there is over subscription priority will be given to: Children in public care. Children for whom it can be demonstrated that they have a particular medical or social need …

School Day

We understand that many parents are working parents. However, supervision on the premises will be from 8.50 am onwards, at which time the whistle will be blown and children will be able to enter the school. You should be aware that if you bring your child to school before 8.50 am the school cannot accept …

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 Deputy Headteacher Mon & Tues Deputy Designated Child Protection, …

Governors

Governors have a general responsibility to parents and the Local Education Authority for the effective management of the school. They act within the framework set by the national legislation and Local Education Authority policies. There are three elected parent governors, one staff governor, one Head Teacher governor, one LA appointed governor and six co-opted governors. …

Our Kitchen