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18.05.2017

Revised SEND Policy & Information Guide available in ‘School Policies’ under ‘Parents’ tab ...Read More

Success at Chiddingstone Cross Country

Success at Chiddingstone Cross Country

08.05.2017

Superb individual and team performances were recorded at the Chiddingstone Cross Country runs on Wednesday 3rd May. Will Arnold and Aaliyah Richards received medals for finishing in the top three in t ...Read More

Outdoor Learning fosters curiosity and independence

28.04.2017

Outdoor Learning fosters curiosity and independence. In a Pupil Forum Meeting on Thursday 27th April, children of all ages within the school cited outdoor learning as one of the most stimulating aspec ...Read More

Bridge: Inter-School Tournament

20.03.2017

Bridge: Inter-School Tournament: For details of this exciting initiative, see here: Bridge Flyer ...Read More

Sleepless in the city

Sleepless in the city

10.03.2017

Sleepless in the City. Mr Pyle, Mr Taylor, Miss Mitten & Miss Sullivan very much enjoyed themselves as they joined a group of 30 people sleeping rough on the capital’s streets in aid of home ...Read More

Children’s Mental Health Week

02.03.2017

Awareness of the importance of ‘Children’s Mental Health’ was raised between 6th and 10th February through a host of activities including yoga, mindfulness, and talks about mental well-being, em ...Read More

Environment Day

02.03.2017

On Friday 24th February, everyone within the school made clothing and jewellery out of ‘rubbish’ in order to raise the awareness of looking after the school and its surroundings. This term ...Read More

Bridge Club visits Parliament

Bridge Club visits Parliament

23.11.2016

The Weald CPS Bridge Club visited the Houses of Parliament  on Tuesday 22nd November, 2016. A group of 12 current children and 1 former pupil were invited to play Lords and Baronesses in a series of ...Read More

Weald goes spotty for Children in Need: Friday 18th November 2016.

18.11.2016

Weald goes spotty for Children in Need: Friday 18th November 2016. The Head & Deputy Head Boys & Girls (Flo, Austin, India & Felix) are to be congratulated on the organization of a superb ...Read More

Application for Reception Primary Places (Sept. 2017)

18.11.2016

Applications for Reception Primary Places (Sept. 2017). Apply online at kent.gov.uk/ola before 16th January, 2017.   ...Read More

Magistrates visit Years 5 & 6!

Magistrates visit Years 5 & 6!

27.06.2016

On Monday 27th June, the Magistrates School Liaison Service conducted an interactive session with the Year 5 & 6 children on the theme of the Justice system, law and order. Many were surprised to ...Read More

Reading Challenge

Reading Challenge

22.06.2016

On Tuesday 21st June, Jenny from Kent Library Services visited the school to invite the children to enter the Summer Reading Challenge. Children select (from their local public library) six books to r ...Read More

Developing Global Citizens

28.04.2016

Global Citizenship is not an additional subject, it is an ethos. At Weald CPS, it is implemented through a whole school approach involving everyone from the children to the wider community. It is ...Read More

Sports Premium Report 2016 available under ‘Parents’ tab

05.04.2016

Sports Premium Report 2016 available under ‘Parents’ tab ...Read More

Mercury Class Trip to Drusillas

22.03.2016

Mercury trip to Drusillas ...Read More

Hula hooping, jumping and dancing in support of Sport Relief: Friday 18th March

Hula hooping, jumping and dancing in support of Sport Relief: Friday 18th March

22.03.2016

          Hula hooping, jumping and dancing in support of Sport Relief: Friday 18th March. Thank you for your generous contributions.             ...Read More

Grace & Maiana lead Safer Internet Day Assembly: listen to podcast on Radio Weald

09.02.2016

Grace & Maiana lead Safer Internet Assembly: listen to podcast on Radio Weald ...Read More

Latest Assessment Information now available under ‘Pupils: Learning Links’.

03.02.2016

Latest Assessment Information now available under ‘Pupils: Learning Links’. ...Read More

Speaking & Listening opportunities abound through Weald Radio – see latest podcasts.

29.01.2016

Speaking & Listening opportunities abound through Weald Radio – see latest podcasts. ...Read More

Bridging the Gap

Bridging the Gap

26.01.2016

Bridging the Gap. On Tuesday, 26th January, twenty five children from Years 4, 5 & 6 enjoyed the inaugural session of the Weald CPS Bridge Club. We are grateful to Mr Mauve for launching this init ...Read More

The Horticultural Workshop blossomed once again

The Horticultural Workshop blossomed once again

09.12.2015

The Horticultural Workshop blossomed once again  on Friday 4th December. Sally Jones (governor and much valued friend of the school) brought her team of kindly volunteers to instruct the children in ...Read More

Grace & Maiana delivered an informative assembly on Online Safety

Grace & Maiana delivered an informative assembly on Online Safety

09.12.2015

Grace & Maiana delivered an informative assembly on Online Safety on Wednesday 9th November. They said that if anyone was worried about anything online, they should tell a trusted adult. They shou ...Read More

“Safeguarding is our highest priority” says Mr. Pyle on On-line Safety Day

18.11.2015

“Safeguarding is our highest priority” says Mr Pyle on Wednesday 16th November (On-line Safety Day). “The school’s focus on on-line safety is part of its deep-seated culture o ...Read More

Florence Wells wins Kent gymnastics title

16.11.2015

Florence Wells has been crowned Kent Champion in the 2005/6 age group at the county gymnastics championships in Tunbridge Wells. She performed on four pieces of apparatus – vault, bars, beam and ...Read More

Pink Day in aid of The Breast Cancer Campaign

06.11.2015

On Friday 23rd October, Pink Day (in aid of Breast Cancer Campaign) was a great success. All the children and staff within the school dressed in pink to raise money for this extremely worthy charity. ...Read More

Jane Garvey from BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour will launch Radio Weald on Thursday 19th November

06.11.2015

Jane Garvey from BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour will be visiting Weald CPS on Thursday 19th November to launch the school’s new Radio station. Jane, who was the first voice on Radio 5 Li ...Read More

Weald CPS Netball & Football teams continue to flourish

06.11.2015

Weald CPS Netball & Football teams continue to flourish in the inter-school league. On Wednesday 4th November, impressive victories were recorded against Crockham Hill. We extend our thanks to Mr ...Read More

New National Curriculum Evening: Thursday 15th October at 6.30 p.m.

15.10.2015

New National Curriculum Evening: Thursday 15th October at 6.30 p.m. This is an opportunity for you to get up to speed with the aims, revised content and assessment methods associated with the New Nati ...Read More

National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day

08.10.2015

              National Poetry Day on 8th October witnessed Mr Thacker (under his pseudonym, ‘Lightning Mattqueen’) composing and delivering the first rec ...Read More

Election fever hits Weald!

30.09.2015

Election fever hits Weald! On Tuesday 29th September, nine Year 6 girls and three Year 6 boys stood for the positions of Head Girl and Head Boy respectively. They delivered short but highly impressive ...Read More

Starting school with a skip and a smile

07.09.2015

29 new pupils started in our Reception Class (Pluto) today and we are delighted to report that they all trotted happily through the Green Gate. There were very few tears (from the children at least!). ...Read More

Summer Fete is a triumph in glorious sunshine!

15.07.2015

The 2015 Weald Summer  Fete was a triumph in glorious sunshine. The Village Green was a hive of enjoyable activity: children and mums danced; penalties were fired at Mr Pyle; cream cakes thrown at Mr ...Read More

The School Pond is ready for use!

The School Pond is ready for use!

25.06.2015

The School Pond is ready for use! Mr Jon Elbra has furnished us with a superb pond for children to enjoy in their learning. This newly constructed feature just inside the school gate which leads to th ...Read More

A Day of Celebration!

15.05.2015

On Thursday 14th May, two adjudicators from Pearson Education’s Teacher of the Year Awards visited to witness and hear about Mrs Scott’s outstanding dedication to school life. They viewed ...Read More

Cross Country Success

08.05.2015

The school enjoyed tremendous success at the District Cross Country Championships on Wednesday 6th May at Chiddingstone. The junior girls’ team won their event with the first four runners all finish ...Read More

Sporting Excellence!

Sporting Excellence!

27.04.2015

On Wednesday 23rd April at Edenbridge School, the Year 3/4 Netball and Years 5/6 Football District Tournaments were staged. Our girls, enjoying the honour of representing their school at such an event ...Read More

Mrs Scott reaches final of prestigious Pearson Teacher of the Year Awards

Mrs Scott reaches final of prestigious Pearson Teacher of the Year Awards

27.04.2015

We are delighted and proud to announce that Mrs Scott has been selected as a finalist for the highly prestigious 2015 Pearson Teaching Awards. Finalists were selected from thousands of nominations acr ...Read More

Staff Team retain their title as PTA Quiz Night champions

30.03.2015

The Staff Team retains its title as Quiz Night champions. The PTA staged another highly successful Quiz Night on Saturday 28th March. A big thank you to Wendy Thatcher and her team of helpers for sta ...Read More

Pluto and Mercury classes explore the wonders of Riverhill Gardens

Pluto and Mercury classes explore the wonders of Riverhill Gardens

30.03.2015

We are tremendously fortunate to have a close relationship with Riverhill House and are indebted to Sarah Rogers for making the gardens available for children to experience the awe and wonder of outdo ...Read More

Jupiter and Neptune classes are guided around Hever Castle by Henry V111!

Jupiter and Neptune classes are guided around Hever Castle by Henry V111!

30.03.2015

On Wednesday 25th March, Jupiter and Neptune classes visited Hever Castle for the ‘Tudor Time Travellers Experience’. We enjoyed a tour of the castle by Henry VIII and Sir Thomas Bol ...Read More

Pluto children delight audience as they pull up "The Enormous Turnip"

Pluto children delight audience as they pull up “The Enormous Turnip”

30.03.2015

On Wednesday 25th  March, Pluto children delighted their parents, grandparents and the rest of the audience in a joyful presentation of “The Enormous Turnip”. There were no signs of stage ...Read More

Rainbow maintenance boys come up trumps

Rainbow maintenance boys come up trumps

07.03.2015

Thank you …. to the team of parent helpers who pitched up to school on Saturday 7th March to be part of a maintenance and improvement team. The willingness to ensure that the school site is attr ...Read More

Great Fire of London workshop

Great Fire of London workshop

06.03.2015

Saturn Class was treated to a Great Fire of London workshop on Tuesday 3rd March. Through a variety of activities, the children reinforced and extended their learning about ‘The Fire’. They also w ...Read More

Science Show turns children's heads to the night sky

Science Show turns children’s heads to the night sky

06.03.2015

  On Thursday 5th March, Jupiter and Neptune Classes were treated to an informative and entertaining Science Show at Sevenoaks School. The topic was large and little things in space. The children ...Read More

Evolution explained through a fascinating animal workshop

Evolution explained through a fascinating animal workshop

13.02.2015

Zoolab delivered a fascinating workshop to the Year 6 children on Darwinism and evolution. The children (and staff) were able to observe at close quarters and handle a tortoise, a giant snail and a co ...Read More

Jack Nolan captivates audience with his presentation on Australia

Jack Nolan captivates audience with his presentation on Australia

12.02.2015

On Thursday 12th February, Jack Nolan (Year 6) captivated the school with his educational and amusing presentation on Australia. His family trip to the other side of the world involved a journey from ...Read More

Internet Safety Day: Tuesday 10th February

Internet Safety Day: Tuesday 10th February

10.02.2015

Internet Safety Day: Tuesday 10th February. Mr Hardy, Gabriel Williams and Catherine Barwick delivered a most informative assembly on how to keep safe online. They asked the school to follow the SMART ...Read More

Wear Red for the British Heart Foundation

Wear Red for the British Heart Foundation

06.02.2015

Nearly £200.00 was raised for the British Heart Foundation as Weald CPS dressed red and made red cakes for sale after school. Miss Pirot helped to organise the day – we are grateful for her ent ...Read More

Safeguarding the natural world

03.02.2015

Safeguarding the natural world. Owing to the initiative, drive and enthusiasm of Finley Webster, Toby Ginno, Ben Sellors and Harry Lee, the school has raised sufficient money to adopt two Qinling gian ...Read More

Road Safety Show entertains and educates

Road Safety Show entertains and educates

03.02.2015

On Tuesday 3rd February, The Smart Brothers delivered a humorous and educational show on road safety. The main message of “Stop, Look, Listen and Think” was embedded into the children̵ ...Read More

Weald pupils are proud of their school

16.01.2015

Weald pupils are proud of their school! The Pupil Forum feedback assembly on 15th January highlighted the areas of school life where children were proud of their school; namely, teaching, the buddy sy ...Read More

Anti-bullying Ambassadors’ Assembly

13.01.2015

On Tuesday 13th January, Mrs Scott and the Anti-bullying Ambassadors delivered a special assembly in which they fed back the results of the questionnaire survey conducted in November. They informed us ...Read More

15th January is Martin Luther King Day ... the school discusses the issue of racial inequality

15th January is Martin Luther King Day … the school discusses the issue of racial inequality

13.01.2015

15th January is Martin Luther King Day ….the school discusses the issue of racial inequality. In PSHE Assembly this term, we have been continuing our discussion about the United Nations Conventi ...Read More

Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Save the Children raises awareness of children in less fortunate situations

Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Save the Children raises awareness of children in less fortunate situations

12.12.2014

Christmas Jumper Day (introduced and organised by Miss Pirot) raised more than £150.00 for Save the Children. Pupils and staff lit up the classrooms and playground with illuminated and colourful Chri ...Read More

Crisis at Weald CPS as Christmas post box overflows.

Crisis at Weald CPS as Christmas post box overflows.

10.12.2014

The Year 6 Postmasters and mistresses have experienced an unprecedented workload as greetings cards have arrived at the school in ever increasing volumes. “We have never known anything like this ...Read More

All the fun of the Fair

03.12.2014

The Weald Christmas Fair (which took place in sunshine!) on Saturday 29th November proved to be a tremendous success. Organised by a PTA team led efficiently by Liezl Van Der Merwe, the event raised ...Read More

The Best of British Baking

28.11.2014

Saturn Class are following a programme of cooking to celebrate and learn more about the Saints’ days and other British festivals. Mrs Ritchie who gives generously of her time (and bakes a cake f ...Read More

Venus Class travels back in time

28.11.2014

On Thursday 27th November, Venus Class enjoyed a good day out learning about the Iron Age and the Celts at Hadleigh Country Park in Essex. Venus trip to Hadleigh Country Park ...Read More

Superheroes arrive at Weald to help Children in Need

Superheroes arrive at Weald to help Children in Need

14.11.2014

On Friday 14th November, children and staff arrived at school in superhero outfits as part of a fundraising day in aid of Children in Need. Quite a confusing scene as Batmen/women, Spidermen/women, Su ...Read More

Winning ways

13.11.2014

On Monday 10th November, the football team enjoyed a thrilling 3-2 victory against Hever Primary School. The match was played on our new MUGA surface. Last year, several inter-school fixtures had to b ...Read More

Weald CPS remembers

11.11.2014

The school remembers those  who have died or been injured in war at a special Remembrance Assembly on 11th November. ...Read More

Back to School with Book Day

Back to School with Book Day

03.11.2014

Children’s curiosity to read and write was sharpened through a range of activities during Book Week (6th-10th October). Each class took it in turns to write a chapter towards a whole school stor ...Read More

The "Best of British" collaboration as Dame Kelly opens Weald MUGA

The “Best of British” collaboration as Dame Kelly opens Weald MUGA

06.10.2014

The “Best of British” Collaboration as Dame Kelly Holmes opens Weald MUGA On Friday 3rd October, in resplendent sunshine, Dame Kelly Holmes cut the yellow ribbon to open formally the Weald ...Read More

Dads' Breakfast: a great success!

Dads’ Breakfast: a great success!

08.05.2014

On Friday, 2nd May, the School Hall pulsated with enthusiasm as large numbers of children, dads, uncles and grandfathers assembled for breakfast. This year’s challenge was to build a tower with ...Read More

Ian Whybrow: famous children's author visits Weald

Ian Whybrow: famous children’s author visits Weald

18.03.2014

On Wednesday 18th March, Ian Whybrow, the highly popular children’s author visited Weald. The children were spell-bound as Ian re-told his Harry and the Dinosaurs series of books and encouraged ...Read More

World Book Day: Thursday 6th March

04.03.2014

The children will receive a £1.00 voucher to be spent on a book of their choice. There will also be a Bookmark Competition and lots of other literary activities on the day. Children should attend in ...Read More

New Boilers installed!

05.02.2014

Two brand new boilers were installed on Wednesday 5th February. The children were granted an extended playtime to witness a small crane lowering the two oil boilers (weighing half a ton each) over the ...Read More

An ugly Giant visits Weald!

An ugly Giant visits Weald!

03.02.2014

An inspiring and innovative writing project based on “Process Drama” was launched in assembly on Monday 3rd February. The children arrived to find a giant asleep in the Hall. Once woken by ...Read More

Science Week: I’m forever blowing bubbles!

21.01.2014

During the week commencing 20th January, the children were inspired into scientific enquiry through a series of exhilarating workshops. They gasped in awe and wonder at the mystery of water being set ...Read More

Weald ranked 1st of 134 local schools in Performance Tables

13.12.2013

In this year’s Performance Tables Weald CPS was ranked 8th of 134 Primary Schools within a 10 mile radius for the percentage of pupils achieving Level 4 in Reading, Writing & Maths and 1st o ...Read More

Christmas Fair brings in the crowds!

02.12.2013

The Weald and wider communities came together to enjoy all the festive fun of this year’s Christmas Fair. Father Christmas was in residence in Pluto to chat with and offer gifts to the children ...Read More

Trip to Malawi a great success!

Trip to Malawi a great success!

22.11.2013

Over the October half-term break, Mr Pyle, Mrs Priest, Miss Lewis , Miss Evans and Mr Elbra enjoyed a busy time in Malawi engaged with the following educational initiatives: The embedding of  the Joi ...Read More

Neptune trip to Kent & East Sussex Railway

Neptune trip to Kent & East Sussex Railway

22.11.2013

This trip on 26th September focused on the whole-school “Energy” topic and opened up many lines of cross curricular enquiry including: the history of the railways; transport geography; steam power ...Read More

Christmas Fayre

21.11.2013

Weald Primary School Christmas Fayre is on Saturday 30th November 2013 from 2-4pm and we look forward to welcoming you and your families. Stock up on Christmas pressies, visit Santa in his fabulous gr ...Read More

Children in Need at Weald

Children in Need at Weald

18.11.2013

On Friday 15th November, the school threw itself wholeheartedly into fundraising activities for the national appeal, “Children in Need”. Staff, pupils and parents dressed in their pyjamas ...Read More

Weald CPS is awarded the status of Global Learning expert Centre

01.09.2013

“Weald CPS is one of only five schools in South-East England to have been recognised and awarded the status of Global Learning expert Centre. The Global Learning Programme (GLP) is an exciting natio ...Read More

Welcome

30.08.2013

Welcome to the new website for Weald Community Primary School. This site is still under construction; however, it is beginning to take shape and will, we believe, act as a useful tool for enhancing an ...Read More

Weald 10K

Weald 10K

30.08.2013

The Weald 10K and Fun Run, which took place on Sunday 8th September 2013, proved to be a great success. Dame Kelly Holmes started the race and commented: It’s a great event and one that brings the l ...Read More