Parents

General Information

We value parental involvement both at home and at school and welcome you into school to share in your children’s learning: taking part in shared workshops watching assemblies helping in the classroom eg individual reading helping with school trips

School Hours

8:45am – 11:45am (Nursery) 8:50am – 3:00pm (Reception) 8:50am – 3:05pm (KS1) 8:50am – 3:10pm (KS2) Children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are invited to go straight in to their classroom between 8.40am and 8.50am. During this time children will complete early morning activities. For Year 3 through to Year 6, please ensure …

Policies

Family Learning

Workshops  

Parent and Pupil Surveys

2015 – 2016 Pupil, Parent and Staff Surveys As well as lots of aspects of school life where we have sustained strengths, there are many areas in which you have been pleased to see improvements over 2015 – 2016 which are detailed below. Of course, there are always areas to further develop too, and we …

Uniform

  The school uniform is: Red sweatshirt, fleece or cardigan White polo shirt or white shirt Grey or black trousers, short or skirts Grey or black pinafore or red checked summer dress Black, sensible shoes (no heels and not slip on) Sweatshirts, fleeces and cardigans with the school logo are available to purchase from the …

Finances

School’s Financial Value Standard: May 2017 Alban Wood continues to meet all of the standards of SFVS. Each year we are required to self-evaluate against these standards (school staff and the governing body) to ensure continuing and consistent best practice. A highly successful financial audit led by an independent auditor from Herts County took place …

PTA

Our PTA is a very important part of school life, and has in the past organised some fantastic events (Christmas Fair, Summer Fair, Halloween discos and much more!) and raised such important funds for use within school (purchasing many of our iPads, for example). If you would be interested in joining the PTA, please pop …

Wisepay

We have introduced a new system in school where parents who wish to can pay for school dinners, music lessons, Breakfast Club/After School Club with online payments made by debit or credit card. As we begin this system, we will continue to accept cash or cheque payments too. Logins have been sent to all parents (by …