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  • Late Arrivals

    4th April 2014

    If your child arrives at school after 9.00am they need to come in through the main entrance & be registered at the office.


    We will continue to work hard to ensure that all of our children arrive at school on time every day (before 9.00am). There are currently 8 children who continue to arrive late on a regular basis.

  • Book Fair

    3rd April 2014

    Our recent Scholastic Book Fair was a huge success, we raised £508.00 for books for our school. A BIG thank you to everyone who attended & showed support!


  • School Dinners Price Increase

    3rd April 2014

    We have been informed by Education Catering that they will need to put their prices up after Easter. As from Tuesday 22nd April the cost of a school dinner will be £2.10 per day/£10.50 per week.

  • Shop For Schools 2014

    27th March 2014

    We are once again taking part in the Shop For Schools Scheme. Between 29th March & 29th April you, your family & friends can earn points for our school by shopping in the in the Four Season Shopping Centre & taking your receipts the friendly staff at the Customer Services Desk.


    If you would like more information about the scheme please click on the website link:

  • Dragons

    26th March 2014

    Year 1 have been learning about Dragons. They got creative & designed this display board.



    26th March 2014

    We would like to congratulate Miss Graney as she has successfully applied for a new post at Skegby Junior Academy. She will begin work there after Easter. We will be very sorry to see her leave Wainwright, but wish her all the best for the future.


    We are very pleased to be able to welcome Mr Andrew Spencer to our team for the Summer Term. He is a very experienced teacher & has already been into school to work alongside Miss Graney & meet the children.


    Miss Graney & Mr Spencer will be planning & working toge

  • Coffee Morning

    24th March 2014

    We held a Coffee Morning on Friday 21st March & raised £30.00. Thank you to everyone who came along!

  • Spelling Bee

    21st March 2014

    We are pleased to annouce the return of the Wainwright Primary Academy Spelling Bee.


    Children will take home words to learn over the next few days. The class teachers will then arrange for a class spelling competition for the children who want to take part & the winners will go through to the year group final.


    A year group final will then be held & the overall group winner will recieve a prize. All children taking part will recieve a certificate.


    The winners will recieve their prizes in the whole school ass

  • Sherwood Pines

    20th March 2014

    Year 3 had the opportunity to visit Sherwood Pines on Thursday 13th March 2014. This trip was to help develop working together as a team & thinking skills. Activities included den building & being an animal detective. You will find our photographs here!

  • Football Match

    14th March 2014

    We organised a football match for the children that particpate in our weekly After School Football Club. The children played against Kingsway Primary School on Thursday 13th March 2014 & won 3-1! We are very proud, the children did a great job!

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    Twycross Zoo

    13th March 2014

    Year 4 had an amazing opportunity to visit Twycross Zoo as part of our Amazon Rainforest Topic on Tuesday 11th March 2014.


    They will be took part in various investigational activities around the zoo including a Rainforest explorer & adaptation & habitat sessions with the zoo keepers. They had the opportunity to take part in supervised access to & handling of smaller rainforest creatures.


    Here are some photographs they took, they had a great day!




  • World Book Day Photographs

    7th March 2014

    Here are some photographs from our World Book Day that took place on Thursday 6th March. Both pupils & staff dressed up & pupils took part in various activities throughout the day. We all had so much fun!

  • Uniform

    11th February 2014

    We have been working hard to make sure that the children are wearing their correct uniform. Some parents have asked to have this clarified. As a reminder, children should wear:


    • Blue/white blouse, short or polo shirt
    • Black/grey trousers/skirt
    • Navy jumper/sweatshirt/cardigan (preferably with the school logo)
    • Black/grey tights or socks
    • Black shoes (not trainers)
    • Blue & white summer dress


    Please make sure that all uniform is named.


    No jewellery other than watches or stud earrings should be worn. Children must be abl

  • Sainsbury's Active Kids 2014

    5th February 2014

    Active Kids is back again, and this year there are even more great reasons to get involved!


    Active Kids vouchers are available to collect from all Sainsbury's stores, petrol stations and when ordering groceries online, between Wednesday 29th January and Tuesday 20th May 2014.


    Please bring your Active Kids vouchers into the main school reception, were there is a collection box.


    For more details, please visit their website:

  • Cookery Club

    27th January 2014

    We will be running the Cookery Club again after the February half term holiday.


    The club will take place on Mondays from 3.30 - 4.30pm, for 6 weeks, starting on Monday 24th February and the last date will be on Monday 31st March.


    There will be a charge of £1.00 per pupil per week to cover the cost of ingedients and children will also need to bring an apron with them.



  • Diary Dates for 2014

    21st January 2014

    Spring Term

    24.01.14 - KS2 Big Bird Watch

    12.02.14 - Open Evening

    13.02.14 - Open Evening

    14.02.14 - School Closes for Half Term

    17.02.14 - 21.02.14 - Half Term Holiday

    24.02.14 - School re-opens

    26.02.14 - Photographs (Years 3, 4, 5 & 6)

    12.03.14 - Photographs (Nursery, Reception, Year 1 & Year 2)

    04.04.14 - Last day of term - School Closes for Easter

    07.04.14 - 21.04.14 - Easter Holidays

    Summer Term

    22.04.14 - School re-opens

    05.05.14 - May Day (School Closed)

    21.05.14 - School Closes for Half Term

    22.05.14 - Polling Da

  • Inset Day & Polling Day!

    15th January 2014

    We had planned to have an Inset Day on Monday 24th February 2014 but have had to make a change, and the date for the Inset Day now is Friday 23rd May 2014.


    We will also be closed to pupils on Thursday 22nd May 2014 as we are being used as a Polling Station for the European Parliamentary Elections.

  • Bookbags

    13th January 2014

    Our school bookbags are available at the school office - they are now £3.00 each.

  • Lateness & Attendance!

    9th January 2014

    We will continue to work hard to ensure that all of our children arrive at school on time every day (before 9.00am).


    We are also working to ensure that children attend school every day. We have improved attendance over the last term, but will work hard to make it even better.

  • Thank You!

    7th January 2014

    Many thanks for everyones help and support during the Christmas shows, parties and activities. The children thouroughly enjoyed performing for you! Our collections raised £50 for the John Eastwood Hospice. Thank you to the parents who helped organise the Hamper Raffle - they raised a fantastic £425 towards the Christmas avtivities for the children.


    Thank you!