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Westglade Primary School

Westglade Primary School

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School Values

  • Resilience
  • Creativity
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  • Respect
  • Honesty

School Events Blog

RSHE day 2021

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These brilliant pupils organised our RSHE day events today. They planned activities, set up competitions and led the assembly to the whole school

A little something from all of the staff to our amazing children!

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Mother's Day Breakfast for Yrs 1-6

Thursday 19th March and Friday 20th March from 8:30.

Please ensure all slips are handed back into the school office by Thursday 12th March as stated on the letter sent out last Thursday. Unfortunately we cannot accept any forms after this date as the Kitchen staff have to order the food in. Parents that have already handed in their slips will receive an official invite card this Friday.

World Book Day 2020

Reception and KS1 had an amazing diamond reward trip to see The Snow Dragon at Lakeside Arts theatre. They even had a play on the park too!

On 4th December 2019... we had our annual Christmas Fair. We hope you enjoyed yourselves!

Christmas Productions

Open evening for prospective Reception age pupils starting in September 2020

From 3:30pm


We are hosting an open evening for new parents of pupils that will be applying for school places in Reception starting in September 2020. Staff will be on hand to give you a tour of our school and answer any questions you may have. No booking required.


If your child currently attends our nursery you do not need to attend.



What a wonderful Macmillian Coffee Morning we have had!

The eagle-eyed among you may have noticed new blog pages popping up... these are under construction for next year. Stay tuned!

Summer Fair

Unfortunately we have had to cancel this years Summer Fair. We are planning to stage an event in the Autumn term.

Many thanks and apologies

I'm sure you're as proud of your children as we are!

14th May 2019 - Ofsted


We will be opening our doors as Ofsted visit us on site all day tomorrow. We are looking forward to sharing all of the things that make Westglade so great!


See the attached guide below for more information.

Sports week at Westglade 20th - 24th May 2019

Space themed non-uniform day - Monday 18th March 2019. No donation, get creative!

Red Nose day non uniform day - Friday 15th March - £1.00 donation

World Book Day 2019

Thank you to BJSSLabs for providing such an excellent insight into working in IT consultancy and showing us around their offices, in particular Tanya, Leigh, Paul and Andy. Our diamond card children had a great time!

We're looking forward to our Andy Goldworthy art this week and next. Check out our class blog pages!

Welcome back to the start of Spring 1!

Christmas raffle tickets are still on sale - £1.00 per strip. Tickets will be on sale at break times. Children in KS1 and nursery can hand money and how many tickets they would like to members of staff and they will ensure you get your tickets

We have had a fabulous Christmas Fair at Westglade. We hope you have enjoyed it!

This weeks Champions Late League results - Butterflies our first champions....???

Last weeks Champions Late League results - Can anyone catch the Butterflies?

This week's Champions Late League results. We are now half way through the competition!

We had a great staff meeting on Wednesday for Mastery in Maths. Lots of great ideas about breaking learning down to enable all to achieve. Thanks!

Creating a calm and stimulating learning environment with consistency across school.

We have a great group of parents for our keeping children safe on the internet course.

Reminder: We have an INSET this Friday (30th) for staff training. School will be closed to pupils.

Champions Late League results w/c 19/11/18

Champions Late League results for w/c 12/11/18

This weeks results...

Children in Need pyjama day

Change of date for school photos

Westglade Primary Champions Late League - Coming soon........

Westglade Primary Food Drive

Our Macmillian coffee morning raised £220. Thank you for all your on-going support!

Children's Choice Menu next week!

Children's Choice Menu


The children have been designing and voting for their favourite school menu.

This menu will be available for the children next week (W/B 01/10/2018)

Reminder that school meals are free for children in Butterflies, Hedgehogs, Kingfishers and for any children entitled to income based free school meals.

Price list for school meals:

Bees (Nursery) £9.25 per week

Lynxes, Wolves, Otters, Magpies, Owls and Bats £10.25 per week.

What a wonderful time we had a music camp!

First Gold Book of the new school year - what wonderful nomination reasons we have had!

What a wonderful leaving assembly we had and we wish Miss Coles all the best in her retirement and know Mr Hallam will bring as much joy to his new school as he has here at Westglade.

What an amazing summer fair! Thank you to all those who joined in the fun! :)

Children's Centres activities - timetable for Bestwood, Top Valley

Amazing Sports Day yesterday. Thank you for coming out and supporting us!

Sports Day

"When given the choice between being right and being kindchoose kind."

What an incredible staff vs children football game with the support of Notts County. Staff won.. just!😁

Our wonderful attendance medal winners! Bronze for one term, silver for two terms. Who will get gold in the summer?

New school meal menu


Reminder school meals are free for children in Sparrows, Butterflies, Foxes and Woodpeckers.


School meals for nursery children are £9.25 per week.


Meals for children in Kestrels, Robins, Falcons, Owls and Bats cost £10.25 per week.


If you feel that you may be entitled to income based free school meals, please come to the school office to fill out a form

We have had a wonderful Spanish themed day. Thank you for getting involved!

Can't wait to see you all tomorrow on the 21st March in your reds and yellows for our Spanish themed day!

An important message today from Ms Keely. (15th March)

Decorate an Easter egg competition

What a wonderful (belated) World Book Day we have had, with lots of exciting activities across school!

World Book Day has been re-arranged for this Thursday (8th March) and we can't wait to see all your wonderful outfits and hear all about your favourite books!

Closed due to adverse weather conditions 1st and 2nd March. World Book Day will be re-arranged :)

What an honour it has been to host Jaz Ampaw-Farr. Not a dry eye in the house. What an incredible feeling in the room of feeling inspired, positive and ready for any challenge. Being resilient and an every day hero!

Westglade After School Dance Club entered a dance competition at Ellis Guildford School run by Sports School Nottingham on Tuesday 13th February. Westglade Dancers performed a brilliant dance. They shared their experience in a school assembly on Thursday 15th February.

A big thank you to the Dog's Trust who have been working with us on responsible dog ownership. (24.01.18)

An amazing Gold Book assembly today celebrating achievements.

Y3 were so excited to have Notts County in today. We even learnt a few chants! Every single child was delighted to go home with a shirt too!

The children in breakfast club love a good dance! (19th Jan 2018)

Friday 12th January - Well done to all those achieving 100% attendance in the Autumn term. At Westglade we know every day matters!

It's that time of year here at Westglade. Getting festive making cards in small groups.

A few from the whole school Dick Whittington pantomine.

Cake donations for the Christmas Fair. Wednesday 13th December from 3:00pm

On 5th Dec.. busy making mince pies in an after school club. Very tasty!

A few gold card children were lucky enough to have a treat around the fire pit with the headteacher on Friday. It could be you next week!

17th Friday December - Gold book in our PJs for Children in Need

A big thank you to Dog's Trust for coming in and running sessions across school!

Thank you very much to our second group of our MAD (Make a difference) students who have been running sessions on remembrance this week.

Next Friday (17th Nov) we will be dressing up for Children In Need. Your children can take part by donning their PJs or onesies for the day. (suggested donation of 50p)

We have had the pleasure of welcoming 6 teaching students this week for their 'MAD' (Make a difference) project. The children have loved the drama, art, poetry and rapping linked to Growth Mindset

Happy playtimes

Some of our displays from around school

16th October 17 - A fantastic assembly on water safety.

Don't miss out on all the additional posts we make on Twitter - look at all the fun had by Sparrows class cutting spinach in response to reading Oliver's Vegetables

Strengthening links across school as Y1 + Y6 work together on growth mindset posters.

We momentarily thought we'd lost Gary - but all is well!

Year 2 loving their sports sessions with Notts County FITC

Notts County FITC inspiring a new generation of readers

Notts County FITC have been getting our Year 6s active in their sessions.

On 19th of September our baking club (with children and parents) began...

On the 1st September we had a lovely whole school picnic on the field.

A range of Summer activities for children with SEND - see the attached below.

Year 4 have had a fantastic clarinet performance to parents this afternoon and we are all very proud.

A warm welcome to Mr Brown and Miss Morris who will be joining us in Y2 and Y3 next year.

To find out more about current members of staff, click the link below.

Classes for 2017-18

On Tuesday 28th June.. Representing at our Free To Be Me campaign and releasing balloons in market square. Find out more on the link below.

The Notts County signed football was won by the Plummers. Congratulations!

Notts County players and members of staff took on some of the children at football- It was intense!

On Tuesday 20th June we had our Spanish themed day. Here are some pictures from our assembly. More photos found on individual class blogs!

Parents and children have been enjoying our NCN run Science sessions.

‪We will be having a cake sale as part of our Summer Fair on 21st June. Cakes can be contributed from the day before to the school office.‬ Thanks in advance!

A range of classes across school have been loving tennis sessions lately. If you wish to continue please see the leaflet atttached below...

Spanish Themed Day 20th June. Children can come dressed in red, yellow, black or dresses/Spanish outfits. Lots of exciting activities happenign across school!

Sainsbury's School Games - Friday 26th May 2017 from 1pm. Come and join us, nursery side gate open from 1pm

Our clubs continue to go from strength to strength. Check out what our Science club have been getting up to!

Active Kids vouchers can still be donated until 30 June. Every voucher counts towards new cooking and sports equipment, and experiences.

Winners of the Easter Egg competition were announced on Friday. Thank you for all your entries!

Josephine was our Westglade's Got Talent winner! (Videos of each performance can be found on our Twitter page)

We had a variety of readings for our Easter assembly as well as songs. A few are below...

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Answering questions on the Easter story.

Tesco offering their services and kindly painting our new friendship benches.