School Lunches – Menu & Important Information

Our catering team need to know the number of children to cater for in good time. We regret that we are unable to take telephone orders for school lunches required on the day of booking after 10:30 in the morning. If your child does not have a lunch booked it will be assumed that you have provided them with a … Read More

Welcome back from Mrs. Batten

Dear Parents and Carers,   A very warm welcome back to St. Helen’s and a happy new year to you all.   The children have all come in to school smiling this morning, and have settled well to their learning. A special welcome to our new families and children, we hope your children will be very happy here at St. … Read More

A note on holidays in term time

Attendance and Holidays in Term Time Last year our attendance figures were outstanding. This is because parents supported us by not withdrawing their children from their education to go on holiday in term time. There is a definite link between a child’s attendance and their achievement in school. I fully appreciate that these are difficult financial times but please avoid … Read More

St. Helen’s Ofsted Report Published!

  We are pleased to be able to share the result of our recent Ofsted Inspection with the community, and are delighted that the inspectors deemed St. Helen’s Church of England (VA) Primary School to be ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features! We are committed to building upon this result in order to continually develop school effectiveness. All parents / carers have … Read More

Contacting You

If we ever need to contact you about your child by phone the staff member who rings will identify themselves to you. Please do not discuss school business with someone who does not identify themselves to you. We will not discuss matters concerning your child unless we are sure who we are speaking to. If in doubt phone the school … Read More