Category Archive: News

Feb 13

After School Club

After School Club runs daily until 4.30pm and costs £4.50 per session.   Please contact the office to check availability and to book a place. Monday – Cooking Club Tuesday – Outside Fun Wednesday – Gardening Club Thursday – Arts and Crafts Friday – Lego Challenge

Oct 30

School Dinners and payments to school

If you would like your child to have a meal at school please try and pay in advance on a Monday. School dinner costs £2.35.  We have a credit system so you can pay for meals in advance and the credit will be used as your child takes a lunch. We accept cheques which should …

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Nov 09

Remote Home Learning

 Hillside Primary Remote Learning Policy/Plan – Autumn 2020 This document outlines our plans for remote education or ‘home learning’, in the event that a child or a whole class ‘bubble’ needs to self-isolate, or if the whole school needs to close. It is our intention to ensure that that all children are able to continue …

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Jan 19

Arrival and Leaving times – changes to our school day

We are currently operating a rolling start between 8.30 and 8.40am.  Please see the table below.       All children (except for Nursery) to arrive between 08.30 and 08.40, going straight to their class. Only Nursery parents can come on to the playground in the mornings. All parents are able to come on to …

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Feb 21


Research is showing more and more that good attendance throughout a child’s school life has a direct impact on their success at GCSE and beyond.  Headteachers have for many years had discretion to authorise up to 10 days leave under very exceptional circustances, but family holidays in term time have become a normal pattern for …

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Sep 01

PE kits

This a reminder to please bring your PE kit in on the Monday and to take it home for washing on a Friday. Please make sure your child has appropriate kit for the weather.