Welcome to Whaplode C of E Primary School
The children and staff of Whaplode Church Of England Primary School would like to wish you a very warm welcome to our exciting website. We hope that you find it interesting and entertaining as we share our work, achievements and up-to-date information with you.
Please follow the links to find out all you need to know about life at our school, the teachers, pupils and curriculum. Keep your eye on our Newsletters and Diary pages which will bring you up-to-date with school events and all those important dates for your diaries.
Please see our Contact Information page for all the ways to get in touch with us. We hope you enjoy our website. If you do, why not leave a comment on our twitter account.
Do enjoy your visit, and we hope to see you back again soon.
Mrs Alison Flack
Executive Head Teacher
Each term we have a School Core Value. This terms Value is Respect
News and Reminders
We are hopeful that after half term, weekly swimming lessons can commence from 19th April.
Classes will be swimming on the following days:
EYFS – Friday
Year 1 – Thursday
Year 2 – Thursday
Year 3 – Friday
Year 4 – Wednesday
Year 5 – Tuesday
Year 6 – Tuesday (intervention group only) & Wednesday whole class
Please ensure your child has their swimming kit in school, on the day they swim. Children will need a towel and swimming costume/trunks to be brought into school in a suitable bag. All these items need to be named.
Thank you to those who have already sent in payments towards the swimming lessons, these payments should be in school no later than Friday 23rd April, in a named envelope marked Swimming Pool Committee.
If your child is starting primary school or transferring to secondary school in September 2021 they may be eligible for school transport. If you think your child is eligible please apply for transport as soon as you have your offer of a school place. Applications can be made online at the website below or a telephone application can be made by contacting the Customer Service Centre on 01522 782020.
For more information about the home to school transport policy and online applications please go to www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/school-college-transport. Queries can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
EU Settlement Scheme
Over the last few weeks the Swimming Pool Committee have been busy organising events to raise money for our new changing rooms. We are delighted to share with you how much has been raised.
Christmas Jumper Day raised a total of £143.70
Design a Christmas card sales raised £392.32
Raffle Ticket sales totalled £790.45
We have also raised £150 through second hand uniform sales over this year.
We want to say a huge thank you to parents, carers and friends of the school who donated raffle prizes, bought raffle tickets and purchased the amazing Christmas cards, mugs, bags and tea towels.
Well done to the children for producing such brilliant designs for their Christmas cards.
Hegdehog Hunt Thank You!
The Swimming Pool Committee would like to say a HUGE Thank you to each and everyone one of you who supported our sponsored Hedgehog Hunt. We were overwhelmed by the generosity shown, especially at this difficult time.
We are delighted to announce that this event has raised a grand total of
This money is a giant step towards getting our new changing rooms.
Prizes will be awarded to Year 3 for raising the most money in KS2 - £384.50 and to Reception class for raising the most money in KS1 - £715.00
Well Done and Thank You to all
NSPCC Assembly - Speak out. Stay safe.
Returning to School
Here are the results of our questionnaire. Click on the panels to display a PDF version.
Here are the results of our questionnaires. Click on the panels to display a PDF version.
We have some children in school who have very severe nut allergies. Please do not send foods into school which contain nuts (including peanut butter, chocolate spreads and cereal bars).
Our church warden, Angela, has shared a collective worship with us all about Candlemas.