Updated: 26/01/2021

 

PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF END OF TERM TIME: NOW 12 noon NOT 1.30PM
 

Term and Holiday Dates 2021/22

 

THESE DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Autumn Term 2021

INSET DAY: Wednesday 1st September (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term begins: Thursday 2nd September 
Half-term: Monday 25th to Friday 29th October (SCHOOL CLOSED)
OCCASIONAL DAY: Monday 29th November (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term ends: Friday 17th December (finish at 12 noon)
INSET DAY: Monday 20th December (SCHOOL CLOSED)
INSET DAY: Tuesday 21st December (SCHOOL CLOSED)

Spring Term 2022

INSET DAY: Wednesday 5th January 2022 (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term begins: Thursday 6th January 2022
Half-term: Monday 14th – Friday 18th February (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term ends: Friday 1st April (finish at 12 noon)

Summer Term 2022

INSET DAY: Tuesday 19th April (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term begins: Wednesday 20th April

Bank Holiday: Monday 2nd May (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Half-term: Monday 30th May – Friday 3rd June (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term ends: Thursday 21st July (finish at 12 noon)

 

Term and Holiday Dates 2022/23

 

NOTE: 5 INSET DAYS AND OCCASIONAL DAYS ARE TO BE CONFIRMED

THESE DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Autumn Term 2022

Term begins: Thursday 1st September 
Half-term: Monday 24th to Friday 28th October (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term ends: Wednesday 21st December (finish at 12 noon)

Spring Term 2023

Term begins: Thursday 5th January 
Half-term: Monday 13th – Friday 17th February (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term ends: Friday 31st March (finish at 12 noon)

Summer Term 2023

Term begins: Monday 17th April
Bank Holiday: Monday 1st May (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Half-term: Monday 29th May – Friday 2nd June (SCHOOL CLOSED)
Term ends: Friday 21st July (finish at 12 noon)

WELCOME TO THE STATUTORY INFORMATION PAGE

CONTACT INFO

T: 01462 459150
F: 01462 453910
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Address: Ickleford Primary School, Arlesey Road, Ickleford, Hitchin, Herts SG5 3TG
Contact:  Mrs Sue Dury - Headteacher  
               Mrs Katie Farrell - Business Manager
               Mrs Jodie Mahoney - Office Administrator
               Mrs Claire Shafe - SENCO

SCHOOL'S ETHOS AND VALUES:

Mission Statement:

  • We are a warm, friendly Church of England school where individuals are respected and their strengths nurtured. As a community we have a shared vision for aiming high in all we do to inspire life-long learning.

The School's Vision:

  • • To recognise and appreciate the uniqueness and achievement of every member of our school community.

    • To promote British and Christian Values, such as love, tolerance, trust and respect within the school and wider communities.

    • To nurture and support all abilities, helping every child to achieve their potential in all areas of learning – intellectual, emotional, physical, social, moral, spiritual and cultural.

    • To ensure high quality teaching and learning in a safe yet stimulating environment, in all aspects of school life.

    • To equip children with the confidence, resilience and perseverance to become creative independent thinkers and learners for life within an ever-changing world.

    • To provide the full breadth of the Primary Curriculum with emphasis on the basic skills of English, mathematics, science and computing.

    • To develop learning activities which stimulate positive models of enquiry, reflection, challenge and innovation.

    • To teach children the role of stewardship of the world in which we live.

    We keep our Mission Statement and our School Vision at the heart of all we do.

ADMISSION ARRANGEMENTS:

Ickleford is Community School and admission arrangements are managed by Herts County Council

Please click on this link for more information

Nursery Admissions for Hitchin schoolsursery Admissions for Hitchin schools


LATEST OFSTED REPORT:

For a full copy of our OFSTED report please follow the link to visit the OFSTED website.
For Parent View please follow the link: https://parentview.ofsted.gov.uk/parent-view-results/survey/result/12846/current 

LATEST KEY STAGE 2 RESULTS AND LINK TO SCHOOL PERFORMANCE TABLES:

SIAMS Report:

SCHOOL PROSPECTUS:

REMOTE LEARNING POLICY: 

 

BEHAVIOUR POLICY:

 

ANTI BULLYING POLICY:

PUPIL PREMIUM ALLOCATION:

SEN POLICY:

CHARGING AND REMISSIONS POLICY:

DATA PROTECTION POLICY:

PE AND SPORT GRANT:

PROMOTING BRITISH VALUES:

CHILD PROTECTION:

ON LINE SAFETY POLICY:

SCHOOL COMPLAINTS PROCEDURES:

 

Relationship and Sex Education:

 

                

SCHOOL GOVERNORS:

Information about the School Governors can be found by following the link:

 

SCHOOL CURRICULUM INFORMATION:

The school follow the Letters and Sounds phonics and reading schemes as well as using the Oxford Reading Tree scheme.  Once the children have gained compentancy in their reading level they can choose from a range of graded reading material. 

For further information regarding the National Curriculum please follow the link:

  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/national-curriculum-in-england-framework-for-key-stages-1-to-4/the-national-curriculum-in-england-framework-for-key-stages-1-to-4

Teacher Welcome Meetings 

Reception

Year 1
Year 1 Phonics

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Year 5

Year 6

OUT OF HOURS CHILDCARE PROVISION:

An independent external after school club called Sparklers runs from the school premises from 3.30pm - 6pm Term time only.  
Visit Jousters web page at: http://ickleford.herts.sch.uk/school-office/jousters-childcare

They can be contacted through  Jennie Mobile: 07580076045 Office: 01707 894650.

REQUESTS FOR COPIES:

Parents/Guardians may request a paper copy of the information provided on the school’s website free of charge.

School times

           Morning School:                 8.55 am - 12 o'clock

           Assemblies:                       Monday - 9.10am - Collective Worship

                                                     Tuesday - 9.10am - Collective Worship

                                                     Wednesday - 9.10am - Collective Worship

                                                     Thursday - 9.10am - Collective Worship

                                                     Friday -  Celebration in classes

            Morning Break:                Key Stage 1 - 10.30am - 10.45am
                                                    Key Stage 2 - 10.45am - 11am

                      

            Lunch Time:                     12.00 - 1.00pm

            Afternoon School:            1.00 pm - 3.20 pm    Key Stage 1

                                                     1.00 pm - 3.25 pm     Key Stage 2
                                                     

Children to wait at school gate on the green and they will be collected by their teacher.

Children are not permitted to bring mobile phones onto school premises, from time to time a circumstance may arise where a child having a mobile phone might be needed.  Permission needs to be sought from the school headteacher prior to this.

This is the page where you can access all the school's policies. You may download them and print them off, or you may read them online. We are constantly updating this page and new policies will be added regularly.

 

Our LocationFind

Our Address:
Ickleford Primary School
Arlesey Road,
Ickleford,
Hitchin,
Hertfordshire.
SG5 3TG
Telephone:
01462 459150
Fax:
01462 453910
Email:
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