Our Reading Heroes love to share new books with children in their class and during assembly times. " I like writing stories." Daisy, year 1
After all of the hard work fundraising in 2017 & 2018 we are pleased to confirm construction of our brand new trim trail. A huge thank you to everyone who has supported us with all of our fundraising events.
"There is a delightful atmosphere in school. Pupils feel safe and behave exceptionally well. They take responsibility and work hard." "Pupils greatly enjoy school because learning is enriched by an array of activities both in and out of lessons. They are especially positive about sport and reading."
'The Ellistown Way' is the ethos of our school. We always try our best and show kindness and respect to others.
" I enjoy the after school clubs because they are really fun and lot's of my friends go. Also I enjoy lunchtimes, because I am with my friend and there is loads of toys. I enjoy the teachers because they are really nice and funny." - Zach, year 5.
"Playing outside at lunchtime with Kandinsky is fun." - Lola, year 1. " I like the dinners, especially the sausages." - Harley , year 1.
" I like the school because we do lots of fun themes I also love maths. I like Mrs Barnes because she is funny, nice and kind, I also like Mrs Head. The lunchtimes are fun because we have exciting activities and play equipment. I love the after school clubs because they have lots of different ones like badminton and they are fun." - Harry, year 4.
Behaviour - " The behaviour of pupils is outstanding." " Pupils's exemplary behaviour and very positive attitudes towards learning are key factors in their good and rapidly improving rates of progress in many subjects. Pupils are kee to succeed and they work very hard in lessons. They like the school alot. As one commented, 'I can't wait to get to school.' They have a thirst for knowledge exemplified by their passion for books and explaining in some details the writing style of their favourite author."
Welcome to our school website. Here you will find all of the information that you will need about our school and see how proud we are of our learning.
Whether your child is starting school for the very first time or joining us mid-way through primary school, it can be a very unsettling time and so it is essential that you are fully informed and involved from the very beginning. Our prospectus along with any visits to the school aim to provide you with all the information and reassurance that you need during this time.
At Ellistown the staff and governors are committed to providing the very best education for all, having high expectations and aspirations for all of our pupils, both in and out of the classroom. Our main aim is to ensure that all pupils have the good care and provision that they need in order for them to achieve. With our school motto - Dream, believe, achieve ... the Ellistown Way - at the heart of everything we do.
Working in partnership with parents is essential to your child's education and well being during their journey through Ellistown. During your time as an Ellistown parent there will be many opportunities for you to take an active part in your child's learning.
If you have any queries or information that you would like us to include on our website or require a paper copy of any of the information included please contact the school office, who will be more than happy to help.
We very much look forward to beginning your journey with you and working together along the way.
75th Anniversary for V.E. Day
75th Anniversary for V.E. Day Today families of Ellistown Primary School were given medals in celebration of the 75th Anniversary of V.E. day. The medals were going to be given out to familes at the Ellistown picnic which was to be held on Friday 8th May 2020 but due to the countrywide lockdo...
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Dear Parents and Carers,
For clarification -only adults are required to wear masks of visors. In addition please note the following extract from government guidance on the wearing of face coverings.
There are some circumstances where people may not be able to wear a face covering. Please be mindful and respectful of such circumstances, noting that some people are less able to wear coverings and that the reasons for this may not be visible to others.
This includes (but is not limited to):
people who cannot put on, wear or remove a face covering because of a physical or mental illness or impairment, or disability
where putting on, wearing or removing a face covering will cause you severe distress
Ellistown Community Primary School
Headteacher: Mrs Simone Fellows
Whitehill Road, Ellistown
Leicestershire LE67 1EN
Tel: 01530 260301