The office

Parent and carer school tours: Reception class intake 2020/21

Unfortunately our guided school tours by the Headteacher, Mrs Mounter have had to be postponed. We do hope that we may be able to resume them after the current lockdown.

If you are interested in visiting the school then please contact us where we will take down your details and will be in touch if the tours resume, email: or tel: 0117 932 2203.

In the meantime please see our virtual school tour video.

If you have any queries or would like further information then please get in contact with us.

Term dates


Term 1

Staff training days: Thursday 2 and Friday 3 September 2021
Start: Monday 6 September 2021
Finish: Thursday 21 October 2021
Staff training day: Friday 22 October 2021 

Term 2

Staff training day: Monday 1 November 2021
Start: Tuesday 2 November 2021
Finish: Friday 17 December 2021

Term 3

Start: Tuesday 4 January 2022
Finish: Thursday 17 February 2022
Staff training day: Friday 18 February 2022

Term 4

Start: Monday 28 February 2022
Finish: Friday 8 April 2022

Term 5

Start: Monday 25 April 2022
Finish: Thursday 26 May 2022
Staff training day: Friday 27 May 2022

Term 6

Start: Monday 6 June 2022
Staff training day: Monday 11 July 2022
Finish: Friday 22 July 2022

Printable version of the term dates 2021/22 (Pdf)


School policy and ordering links

Our school uniform can be purchased online through Marks and Spencer. Any uniform bought through Marks and Spencer we receive a generous donation of 5% back to the school.

If any parents or carers do not have internet access or has difficulty in ordering items then please see Lynn Luther our school administrator who will be happy to assist you.

For more information please see our school uniform and clothing policy (Pdf)


Stikins clothing labels

For those parents thinking of ordering labels for clothing and other kit, the label company Stikins are offering a deal where the school receives 30% commission on each order.  This will obviously help with fundrasing for the school. Please ensure the School Commission code of 23281 appears in the 'Enter School Fundraising Number' field. Thank you for supporting the school.

Click here to visit Stikins Name Labels

School newsletters

Get right up to date with what's been happening.

The school newsletters are sent by email to all parents and carers. If you would prefer a paper copy then please contact the school office.

Latest issue

The Meadows Primary School newsletter no: 20 (Pdf)

Previous issues


Applying for school in September 2021

Parent and carer tour dates

Tours are guided by our Headteacher, Mrs Mounter and usually last about an hour. These will be in small groups (not more than two families) and will follow all the Covid related safety procedures. Please wear a mask and if possible do not bring children. You will see the school and have the opportunity to ask plenty of questions but unfortunately we are unable to access all parts of the school currently.


Our dates are:

 Monday 12th October 2020 at 9.30am - Fully booked

 Tuesday 13th October 2020 at 3.45pm

 Tuesday 20th October 2020 at 1.30pm - Fully booked

 Tuesday 20th October 2020 at 3.45pm

 Wednesday 4th November 2020 at 9.30am - Fully booked

 Monday 9th November 2020 at 3.45pm  

 Monday 16th November 2020 at 1.30pm  

 Tuesday 17th November 2020 at 3.45pm  

 Monday 23rd November 2020 at 3.45pm  

 Tuesday 24th November 2020 at 3.45pm  


To book your place please contact the school office by email:

We appreciate you may be unable, or would prefer not to do a tour in the current circumstances. If you are still interested in finding out about the school then we will have a virtual school tour available soon. Please email the school and we will arrange for a link to be sent to you when it becomes available.

Online payments: School Money

The school will no longer take payment for any item in cash. Instead, parents and carers will need to use the online service called School Money. Parents will receive a unique password to be able to log on to School Money and pay for school meals, trips, music tuition and afterschool clubs.

For more information or to make an online payment to the school please go to School Money

If parents or carers would help with using School Money then please see Lynn Luther in the school office.


School catering service

Welcome to Zest, the Multi Academy Trust's in-house catering service

Zest is proud to say it delivers great homemade food using fresh, healthy, local ingredients at an affordable price for our staff and students to enjoy.


Zest lunchtime menu from 7 June  (Pdf)


School policy information

School PTA

Get involved in fundraising for the school

For more information see Friends of The Meadows Primary School.


Annual parent/carer consultation

This year the school is inviting you to complete our parent voice questionnaire. This information, alongside our Parents in Partnership meetings and the informal feedback we receive will help us constantly improve what we can offer to the children and our community.

Parent voice questionnaire

The survery will close on Friday 11th May 2018.

Many thanks,

Joy Mounter