Welcome from the Headteacher, Mrs Liz Wombwell

Liz WombwellOn behalf of the Governors, the staff and the pupils I am delighted to welcome you to the St John's Primary School website.

We are extremely proud of our school and committed to providing the very best possible education for all of our children with high expectations set across the board for achievement and behaviour. We offer a creative, inspiring and motivating curriculum which excites and enthuses learners, in conjunction with a wide range of extra-curricular and after-school opportunities that complement our work in the classroom.

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Mollie's Story

Meet Mollie, aged 7, a Key Stage 2 pupil from our school who has really struggled with literacy for a couple of years, resulting in a lack of all-round confidence and anxiety about going to school.

Mollie's story shows how LEGO® Education StoryStarter helped to make a real difference both to her literacy learning and her enjoyment of school. We're proud of Mollie and her fantastic story.

Upcoming Events

No. 16 Spring Term Newsletter 2017

Dear Parents and Carers

The new term has started with sunshine and lots of enthusiasm for the busy term ahead. The summer term is always packed with sporting fixtures, music and singing events and the less popular formal assessments for year 2 and year 6! We try hard to make sure the children continue to receive a broad curriculum and that their learning is interesting and relevant; inevitably year 6 are very focussed on achieving well in the external tests and we are very proud of their hard work and ‘can do’ attitude.

 

We are still waiting to hear when our building work will start, there has been an objection to the use of a small area immediately outside the school for the builders storage and welfare unit, not from our neighbours but from a national open spaces group. We hope Surrey County Council can overcome these objections and we can begin the project that will really enhance the children’s learning environment and prevent further deterioration of the lower building.

 

I am looking forward to meeting more parents at the Parent Forum next week, please let the office know if you are able to attend or send in any thoughts/questions for discussion if you can’t make it.

 

Mrs E Wombwell

 

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Parentmail PMX - Q & A's

Over the next few weeks you will receive notification emails from PMX (Parentmail) asking you to verify your account. We request that parents just check their email and mobile number.  Do not make any changes.

Please verify your account.

 

If you account requires any changes, please contact the school office on 01737 763804 or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .    

 

 

If are you having problems with the new parentmail, please select pdf. documents below;

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No. 15 Spring Term Newsletter 2017

Dear Parents and Carers

The Parent Forum meetings will be resuming in the summer term and I look forward to meeting more parents at the Forum. The first one will be on Tuesday 25th April at 2.30 pm. Parents are welcome to ask questions and make suggestions about school life and, as a starting point, I would like to discuss home school communications e.g. Marvellous Me, newsletter, Parent Mail and the website etc. If parents are unable to attend but have questions they would like to raise then please email the office by lunchtime on 25th ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ). If you are planning to attend please let the office know so we can judge how many people are coming and plan accordingly. Our chair of governors, Glenys Mason, will also be attending.

Mrs E Wombwell

 

 

Tucasi/Scopay

As of the beginning of the Summer term, the office will no longer take cash or cheques for payments for dinners or school trips. For those who have not set up their Tucasi accounts and require help, assistance will be available at the school office. If you are not able to access your account from home, you will be able to use an iPad at the school office to make payments.

 

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New Headteacher

I am pleased to be able to tell you that the Governors of St John’s School have unanimously decided to appoint Mrs Liz Wombwell (pictured) to the Headship with effect from 1st January 2017.

 

We have been fortunate to be able to appoint an experienced Head Teacher who has worked locally in the past and may be known to some of you.

 

We look forward to welcoming her to our school.

 Mrs Glenys Mason

Chair of Governors

 

 

Consent Booklet

Please find attached the Consent Booklet.