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An archive of news stories from Newington Green Primary School

New Assessments

Dear Parents, As you know from parents meetings this year, the Government have changed the way children in schools are assessed at the end of year two and year six from this year. There has been a lot in the national press about this recently…

Deputy for the Out of School Project

After Easter we will be advertising for someone to deputise for Caroline, Head of the Out of School Project.  Hours would be term time from 3pm to 7pm each day.  We will ensure the advert is put out in the newsletter at Easter time; but in…

Chicks in Reception Class

On Wednesday morning, Beech and Sycamore were lucky enough to see their first egg hatch. Welcome to the world, Hannah! Please feel free to come and visit the chicks over the next week.

Emergency numbers

Please ensure you update  the school of any new contact details and addresses if you believe they have changed. It is very important we can make contact with you in an emergency.  

Upcoming Parent/Carer Courses

We are planning on hosting two courses with the support of Islington Adult Community Learning after Easter half term. If you are interested please speak to Parul in the office to sign up to them. The first course is Learning through Play a six week …

London Zoo

Year 2 went to London Zoo as part of our Habitat topic this term. We had an amazing time spotting the different animals and learning more about their habitats! Please ask us questions about our fun day!  

Attendance and Punctuality

Well done to Maple class who have achieved 98.2% and Mulberry class who achieved 99.6% in attendance this week. Well done to Holly, Palm and Rowan class who have achieved no lates this week!  


Well done to the 204 children who received Gold this week. Well done to the 511 children who received Silver this week.  

Our New Reading Garden

Some of you may have noticed that work has now started on our new reading garden, which backs onto our library and is opposite the Year 1 classrooms. We would like to thank the PTA for contributing £2, 500 towards the cost of the garden…

World Book Day

Next Thursday we will be celebrating World Book Day.  Children and adults can bring in their favourite book from home to read with a buddy in the afternoon session and there will be a whole school shared reading session happening between 2.30 and 3.00pm. Following…