Update from Mr Isherwood, 7/9/16

<meta http-equiv=”refresh” content=”0; URL=/?_fb_noscript=1″ /> Dear Families   I am writing as promised regarding the school’s closure. I would like to confirm that the school and SKIPS will be closed for the rest of the week. Extensive surveying is still being carried out throughout the school. A statement will be released by 5pm tomorrow; this […]

URGENT: Update on roof – PLEASE READ

This is West Kidlington.   Unfortunately, the school has been closed until further notice due to issues with the roof which have a significant impact on a large proportion of the building.   Please could you come to school to collect your children immediately.   You will receive a letter via your child giving you […]


Due to a concern with the school atrium/roof in the reception area, we will be running a school office in the hall.  Safety precautions have been put in place. In the event of an emergency, the school can be contacted on 07584 192674. All of the children and adults are safe in the building. Thank you […]

Stop press! Roald Dahl excitement across the school

Stop press! Roald Dahl excitement across the school starts on 12th September To celebrate the 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl and to coincide with the Big Friendly Read that some children have been taking part in across the summer, we have decided to start the term with a week of all things […]

Big Question – a new year!

Thank you to everyone that sent in responses to last year’s questions. We now how four folders of wonderful responses, which can be found in reception. Our final question of the last academic year was: What makes West Kidlington so special? All of the responses are up on the Big Question board in school. Please […]

IMPORTANT: KS1 Sports Day – cancelled

Dear Parents, I am sorry to have to inform you that the KS1 sports day has been cancelled. The forecast for tomorrow is temperatures in excess of 35°C. It is not safe for children to be exposed to this heat whilst exercising or spectating. I know this will disappoint many parents, but trust you understand […]

Our New Library

Thank you to everyone who came along to the grand opening of the library on Tuesday! We thoroughly enjoyed our visit from author Jo Cotterill, who led fab, interactive assemblies for KS1 and KS2 before cutting the ribbon to open the library and doing a book signing. We would also like to thank the West […]

New Library – Grand Opening!

Grand Opening of our new school library Please come to visit our new library on Tuesday 12 July 2016 at 3.30 p.m. After months of planning, our new school library will be officially opened by the author Jo Cotterill on Tuesday 12 July 2016. Over the past 10 months, staff and parents at the schools been working hard […]

Big Question

Thank you to everyone that sent in responses to last week’s question: What is the most important value, why? Solution of the week: Next week’s Big Question: Why are world sporting events important? Please put your ideas in your Big Question Year group box, or give them to your Learning Council representative!