Headteachers Blog


See the latest posts from our headteacher Mrs Hughes below:

Teachers have been busy this week chatting to parents and carers at consultation meetings about how you’re getting on in school and talking about your progress so far. It’s always a great opportunity to discuss things in detail and refocus on targets. For the vast majority of children it’s also a chance to celebrate success whilst for others it’s a read more…

I’ve been in several meetings or been out of school this week and have missed my daily visits to class to check up on how everyone is getting on with their learning although I have been talking to your teachers to make sure we’re all on track. Everyone in school is very focused on making sure school improvement initiatives are read more…

It has been good to see everyone back in school refreshed and ready to work hard after the well-deserved ½ term break.

Another busy week is drawing to a close and I think we’re all ready for a rest over the forthcoming ½ term holiday. It is very quiet in school again today with many of our Y6 pupils enjoying the challenges of Whitemoor Lake. I’m off to join them later and am looking forward to hearing about the things they’ve accomplished read more…

I’m on a mission to keep my blog brief this week as I have a pile of paperwork and lots of other jobs to do before I go home!

The wet, windy and chilly weather this week has certainly made me realise that autumn is definitely here and it’s time to get out the woolly jumpers and big coats. Wearing the appropriate clothing and being prepared means that you can stay warm and dry when you’re on the playground and still enjoy the fresh air without getting cold and read more…

Thank you for a fabulous response to my Blog Box question again this week; even if I did get my facts wrong! It really cheers me up when people take the time to read what I’ve written and engage with school. Let’s see if I can encourage even more entries this week.

I must say that I was incredibly impressed by the six pupils who answered my Blog Box question on Monday despite the fact that I didn’t post it until really late in the weekend. That’s a sign of great dedication and initiative and cheered me up; thank you. I’m going to do the opposite this week and post my blog read more…

I’m not sure if anyone will answer my Blog Box question this week as I’m very late in uploading it. I had been on a mission to get it ready for Friday and was then waylaid by lots of other things and didn’t get round to it so sincere apologies.

A very warm welcome back to everyone after the summer holidays, although after just a few days it feels like we’ve never been away! It’s been ages since I wrote a Blog so I need to get back into my routine and remember to fill you in on all the latest news every week. As usual I’ll be asking a read more…