Welcome To Hurley Primary School
On behalf of all the Hurley Primary School team I would like to extend a warm welcome to the children, parents and carers who starting Hurley Primary School in September 2021. We hope you will find the information below helpful.
Glyn Morgans and the Hurley Reception Team 😊
School Contact Information
If you need to contact school please see the contact details below
Meeting For New Parents
Click on the links below if you wish to read the presentation slides
OR listen to a video of the New Reception Meeting.
Meet our Reception Team
INDUCTION MORNING – FRIDAY
New Starter Information Packs
We will be sending you New Starter Packs containing information and data collection sheets
Hurley tries hard to be a completely cashless school.
• In the first week you will receive an activation letter.
• This will contain your username and an initial password (which you can change)
• If you already have children in school, you need to link your new child to your existing account.
• Any problems please contact Malcolm Tongue SBM •Tongue.firstname.lastname@example.org
All About Me booklets
We will provide you with two booklets asking for useful information about your children.
One booklet is for the children to complete, and the other is for you – the parents to complete
All-about-me-booklet-for-child- Click link to DOWNLOAD
Helping the children to be school ready
There are many things parents can do to help their children prepare for school. Below is a useful Webpage link and there are also some useful guides you can down load with good tips to help prepare your child for school.
Pupil Premium Entitlement
Primary schools are given additional funding to support certain groups of pupils.If your child belongs to one of these groups you are eligible for a Pupil Premium Funding
PLEASE CHECK IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE AND IF SO PLEASE INFORM SCHO0L
- Children eligible for FREE SCHOOL MEAL from Reception to Year 6 who are, or have ever been, entitled to free school meals based on their family income: Please See details below. APPLY FOR YOUR ‘FREE SCHOOL MEALS’ STATUS BY CLICKING ON THIS LINK – Apply online for Free School Meals
- Children in care or Children previously in care who have been adopted, or who have a special guardianship order, child arrangements order or a residence order:
- Children from service families
Home School Agreement
This is an important partnership agreement which we ask parents to sign with us. The agreement encourages school and parents support each other and work collaboratively to get the best outcomes for the children.
You will receive a pack containing the consent forms and a Home school Agreement form. Below you can download and print out a copy of these forms if youchoose. It is important these Consent forms are returned to school as soon as possible.
The Warwickshire School Health and Wellbeing Service (WSHWS) – Compass – The School Health Team
This service is led by school nurses and supports school-aged children, young people and their families with their health and wellbeing needs continuing the support you may have received from your Health Visitor.
The School Entry Health Needs Assessment.
The Health Team would like parents to complete a health questionnaire,
You may also be interested in viewing Preparing children for primary school’ webpage,
This gives great advice, top tips and a virtual workshop for getting children ready for school.
School Health and Wellbeing Service Web-Site
You can find out more about this service and the support offered by visiting their web-site
Hurley Primary School Prospectus for September 2021
hildren start Hurley Primary School
On Monday 6th September 2021 all ch
INDUCTION SESSIONS FOR FIRST 3 DAYS •There will be shorter Induction sessions for the first 3 days from Mon 6th – Wed 8th •Monday 6th, Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th children will attend for a 2-hour session •This allows us to induct and get to know the children in small groups of 15 •From Thursday 9th September – Full time School begins. •From Thursday 9th September the children will stay at school all day
THE SCHOOL DAY
DROPPING CHILDREN OFF – We expect by September that life will have returned to normal and assume Covid restrictions will be removed. Adults can enter the school playground and drop off their children at the Reception Gate. For those parents unfamiliar with the school, we will have staff in place to guide you.
The Reception children will arrive at 8.45 – 8.55 am at the ‘Reception Gate’ Please drop the children at the Reception Gate and there will be an adult there to greet them. To encourage the children’s independence, we ask Parents not to come in with their children
All infants are entitled to a free school meal each day (from Rec, Y1 and Y2.) Alternatively, children can bring a packed lunch if you prefer.
3.15 pm Collect children from the ‘Reception Gate.’ CHILDREN ARE NOT ALLOWED TO LEAVE SCHOOL WITH ANYONE OTHER THAN PARENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSENT
HURLEY PRIMARY SCHOOL COMMUNICATION
Good communication, positive partnerships and relationships with parents are all vital to ensuring a successful education
Positive ethos – We work hard to get to know parents and build positive relationships
Open-door policy – We encourage parents to share and discus their problems, views and thoughts with us
Class and Whole school emails – These group emails enable us to send out Newsletters and fliers electronically –
Texts – We can send you quick messages via our school texts. It is therefore vital we have your Up-to-date phone numbers
MOST OF OUR INFORMATION IS NOW SENT OUT USING EITHER SCHOOL TEXTS OR EMAILS It is therefore essential you provide us with an up-to-date email AND mobile phone number , so you receive all our correspondence.
Home link Books – These are essential in keeping close links between school and home. Any concerns or information you wish to give us could you please put on the relevant page. Also, when you listen to your child read could you please write a comment in the book
Newsletters – Each term we send out whole school and class newsletters via the groups email system
Events Calendar – Each Half term we send an Events Calendar which highlights the main events with times and dates
Clubs Letters – Each term we send out club letters to enable children to choose their after-school clubs
Event Fliers– We also send fliers about specific trips or events which give more details about a particular event
School Web Site – http://www.hurleyschool.co.uk
School Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/Hurley-Primary-School-236505359604/posts/
If you ‘like’ the Hurley Primary Facebook Page this is full of photos and post about School activities and events and helps you keep in touch with what’s happening in school
Homeroom – Vital Class communication page – see Homeroom sign-up sheet in pack
Questionnaires and Surveys – We will be using the new class and whole school emails to regularly survey parents for their views and opinions.