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  • Reception Open Day Sessions

    Published 23/09/22

    Wednesday 12th October 2022 9:15am-10am Thursday 3rd November 2022 9:15am-10am

    You do not need to book these sessions, just turn up on either of the sessions, both starting at 09:15. During the sessions you will have a tour of our Academy and have an opportunity to meet the reception teachers. 

    Applying for place in Reception in primary and schools for September 2023

    If your child’s 4th birthday falls between 1st September 2022 and 31st August 2023, you will need to apply for their primary school place, if you haven’t done so already.

    How to apply: It is quick and easy to apply is online at www.westnorthants.gov.uk/admissions. The application process opened on 9th September 2022 and you will need to register using an email address.

    Alternatively, you may wish to complete a paper application form which you can request from the West Northants School Admissions Team (0300 126 7000). You may also download a copy of the composite prospectus from the West Northants Council website; ‘Applying for a Primary School Place in West Northamptonshire 2023/24’, and you are advised to read this carefully before making your application.

    Closing date for applications:

    Your application form must reach the council by 15th January 2023. If your application is late (ie you miss the deadline of 15th January 2023), this may affect your chances of obtaining a place for your child at one of your preferred schools.

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  • Queen Elizabeth II

    Published 08/09/22

    We express our deepest sympathies for the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Her dedication to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and to her other realms and territories is unparalleled and we thank her for her service. Our academy will observe the mourning period whilst continuing to support our pupils, families and staff.

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  • September 2023 NURSERY places available

    Published 05/05/20

    We currently have a waiting list for nursery places this academic year but please do apply in case a space becomes available. We are also taking applications for Academic Year 2023-2024

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  • Applying for a secondary school place 2022/2023

    Published 18/09/20

    Relevant for all YEAR6 Parents - Please see below information regarding how to apply for a secondary school place for your child. Applications open on the 10th September.

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  • Is your child eligible for free school meals?

    Published 20/03/20

    We want to make sure that we are providing your child with the best education and support we can. Woodvale Primary Academy receives extra funding from the government (£1,320) for children eligible for pupil premium.

    The money received will go towards:

    • free school meals for KS2 (year3-6 pupils eligible for pupil premium)
    • milk (OPT-IN) (year3-6 pupils eligible for pupil premium)
    • support staff such as teaching assistants
    • resources
    • sports clubs
    • subsidised music lessons
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  • New Reception Class Intake 2022

    Published 04/10/21

    For children starting school in September 2022, we are holding parent/carer tours of the school on:

    Wednesday 20th October 2021 09:30-10:30

    Wednesday 10th November 2021 13:30-14:30

    You do not need to book in advance, just turn up on one of the above dates.

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  • School Reopens - Monday 6th September

    Published 21/08/21

    Please also note the timings of the school day from September 6th:-

    Front and back gates open

    8:40am

    Classroom doors open (including Nursery)

    from 8:45am

    Registration

    8:55am - marked late after 9:05

    Front and back gates open for end of day collection

    3:10pm

    End of school day Reception to Year 6

    3:20pm

    End of day for Nursery

    3:30pm (Please note that parents of Nursery children are able to pick up from 3:20)

    *Please note – Reception children are not in school full time from September 6th and so they should follow the letter sent last week which explains on what days and times they should come to school. Nursery parents – please refer to your email regarding your child’s start date/time.

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  • Virtual World Book Day

    Published 03/03/21

    We will be setting lots of fun remote learning activities to help virtually celebrate this brilliant event. 

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  • Christmas Jumper Day 11th December

    Published 03/12/20

    Children are invited to wear their Christmas or winter wonderland jumpers on Friday 11th December. A suggested donation of £1 can be paid via parentpay (no cash please). Please contact the office if you cannot access parentpay. 

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  • School book fair

    Published 23/10/20

    Fill our school with free books, when you buy from our winter book fair!

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  • Woodvale Reception Intake 2021

    Published 15/10/20

    Reception Tours - for parents/carers of children that are starting school in September 2021

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  • Applying for a Reception primary school place 2022/2023

    Published 18/09/20

    RELEVANT for parents with children that turn 4 on or before 31/08/2022 - how to apply for a reception primary school place. Applications open on 10/09/2021.

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