11 December 2013
Inspection of Burbage School by Ofsted
Burbage School will be inspected by Ofsted on 12 and 13 December
11 November 2013
Job advertisement - full time SENCo
25 October 2013
School finishes for half term holiday today. School will begin again on Monday 4 November.
9 October 2013
Parents' Evening will be on Thursday 24 October.
7 October 2013
Burbage Pupil Premium statement
3 September 2013
SCHOOL BEGINS AGAIN ON TUESDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2013
17 July 2013
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN TO HELP US REWARD OUTSTANDING MEMBERS OF EDUCATION SUPPORT STAFF
We are asking children, staff, parents/carers and members of the wider community to make nominations in our first-ever awards for education support staff. These awards are aimed at rewarding teaching assistants, premises staff, admin staff, kitchen staff, cleaning staff –they are for anyone who is not a teacher.
To find out more, please click here.
Maths parent workshop
We will be holding a maths workshop for KS1 and KS2 parents to take place on Wednesday 17th July from 3pm to 3.25pm. We will be sharing with you a few ideas on how to make sure your children keep up their progress in maths during the holidays. You will be given names of websites to go on and a pack of fun worksheets to keep your child thinking about maths while still having fun!
We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible on Wednesday.
School will be closed on Friday 24 May 2013 for staff training.
School will be closed on Friday 22 March for staff training.
18 January 2013
Governors decided last night to begin the process to convert all five schools in the Best Start Federation into academies.
10 January 2013
The Best Start Federation is featured as an example of good practice in a new report published today. See Page 36 in ‘Unleashing Greatness’, the report of the Academies Commission, January 2013.
7 January 2013
Letter to parents/carers re: the death of Sandra Philips and school closure on Friday 11 January 2013.
School closes on Thursday 20 December 2012 for the Christmas holidays. School resumes on Monday 7th January 2013.
17 December 2012
Burbage is on the list of the top 100 most improved primaries in England from 2009-2012
5th December 2012
Apply for teacher training through the School Direct programme
3 December 2012
We are consulting on our draft SRE policy. All comments should be emailed to email@example.com by 15 January 2012. You can read the draft policy here:
22 November 2012
The Governing Body of the Best Start Federation are considering whether or not the schools should convert into academy schools.
We are keen to consult with all relevant parties and will be providing more information soon. If you would like to share your views with us, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
You can find out more information on the Department for Education (DfE) website: http://www.education.gov.uk/schools/leadership/typesofschools/academies
School will be closed on Friday 30th November for staff training.
8 October 2012
Burbage Pupil Premium statement
27 March 2012
Only three classes will be closed due to the NUT strike action: nursery, Y1 Diamond and Y2 Moonstone.
Parents' Evening is on Thursday 9 February.
28 January 2012
We've added the new school rules to the website. You can also download the new Positive Behaviour Policy.
School will be closed on Monday 9 January for staff training.
8 December 2012
Letter to parents regarding leadership arrangements at Burbage