NEW! As part of our drive to encourage reading, we have added 'recommended reading lists' to our website. Please check the curriculum and class pages for age appropriate lists!
2016/17 so far: Teachers caught playing in the pond, a visit from author Huw Powell, the football team in action, a school rock performance, our netball team, an archery day, the 'spooky' disco, 'STEM' day, our fireworks display, Christmas boxes for Eastern Europe, our Nativity, our choir at a community event, our choir at Bath Abbey and the community 'Carols by Candlelight!'
Welcome to Whitchurch Primary School!
Our school was established in 1914 and we take great pride in educating children in a challenging, exciting and purposeful environment – achieving our best together.
As a friendly, happy and inclusive school that provides a caring, stimulating and supportive environment, we will work with determination to help all children develop their full potential. We are proud of their achievements and celebrate their success.
Through our school values of respect, friendship, courage, determination, excellence and awareness, we encourage positive social skills, self-respect and a caring attitude towards all others in the school and the wider community. The dedicated and committed staff team understand and relish the importance of every day in each child's life and we believe that all our children have the right to the best possible learning experiences during their time with us.
At Whitchurch Primary School our children feel safe, happy and challenged. We are proud of our high standards and recognise that our achievements are created and sustained through a strong partnership between home and school. Together we have founded a thriving school community, established on a shared commitment to ensuring outstanding provision for all.
Please note our blogsite is being incorporated into this site and will be available from February 2017. Thank you for your patience.
Our 'Dance Umbrella 2016' Performance: Star Wars: The Floors Awaken!
- 12.01.17 Camp Meeting
Mr. Hornsby will be holding a meeting concerning this year's Year 6 Camp. Please note this is for parents and children as yet undecided. Parents and children are welcome.
- Anti-Bullying Week.
We begin 2017 with a week on friendships and fall-outs, based on our '365, Differences Aside' motto!
- Inset days announced.
Our inset days for 2016/2017 will be on Friday December 16th, Friday 26th May and Friday 21st July.
Latest Calendar Events
- Raph's multi-sports club.17Jan2017
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm @ Playground
Raph, our fully qualified and CRB checked coach, will run a sports selection for Years 1, 2 and 3! This will be on the playground regardless of weather, so come prepared!
- Y5 and 6 Football17Jan2017
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm @ Field
Join Mr Hornsby, our non professional and DBS checked coach, for football training.
- Akeel's Athletics club.18Jan2017
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm @ Playground and field.
Our fully qualified and CRB checked coach Akeel will run athletics club for the whole school! This will take place outside regardless of weather, so come prepared!
- Swimming and Gym19Jan2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Local facilities.
2 classes per term enjoy offsite PE lessons. 1 class will visit brand new swimming facilities, whilst another class will visit state-of-the-art gymnastics facilities.
- Raph's Football Club19Jan2017
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm @ Field
Raph, our fully qualified and CRB checked coach, will run his club on the field regardless of weather. All ages welcome!