SCHOOL DAY – Reception – Year 6

The school pedestrian gate opens at 8:30am.  Children are met on the school yard by their teacher who will then escort them into the school building at 8:40am.

Registration                 :           8.50 am.

Lunch time                  :           Infants   –   11.45 am. – 1.00 pm.    Juniors   –   12.05 pm. – 1.00 pm.

School finishes at 3 .10 pm,  Infant children will leave class at 2.58 pm. to collect their coats and will leave school at the bell.  At 3.10 pm. after the bell, the Junior children will stop work, put their chairs up, say their prayers before leaving for home.

THE EARLY YEARS FOUNDATION STAGE CURRICULUM

The foundation stage follows the standards and principles set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage Profile 2014. We aim to ensure that children learn and develop well, and are kept healthy and safe. We promote teaching and learning, through adult led and child initiated play, to ensure children’s school readiness and to give them the broad range of knowledge and skills that provide the right foundation for good future progress through school and life.

YEAR 1 – YEAR 6 CURRICULUM

  • There is a daily English and Maths lesson in every class.
  • In line with the Bishop’s recommendation, 10% of the curriculum is devoted to the teaching of Religious Education.
  • The majority of the learning takes place through themed cross-curricular topics, covering objectives from the National Curriculum.  Whole School Curriculum Policy
  • Other cross-curricular issues such as road safety, e-safety, citizenship and working with the police, firework safety; water, gas and electricity safety, dealing with strangers and health education are drawn out of the cross-curricular topics and themes where appropriate and through Fitness Fortnight.
  • The school uses the SSELP calculation policy: Addition Subtraction Multiplication Division
  • In the computing curriculum we use the Sheffield scheme of work.  We use a mix of computers and iPads to enhance our learning in computing.  Each class follows and use age appropriate programs.  Some of the programs we use are: Kodu, Scratch, Bee-Bot, Light bot and other programs to develop apps.
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Please visit the class pages to find out more about the curriculum for each year.

 

HOMEWORK POLICY

Children are encouraged to take books home to read,  either for paired reading practice or for their parents to read to them.   Parents and their children may also borrow books from the library for pleasure or knowledge.  The school library is open to all parents after school until 3.30pm.

In addition, we have an online library that all pupils have access to from home.

Nursery and Reception children may also borrow books from the Nursery.

Addition links and support can be found on class / phase pages.