29th September was the start of the Jewish New Year. Our children have been learning about Rosh Hashanah in class and assembly. During Rosh Hashanah Jewish people celebrate the New Year with celebratory food, such as apples dipped in
On Saturday the 5th October it is World Teacher’s day. We are sure parents and children will join with us in wishing all of our talented teachers a happy restful day. In honour and recognition of their hard work all teachers received a special ‘healthy brunch’ today. We hope they enjoyed
On 20th September 2019, young people and adults are protesting across the world to demand transformative action to address the climate crisis. This was a unique opportunity for the children and staff at RPS Primary to support this protest by taking action on this historic day.
With the School Council Elections coming up fast on 26th September, this week children have been busy voting for their favourite nominees representing their year group. The ballet box was set up in the Junior hall and the children took some time to consider and place
Monday 16th September is ‘National Teaching Assistants’ Day’. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness of the valuable contribution teaching assistants make to the education and support of children across the country. We would like to thank our teaching assistants for their
The Executive Head Teacher has met with the successful contractors who will be starting the new build works from the 25th July. The first stage of these works will involve moving electrical equipment. Class teachers are busy trying to clear these areas of the building ready
Currently year 2 and 3 have 3 classes. This was due to the local authority asking the school to open additional classes due to an expected high intake in those year groups. The reality is, however, that London schools have falling rolls. This means that more children are
Year 6 have been working tirelessly on their end of year performance the Lion King. Children across the school have had the opportunity to watch the play. It was truly like going to the theatre – the children thoroughly loved it. They looked amazing too with their faces painted.
Passion for learning
Passion for learning and high motivation are key components of our school’s success. By being confident, independent and collaborative learners, we aspire to achieve highly, both academically, creatively and socially.
We pride ourselves in providing a caring and friendly environment.
We aim to give the highest priority to academic excellence.
We believe that every child is different, yet equally important and valued.
Our school is well resourced and has stimulating resources for teaching.
The internet has changed all of our lives, particularly our children’s. For parents and carers this opens up a whole new world of things to be aware of. For many of us, this can all be a bit too much.
What others are saying
Teachers are very accurate at assessing pupils’ progress. Marking is of a very high standard.
Teachers have high expectations. All pupils are set challenging targets in both English and Mathematics.
The school has comprehensive systems for checking pupils’ progress and very accurately identifies those that may need extra support. These systems have been very effective in raising pupils’ attainment and accelerating their progress.