The office

Parent and carer school tours: Reception class intake September 2022

We are pleased to be able to offer tours around our school on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 3rd November 2021 at 9.30 am
  • Tueesday 9th November 2021 at 9.30 am
  • Wednesday 17th November 2021 at 1.30 pm
  • Monday 22nd November 2021 at 1.30 pm
  • Friday 26th November 2021 at 9.30am


Each hour-long tour, guided by our Headteacher Mrs Mounter, gives parents and children the opportunity to see our school as it really is and ask plenty of questions.

You can contact the school office by calling 0117 9322203  or emailing to book on to a tour. Limited places are avaialble for each session.

We look forward to hearing from you.

If you would like to find out about our school but are unable to visit then please see our virtual school tour below.


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: Thursday 21 July 2022

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



Term 1

Inset days: 1 and 2 September 2022
 5 September 2022
Finish: 21 October 2022

Term 2

Inset day: 31 October 2022
Start: 1 November 2022
Finish: 16 December 2022

Term 3

Start: 3 January 2023
Finish: 9 February 2023
Inset day: 10 February 2023

Term 4

Start: 20 February 2023
Finish: 31 March 2023

Term 5

Start: 17 April 2023
Finish: 25 May 2023
Inset day: 26 May 2023

Term 6

Start: 5 June 2023
Inset day: 10 July 2023
Finish: 21 July 2023

Printable version of the term dates 2022/23


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

School newsletter no:8 (Pdf)

Previous issues

School newsletter no: 1 (Pdf)
School newsletter no: 2 (Pdf)
School newsletter no: 3  (Pdf)
School newsletter no: 4  (Pdf)
School newsletter no: 5  (Pdf)
School newsletter no: 6  (Pdf)

School newsletter no: 7 (Pdf)



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 our in-house catering service

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


Zest lunchtime menu (Pdf)

Zest Lunchtime menu from 21 February 2022 (Pdf) and allergen awareness checker


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