Parents

Your Voice

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about our school. Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects of school life, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. Ofsted use the information you provide when making decisions about which schools to inspect, and when. …

Local Schools

We enjoy positive relationships with other local schools. Our ‘link school’ is Fawbert and Barnard Infant School. Children at Fawbert and Barnard Infant School are guaranteed a place at Reedings Junior, although parents are still required to complete the online application. Fawbert and Barnard Infant School website Leventhorpe Secondary School, Sawbridgeworth, is the most popular …

SEND

This area is to help parents understand how Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) is supported at our school. The Information Report details what we offer as a school and there are also flyers for relevant courses that are aimed specifically at parents. We operate an open door policy and hope that you feel comfortable …

eSafety

Staying safe on-line Keeping our children safe when using the internet and other networks (such as SMS) is one issue which has become ever more important in recent years. The attached newsletter sets out a range of developments and ideas relating to this important topic. Parents might also find useful information at www.internetmatters.org on helping …

Meals

School meals are provided by Herts Catering and cost £2.40. Pupils have a daily choice of healthy meals. Please contact the office for payment options. Please be aware that we do not allow nuts of any kind in school, including peanut butter, or any kiwi fruit. Please do not send your child to school with …

Sickness

From time to time children are sick (vomit) either at home or at school. Unfortunately it is not possible to distinguish between the causes, and therefore it is essential that the same rule of exclusion applies in all cases of vomiting or diarrhoea. In the Health Protection Agency document, “Guidelines for the Control of Infection …

SchoolComms

SchoolComms is our on-line payment system for school trips, music fees and dinner money. Please read the information below and contact the school office if you have any queries.

School Uniform

Pupils at Reedings are required to wear the school uniform. The school colours are royal blue, grey and white. Sweatshirts, cardigans and polo shirts may be worn with or without logos. White blouse or white shirt Grey skirt, pinafore dress, trousers or shorts Royal blue cardigan, sweatshirt or jumper Royal blue fleece (optional – outdoor …

PTA

We are an active, friendly and successful PTA; we hold many events throughout the year including Family Quizzes, Halloween and Valentine’s Discos, an Easter Egg Hunt, Christmas Fayre and many other events. We are always looking for extra help so if you are interested on being on the Committee or can be a regular helper at …

Emergency Closures

In the event of the school being closed for any reason we will notify you by text as early as possible. In the event of bad weather, information will also be on the Hertfordshire County website: www.hertfordshire.gov.uk and on local radio. Please follow the link below to sign up for information regarding school closure. https://member.everbridge.net/index/892807736725489#/login

Useful Links

Surveys HCC Childcare survey: https://surveys.hertfordshire.gov.uk/s/6Z24L/ Useful Downloads and Links http://www.aspects.org.uk/index http://injuryprevention.bmj.com/content/16/6/398.abstract http://nspcc.org.uk http://www.nspcc.org.uk/inform/publications/home_alone_wda73922.html http://www.nspcc.org.uk/inform/publications/outalone_wda65316.html http://www.walktoschool.org.uk/get-involved/parents/faqs http://familylives.org.uk/free-resources/multimedia/walking-school http://www.rospa.com/childsafety/inthehome Additional Needs HAND (Hertfordshire Additional Needs Database) Newsletter: www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/handnews Application for school places 2018 For guidance on how to apply for a place at our school please visit https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/admissions