Our School

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Headteacher’s Welcome

Welcome to our school website. Ashwell Primary School is a nurturing school where the children are at the heart of everything we do. Set in the idyllic village of Ashwell we work closely in partnership with the other local schools, nurseries and playgroups. We cater for children aged 3 to 11 years and currently have …

Vision and Mission Statement

Shaping futures: Together we learn, care and grow At Ashwell School we seek to provide stimulating, varied and challenging experiences which inspire in all our children a lifelong zest for learning, so that they can become the best that they can be, academically, socially, creatively and physically. Our children are encouraged to become confident, self-motivated …

Staff

Senior Leadership Team Roles Mr S England Headteacher Designated Senior Lead for Child Protection Mrs R Wild Deputy Headteacher INCO & SENCO Deputy Designated Senior Lead for Child Protection Miss A Allworth Deputy Designated Senior Lead for Child Protection Mrs T Young Head of Early Years Deputy Designated Senior Lead for Child Protection Mrs T …

Governors

The Governors at Ashwell School are a team of hard working and committed individuals who contribute to the work of the governing board in ensuring high standards of achievement for all our children by: setting the school’s vision, ethos and strategic direction holding the headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school and …

Pupil Voice

At Ashwell Primary School we believe that our pupils are the most important people! Our head teacher, Mr England, is always keen to know what the children think and they have lots of opportunities to share their thoughts on school issues – both formally and informally. School Council The main aim of the School Council …

Admissions

Primary and In Year Admissions Ashwell School follows Hertfordshire County Council’s Admission Rules. Full details for Primary Admissions, In Year Admissions and home to school transport can be found below:- HCC Admissions Reception Admission Dates for September 2021 Start Applications open on the HCC website: Monday 2nd November 2020 Application Deadline: Friday 15th January 2021 …

Policies

Online Safety

Online advice Online safety is an important part of keeping children safe at our school. Online safety is taught to all pupils explaining and demonstrating how to stay safe and behave appropriately online. Please click on the links below for further useful information. NSPCC UK Safer Internet Centre Childnet Online Safety Policy Herts for Learning eSafety/Online Safety Newsletters  

Safeguarding

Everyone has a responsibility for safeguarding children and young people. At Ashwell School the safety of our pupils is paramount. Please read our policy below for more information. Please click on the links below for further useful information. Keeping Children Safe in Education The Prevent Duty Mental Health and Behaviour in Schools Child Protection Policy

GDPR

Data Protection Officer : Mrs Lynda Caldwell – DPO@ashwell.herts.sch.uk Privacy Notices Subject Access Request (SAR)

Contact Us

To contact the school office please use the details at the top of this page. School Business Manager:  Mrs Tracy Bowen Administrator: Mrs Louise Bruning Data Protection Officer : Mrs Lynda Caldwell – DPO@ashwell.herts.sch.uk Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator: Mrs Rebecca Wild – senco@ashwell.herts.sch.uk The Governors, the PTA and the Friends can be contacted via the …