Monthly Archives: May 2017

A well earned break!

Wow; where did that half term go? I find it hard to believe that I have just completed my first half term as Headteacher at Whitkirk Primary school. It’s certainly been an action packed few weeks. We’ve had residential, triathlons, … Continue reading

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The latest from your governing board at Whitkirk Primary

This governor blog has been written by our Vice Chair – Matthew Pattison.   Many key events have take place in school in the last few weeks and the governing body feel that it’s time to share some of these … Continue reading

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Sharing the Ofsted report

What an eventful week we’ve had! There have been many wonderful learning experiences for the children in and out of school. Thursday was particularly quiet in the building as we had a number of our children enagaged in terrific learning … Continue reading

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SATs week blog

We have over 400 children in school from Reception to Year 6, however, I’d like to start this week’s blog by saying a massive well done to Year 6. This week has been extremely challenging for them in terms of … Continue reading

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What a team we have!

Well, it’s certainly been a week we’ll not forget in a hurry! As I’m sure you’re all aware, we had an inspection team from Ofsted visit us this Wednesday and Thursday. I think the lead inspector was shocked when he … Continue reading

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