Shaftesbury Park Primary School


Open Mornings – Reception/Nursery Class 2019

Come along and view our vibrant and innovative Rights Respecting school, where the well being, achievement and progress of each child is our highest priority. Our Open Morning dates are: Reception class – Tuesday 9th October 2018 @9:30-11:30am Reception class – Tuesday 6th November 2018 @9:30-11:30am Nursery class 2019 – Friday 9th November @9:30-11:30am Nursery class 2019 […]

Welcome back!

We hope you have had a great summer break and look forward to seeing you all on Wednesday 5th September.  

Parent Forum – Monday 16th July @ 6:30pm

The session will start with a look at this year’s Ofsted inspection, how we thought it went and how it will impact on our focus, followed by an open discussion session on Ofsted. There will also be an opportunity for you to raise any other points. After the forum, we would like to invite you […]

Book Week 2018: 30th April – 4th May

Book Week this year will involve our school community sharing in reading one book: Here We Are by Oliver Jeffers. In order to promote our comprehension teaching through the development of reading comprehension skills (connecting, evaluating, clarifying, visualizing, questioning, summarising, predicting), each year group will focus on one skill.

Ofsted Inspection Results – Graded Good

As you are aware, the school was inspected on Tuesday 27th February 2018. We feel that the report findings are a very good commendation for our school. It is a testament to the hard work of all the staff, governors, pupils and parents at Shaftesbury Park Primary School. The report acknowledges that ‘highly effective leadership and […]

Easter Competition Entries due in on Friday 23rd March

Encourage your children to create their own Easter bonnet or model. This will be judged and awarded a prize on Thursday 29th March. All entries can be handed to the office where it will be displayed for all to view and enjoy. Good luck!


This year’s theme is ‘The Science of Sport’. Please join us on Friday 16th  March @ 9:15am to explore this topic with your children.

School is open today

We would kindly ask all parents/carers to assess the safety of their child’s journey to school today and make a decision about their attendance accordingly.

School will be shut today 28/02/2018

Dear parent/carer. This is to inform you that due to the weather and road/pavement conditions around the school, the decision has been taken to shut the school today. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.