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 …

Vision

Our Mission statement: Every Child is Central Vision  Our vision is to equip our young people with the skills and knowledge needed to enable them to be lifelong learners who are successful in the 21st century.  We aim to do this by providing challenging, creative, inspiring and fully inclusive learning experiences in which everyone’s needs …

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 2019, 2018 and 2017. Our attainment figures are highly influenced by the number of …

Staff

Head Teacher: Katie Bentham Deputy Head Teacher: Sabrina Wright Turkish Speaker SENDCO: Tammy Perry School Business Manager: Liz Oguz Year 6 Oak Teacher: James Marks (PE and Drama lead) LSA: Kaylee McHenry Chestnut Teacher: Davinia Quinn (Year 5/6 phase lead Maths lead/ English team) Spanish speaker LSA: Reena Patel Gujarati Speaker LSA: Tracie Webster   …

Governors

School governors are people from the local community who wish to make a positive contribution to children’s education. They are the largest volunteer force in the country and have an important part to play in raising school standards through their three key roles of setting the strategic direction of the School, ensuring accountability, and being …

Admissions

We are delighted that you are considering our school for your child. As a Hertfordshire Community School our school admissions are centrally managed by the Local authority. Starting School in September 2022. Applications for a place in Reception in September 2022 opened on 1st November 2021 and the application deadline is 15th January 2022.  Due …

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 …

Outreach Work

Volunteering

Volunteers are a valued part of our school team.  In order to keep children safe at all times, our volunteers must undergo safeguarding checks and some training before we will allow them to work with our children.  Please contact the School Office to express an interest in volunteering.    

Directions & Parking

Central Primary School is less than 5 minutes walk from Watford Town Centre. There are many ways of getting here including bus and train.  We have a small car park containing 18 parking spaces which is for the use of Central Primary School during term time school hours. It is only for use of the …