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Newbury Park Primary School

Nursery Admissions

Newbury Park Nursery has part-time places for 104 pupils. Morning sessions run from 8.45am to 11.45am and afternoon sessions run from 12.30pm to 3.30pm.  Children are eligible to start the term after their 3rd birthday.         

Nursery applications 2023/24

If your child is born between 1st September 2019 to 31st August 2020 and would like to apply for a Nursery place, please click on the link below to complete an application form.  Once completed the form will be automatically sent to the admissions officer.   

Nursery Admissions Form

To help support your child's development for nursery please see powerpoint below -  'Lets Get Ready for Nursery' 

Lets Get Ready for Nursery Powerpoint

Any queries please email admin@newburypark.redbridge.sch.uk.                                                                     

  Admissions are considered as follows: –

  1. Looked after children and children previously looked after but immediately after being looked after become subject to an adoption, residence order or special guardianship order.  A looked after child is a child who is in care of a Local Authority as defined by Section 22 of the Children Act 1989.

  2. Siblings – with preference to older children according to their date of birth, preference will only be given to those with siblings who will still be in attendance at the date of the admission.

  3. All other applicants, with preference to older children according to their date of birth.

Admission to a nursery class does not guarantee admission to the main school. You will need to apply again for a place in a reception class through the London Borough of Redbridge at the appropriate time.  If you child does not attend nursery or has a place in another early years setting this will not affect their chance when applying for school admission.

The Statutory Right to appeal does not apply to admissions to Nursery Classes.

New Starter Information

Dear Families

On behalf of all the staff and governors, it gives us great pleasure to welcome you and your child to Newbury Park Primary School.

We have a strong sense of community and a nurturing ethos that recognises the importance of meeting the needs of the whole child and fostering a ‘can do’ approach to learning.  We recognise our moral obligation in providing children with the skills and confidence to prosper in today’s society, and the part we can play in the wider world.

We put learning first and we do this so that our pupils are given the chance to become successful individuals within a safe and secure environment. We strive for high standards so that our pupils can achieve, and we expect considerate behaviour to be an essential part of this.

Education is for All, pupils and adults alike, and our curriculum is developing so that we can provide purposeful, varied and enriched activities.  There are many opportunities to celebrate the achievements of the children through a range of community events and school gatherings throughout the year.

Our aim is to develop pupils that are confident communicators, not only using the basic skills of literacy and numeracy, but also applying these in a creative way to develop expression and problem solving abilities.

We recognise that sometimes things can go wrong and so welcome the views and thoughts of all associated with the school.  The home/school partnership is important to us, and your child’s learning and well-being.  If you require further information or support, please speak to your child’s class teacher, or refer to our communication guidelines. We wish your child every success and happiness at Newbury Park.

Below are useful links for your information for new starters.  Please note that you will not be able to open accounts for school dinner money or Parentmail (school communications system) until your child has started our school.

Arrangements for the school day 

School calendar dates 2024/2025

Absence during term time

Attendance Policy March 23

School Uniform 

 

Information for Parents - how to register and eligibility for free school meals & pupil premium.  

Safeguarding Information - Nut Free School

Iris Parentmail (school communication system)

Once your child has started school you should receive a link the next day to join our school communication system.  Please click on the link to register and ensure that you set a 12 digit password.   If you have any difficulties please email the admin inbox (admin@newburypark.redbridge.sch.uk).   Please click on the link for further information.

Iris Parentmail 

School learning platforms

All pupils once they have started use various learning platforms (Google classroom, My Maths, Bub Club).  Again you will receive a link via Parentmail to all platforms with your child's username and password.  Please see below information to help you connect to these learning platforms.  There is also further information on our website under Home Learning.

Google classroom - Instructions for parents

My Maths