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  • Welcome Back!

    18th April 2016

    We would like to welcome everyone back after the Easter Holidays.

    We hope everyone had a wonderful break.

  • Attendance

    1st April 2016

    Our 100% prize draw winners for this half term are Joshua, Leah, Eleanor and Maisie.

    Well done to all of children who have achieved 100% attendance this half term.

  • Happy Easter

    1st April 2016

    School will now be closed from Monday 4th April  and we will return to school on Monday 18th April.

    We would like to wish everyone a Happy Easter!

  • New School Menu - Spring Term 2016

    29th March 2016

    Nottinghamshire County Council currently provide our school dinners and this is contract is coming to an end at Easter. We have been working hard to find the best provider for our school dinners. Some of our pupils have helped us on this mission and they joined us on a great day out where different providers brought us their food to sample.


    We are pleased to say that our school dinners will be provided by a company called Chartwells; a leading provider in primary school meals in the UK.


    Here you can find th

  • Year 6 English Booster Sessions

    29th March 2016

    In preparation for the Year 6 SATs in May, we will be offering two booster sessions for English before school on a Wednesday and Thursday morning. The sessions will be from 8:30 – 9:00am. The sessions will start after the Easter holiday (Wednesday 20th & Thursday 21st April) and run every week until the exams. The last booster sessions will be Thursday 5th May.

    During the session your child will be offered toast and juice.

    The focus of the sessions will be grammar and spelling because this year the difficult

  • Sports Relief

    21st March 2016

    The children came to school dressed in their sports kits with a donation of 50p for Sports Relief. In our classes, we watched videos about different children who were of similar age to us and learnt about how their lives were different to ours. This then led us to discuss what we are thankful for.

    Throughout the day each class also took part in a skipathon, where we had to see who could skip the most to music in a timed minute! We had lots of fun!

    In one minute, the staff managed 2,404 skips altogether!!


  • World Book Day Costumes

    16th March 2016

    Here are some photographs taken of the staff at our school on World Book Day, we all came dressed as book characters. Everyone made a wonderful effort. 

  • Easter Egg Hunt

    15th March 2016

    Parents! Come and join your child in an Easter Egg Hunt at Wainwright Primary after school.

    Children take home a free chocolate egg and perhaps win the giant Easter Bunny!

    All parents/carers invited

    Easter Egg Hunt Dates

    • Reception and years 1 and 2 meet at your child’s classroom at home time - 3:10pm on the date below

    • Years 3,4,5 and 6 meet in the main hall at home time - 3:10pm on the date below

    Wednesday 16th March: Year 6

    Thursday 17th March: Year 5

    Friday 18th March: Year 4

    Monday 21st March: Year 3

    Tuesday 22n

  • Thank You!

    14th March 2016

    16 members of our staff will be taking part in the annual Pretty Muddy 'Race for Life' in June at Clumber Park to raise money for Cancer Research, our team will be called The Wainwright Warriors!

    We would like to thank Kier for their kind donation of £50. Kier are the building company responsible for our new academy building.

  • World Book Day

    11th March 2016

    As part of our activities for World Book Day, the well-known author Peter Murray visited school. Following on from this visit the children had the opportunity to purchase signed books at a cost of £6.00.

    Peter vistied each year group where he told one of his favourite stories Scabbajack. The children had a wonderful day!

  • Spring Term 1 Attendance

    4th March 2016

    5W and 2W were the best attenders three times in the last half term – making them the  best in school  - Well Done!

    Overall our attendance this term is now similar to national at 95%. A massive thank you to parents for supporting education in this way.

    Our academy target for attendance this year is 96% - with parents support we can do it!

  • Reviewed Anti-Bullying Policy

    2nd March 2016

    Here you will find our reviewed anti-bullying policy.

  • Results of Parents Questionnaire

    1st March 2016

    Parent Survey


    Strongly Agree



    Strongly Disagree

    My child feels safe at school





    My child makes good progress at this school





    School ensures my child is well looked after





    My child is taught well at this school





    There is a good standard of behaviour in school





    This school deals effectively with bullying





    This schools deals well to any concerns I raise





    I receive useful information from the school about my child’s progress





    Would you recommend this school to an

  • "You said .... we did"

    25th February 2016


    Thank you for responding to the parents survey. It really helps school leaders to have feedback to help improve our school. The results were very supportive and it’s good to know that we have the confidence of our parents. Some concerns/questions were raised:






    ·         5% of parents had questions about how the school deals with bullying

    WE DID:

    ·         anti- bullying week Autumn 2015

    ·         we reviewed the policy (it’s on this website)

    ·         appointment in school of an anti-bullying offi

  • Young Voices

    19th January 2016

    On Monday 18th January an excited bus full of Wainwright pupils travelled to Sheffield Motorpoint Arena to take part in Young Voices, the largest school concert in the world!

  • After School Clubs

    6th January 2016

    From Monday 11th January Mr Cave will be running after school sports clubs on Monday Tuesday and Wednesday.  Miss Robinson will be running a netball club on Mondays.

    Monday Y5/6 football - 3.10 - 4.10pm

    Monday Y3/4/5/6 Netball - 3.10 - 4.10pm

    Tuesday Y3/4 football - 3.10 - 4.10pm

    Wednesday Y3/4/5/6 Cricket - 3.10 - 4.10pm

  • Parent Survey

    20th November 2015

    We recently sent out a Survey for all parents to complete, if you would like a copy of this please see below. We would really appreciate your feedback. Thank you to everyone that has sent them back so far.

  • Children in Need

    16th November 2015

    We would like to thank everyone who donated to Children in Need on Friday 13th November. We raised a total of £523.00 for the worthwhile cause.

    • The children came to school dressed as their favourite Superheros or wore non-uniform for a donation of £1.00.
    • We sold homemade Pudsey Bear buscuits at a cost of 50p each.
    • Mrs Hallam sold Pudsey Bear wristbands at a cost of £1.00 each.
    • We had a large Pudsey Bear in our main hall, the children came in class by class and placed any spare change they had on it. We managed
  • Kindle Winners

    16th October 2015

    We would like to congratulate our half termly attendance winners, each child won a Kindle. The winners were announced after being drawn from a prize draw in assembly.

    Congratulations to ......

    • Surina-Jean Wilkinson-Schofield
    • Cody Dawn
    • Wiktoria Nowak
    • Oskar Szydlowski


  • New Library area!

    1st October 2015

    New Library area in the main school entrance!

    Starting from next week beginning 5th October after school at 3:10pm every Thursday parents are invited to help their child to choose a book from the new library in the main entrance after school at 3:10 – 3.30pm every Thursday.

    Come and see the giant dragon egg close up! Choose a lovely bedtime book to read with your child.

    Please support this weekly Thursday event.