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At Whitkirk Primary School, we believe that we work best when we work together and by working together, great things happen and we achieve. Every individual in school is seen as unique and is a vital piece of our Whitkirk community. 

We are commited to provide our pupils and families with a safe place where they are able to grow and weave their way into their future taking with them memorable experiences and a rich tapestry for learning.

Our School Values: 
Respect - Achievement - Trust - Safety - Forgiveness - Friendship 
  • To read our full statement of values and school rules click here.
  • To obtain a copy of the School's Behaviour Policy click here.

Admissions Arrangements:   
To accept your child's Reception Primary School place at Whitkirk Primary School, please respond by email to kkaur@whitkirkprimary.net. We look forward to welcoming you and your family into our school in the near future. 

To read our Admissions Policy click here.

Pupil Attainment:

Early Years data: 
The percentage of children reaching a good level of development (GLD) at the end of Reception.

2018

2019

2019 national

76%

79%

72%


Phonics Screening:

 

2018

2019

2019 national

Year 1 Screening

81%

72%

82%

Year 2
(pupils who did not pass the phonics screening in Year 1)

63%

 

 


Key Stage 1 Outcomes:
The number in brackets represents the percentage of pupils who achieved Greater Depth

 

2018

2019

2019 national

Reading

65% (23%)

60% (23%)

75%

Writing

61% (12%)

47% (2%)

69%

Maths

65% (19%)

72% (16%)

76%


Key Stage 2 Outcomes:
The number in brackets represents the percentage of pupils who achieved Greater Depth

 

2018

2019

2019 national

Reading

67% (21%)

50% (18%)

73%

Writing

72% (26%)

70% (18%)

78%

Maths

67% (21%)

71% (21%)

79%

GPS

64% (21%)

61% (18%)

79%

RWM

55% (12%)

43% (13%)

65%


Key Stage 2 average progress (average progress is measure where 0 is the national average)

 

2018

2019

Reading

-1.3

-2.7

Writing

+1.5

-0.5

Maths

-0.5

-0.5

  • To obtain information regarding inpretting progress scores click here.

Key Stage 2 average scaled scores (a score of 100 is the expected standard)

 

2018

2019

2019 national

Reading

102

100.3

104

Writing

N/A

N/A

105

Maths

102

102.9

106

  • School performance tables can be found by clicking here.
  • From September 2020, children in Reception, Years 1, 2 and 3 will follow the Read, Write, Inc phonics scheme. 
  • Click here to view the School's SEND Policy and Accessibility arrangements. 

Pupil Premium: 
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Our school works in partnerships with many different organisations in order to provide the very best PE and School sport for our  pupils. 
Sports Coaches UK: Delivering sports festivals to work alongside class teachers and after school clubs. 
The following link illustrate the varied PE curriculum delivered in our school: 
Sports Coaches UK

Leeds United: Provide CPD to help support teachers in their delivery of PE, training and advice, events and competition and increase engagement across the Curriculum. 
Thomas McStravick attends Whitkirk Primary every week and each half term Thomas will work with different classes and teachers. 

Thomas McStravick: "I have been working for the Leeds United Foundation since July 2017 after moving over from Ireland in June to take up the role of Schools Project Officer working on the Premier League Primary Stars project. I also work at the Leeds United Academy where I coach the u13's. My role within Whitkirk P.S is to deliver the Primary Stars programme to up-skill teachers in PE and deliver high quality lunchtime provision.