Covid-19 Information

Children will continue to be kept in ‘bubbles’ and will not mix with other bubbles to reduce the risk of spreading the virus. However, from September our bubbles are our year groups rather than groups of 15; this is fully in line with government advice.

Our drop off and pick up times will still be staggered and once the children are on site, we will separate them into their bubbles. The staggered times gives us a chance to get the children on site, in their classrooms/ out of their classrooms and off site, whilst avoiding direct contact with other bubbles.

For this reason, we ask that you help us by sticking to your child’s allotted time slot and helping the start and end of the day to be as smooth and quick as possible. If your child arrives on site 15 minutes after the time their teaching day has started, they will be marked as late in the usual way. We have always recorded lates in this way.

Please note, from September there will be no playtime before school begins and children will go straight to their bubbles. We will have plenty of staff on hand to supervise and take care of the children as they are taken straight into their classrooms.

This must be booked through our online booking system for the whole term. This is to enable us to plan carefully for our provision. We will let you know when this goes live.  You don’t need to use it every day but we are asking for planned commitment to allow us to plan for everyone’s safety.

We will not be taking temperatures on arrival from September.  If any children or adults in school display Covid symptoms, as per the government guidelines, they will be isolated immediately and we will phone home so they can be collected. That person will need to be tested. If the test is negative they will be able to return to school as soon as they have recovered. If the test is positive, they will need to self-isolate for 7 days. We will also be forced to close their bubble for 14 days.

In the case of a bubble being closed we will inform parents and send all children and adults home from that bubble. The teachers of those bubbles will then revert to remote home learning, from the next school day.

In order for us to meet the guidelines, we have also found it necessary to restrict parents on site for the time being. We understand this is not ideal and we hope you will continue to feel able to contact us and approach us if you need to discuss anything about your child. Therefore, the following applies;

  • Parent meetings can be made by appointment but 24 hours’ notice must be given
  • Meetings to happen in open spaces where possible
  • No parents on site without an appointment

We are clear about the measures that need to be in place to create safer environments in school to minimise any risks from coronavirus.

You can view our Covid-19 Risk Assessment here:

Risk Assessment

To fully prepare for remote learning, should it be necessary if we needed to close a class bubble due to COVID 19, we need to know if children will have  at home access to broadband and devices for home learning.

Please complete the survey below to inform us of the above;

https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/remotechilmington/

Chilmington Green is a new Primary School in Ashford

If you want to know more about our school, please take a good look around our website where you can find lots of information about our school. You can scroll through this page and then use the navigation at the top of this page for even more information.

 

An Engaging Curriculum

Within carefully selected topics, our children make meaningful links between Art, Music, History, Geography, Design Technology, English, Mathematics and Science.

They are helped to understand how these subjects bring a deeper understanding to their lives, other people and the world. 

Children are given the opportunity to attend numerous educational visits linked to their topic and are regularly visited by a variety of interesting professional who give talks or provide exciting workshops.

Wrap Around Care

We recognise the importance of providing childcare options to assist working parents.

Chilmington Green Primary School is open from 7:30am – 6:00pm Monday to Friday.

As well as our Breakfast Club and After School Club, we offer a range of free Extra-Curricular Clubs every term that children can take part in after school.

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Engaging and rich EYFS experiences

Our children are excited and motivated to engage in rich and challenging experiences, both inside and outside of their classroom. We have high ambitions for all of our children, with staff planning carefully to meet each child’s needs and stage of development, ensuring our children get off to a great start in their education. Child initiated play based learning is at the heart of our practice. where we carefully plan for opportunities, activities and experiences that develop all of our children into independent, resilient and confident learners.

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Joining our EYFS

Take a look at the video we made for our EYFS children and parents who started with us this September.

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Video presentation for children starting in September 2021

Our traditional open morning/evening would have included a presentation to parents, where we would share information about what our school can offer your child.

With only limited visits to the school site this year, instead you can watch our video presentation that will give you the same information.

COMING SOON….

New School Plans

Take a look at the plans for our new school being built on the new developments at Chilmington Green.

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Take a look back at last year

It was a memorable year for all children, parents and staff at schools in The Stour Academy Trust.

What do we get up to?

One of the best ways to get a feel for what our school is like is to look through our newsfeed below. Here you will find just a taste of what it is like to be a pupil at Chilmington Green Primary School. Click on the ‘Load more’ button to view even more examples or take a look at our facebook page.

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This week, Beech class have continued to learn about the UK. We had great fun acting out a tug of war when learning about the highland games in Scotland. We have also been using atlases to identify the 4 countries of the UK and their capital cities. Today in maths we have been ordering numbers and have been using base 10 to partition our numbers into tens and ones. See MoreSee Less

This week we found a hedgehog on our school playground. We looked after him until we could take him to a new home. We gave him water, made sure he was comfortable and named him Snuffles. We are pleased to say that Snuffles was taken to a safe place, checked over and was released back into the wild. Well done to all the children who respected the hedgehog and empathised with how frightened he may have been. We are looking into more ways to make our school hedgehog friendly to look after these beautiful animals! See MoreSee Less

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Thank you for looking after the little guy .. glad he's safe and well xx

Oak class have been learning to tell a story called Mr Wiggle and Mr Waggle. We have been busy creating things for our story tray, including Mr Wiggle and Mr Waggle’s houses. Fantastic work! See MoreSee Less

In Willow Class, we were consolidating our learning from this week by playing games to find one more and one less than a number using a number line outside. We had lots of fun! See MoreSee Less

Number Talk Ned has been busy introducing Oak class to Numicon. This morning we went on a Numicon hunt and recorded the numbers we found. Our highlight of our afternoon was our warm up game in PE. Our version of the ‘hokey cokey’ was so much fun! Great work Oak class! See MoreSee Less

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have any questions about our school that you would like answered?

Send your question in an email to chilmingtongreen@stouracademytrust.org.uk and we will answer it as soon as we can.

If we think the answer will be helpful to other parents, we will post it here for everyone to benefit!

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Paris is for everyone. you can even find gluten-free restaurants and markets.

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Concerts and outdoor opera events are happening all year long. it's an amazing experience.

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Paris can offer more than just the well-known tourist spots. Explore the outskirts of Paris.​

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Dogs are welcome. you can find great parks and stores just for your little friend

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be polite and patient. try to enjoy the people and the atmosphere of Paris.

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