Our School

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Headteacher’s Welcome

Welcome To Central Primary Thank you for visiting our school’s website and welcome to Central Primary School. We aim to be a school at the centre of our community; a place where pupils, parents, staff and the wider community can grow and learn. Our school has a diverse community with over 50 different languages spoken by our …

Aims

Children are Central Our slogan ‘Children are Central’ underpins the values we have as a school community. Central Primary School Aims To maintain an ethos where everyone is valued To ensure that everybody is included To celebrate achievement To promote the importance of every child and how they matter To establish and maintain a relationship …

Attainment

We have focused strongly on improving our standards over the past few years and this has started to show in both our Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 results. In the table below are our Key Stage 2 results for 2018, 2017 and 2016. Our attainment figures are highly influenced by the number of children …

Staff

Staff Structure 2019-2020 Senior Leadership Team Head Teacher: John Mynott French & German speaker Deputy Head Teacher: Mona Paalanen Finnish speaker Assistant Head Teacher/ Inclusion Leader: Tammy Beresford-Perry Safeguarding & Family Liaison: Lisa Holmes Year 6 Chestnut: Davinia Brito (UKS2 Leader/ Maths) Spanish speaker LSA: Kaylee Andrews Oak: James Marks (Drama leader) LSA: Becky Kennedy …

Governors

The governing body is made up of elected parent representatives, local community members and staff. Below is the current membership of Central’s Governing Body. Name Role Full Governing Body Attendance Committee Attendance Term of Office Kay Richards Chair of Governors  100%  100% Term of Office: September 2018 – September 2022 Andy Harries Vice-Chair of Governors  80% …

Admissions

As a Hertfordshire Community School our school admissions are centrally managed by the Local authority. To enquire about applying for a place at Central please ring the Admissions Team on 0300 123 4043. Nursery Admissions for September 2019 are now closed. Any application made now will be late and added to the waiting list once …

Policies

Ofsted

Central Primary was last inspected by Ofsted in November 2017, when we recieved a Good rating with Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare graded as Outstanding. Please follow the link below to read a copy of our latest report. Ofsted Inspection Report If you are a parent of our school and would like to give your views …

Volunteering

We at Central Primary are happy to offer places for volunteers. Volunteers go through safeguarding checks before they start volunteering at our school.  For more information about volunteering at Central Primary, please look at the attached Volunteer Letter.