Get in touch

  • Mrs C Barnett – Office Manager

  • admin.westcott@hcat.org.uk

  • Westcott Primary School,
    Westcott Street,
    Hull,
    HU8 8NB

Key Contacts:

  • Executive Headteacher
    – Mrs Deborah Prescott

  • Head of School
    – Mrs Louisa  Waldron

  • Child Protection and Safeguarding Lead
    – Mrs Claire Vickers  (claire.vickers@hcat.org.uk)

  • SENDCO
    – Miss Katie Thompson (katie.thompson@hcat.org.uk)

  • Finance Manager
    – Mrs Claire Mclean  (claire.mclean@hcat.org.uk)

Regarding urgent or sensitive matters:
Please contact the school office on 01482 783576 to discuss further or to make an appointment.

‘It is a well kept school with a calm and positive environment for the children to learn in. Always looking for ways to improve.’

Parent testimonials

‘The school promotes pupils’ personal development and welfare effectively.’

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‘Teaching and learning are good, with some areas being exceptionally strong.’

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‘The wider curriculum provides exciting learning opportunities but needs better sequencing.’

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‘The choice of after school and lunchtime activities is great. The reward assemblies are also a great idea.’

Parent testimonials

‘Expert leadership in English and mathematics has improved pupil learning.’

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‘Funding for pupils with SEND is used effectively, and the trust provides valuable support.’

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‘Parents and carers are supportive of the school, and staff are positive about their work.’

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‘Leaders in English and mathematics have raised the quality of teaching and achievement.’

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‘All pupils, including disadvantaged and SEND students, are making improved progress.’

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‘Pupils enjoy coming to school and have a secure understanding of British values.’

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‘Pupils demonstrate the school’s values and have a strong understanding of different faiths and cultures.’

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‘The early years setting is good, and children make good progress.’

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‘Safeguarding arrangements are effective, and leaders work with agencies to support families.’

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‘PE and sport funding has raised the profile of physical education.’

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‘Vocabulary development is a focus, and teaching is adapted for pupils with SEND.’

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‘Current assessment shows that the majority of Key Stage 2 pupils are meeting expectations.’

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‘Governors provide effective support and challenge to senior leaders.’

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‘Westcott is a lovely school. I feel like my children have really progressed whilst being here.’

Parent testimonials

‘I like that both my children are supported and happy in school. Its great that I am able to speak with teachers and time is always made for parents.’

Parent testimonials

‘Pupil support from teaching assistants is of high quality.’

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‘Approachability of teachers and support staff is great, I’ve never felt that I’ve been too much trouble when needing to speak to staff.’

Parent testimonials

‘Middle leaders have identified strengths and areas for improvement and have made an immediate impact.’

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‘Detailed plans for school improvement are in place and funding is used effectively.’

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‘I like the Westcott Award Assemblies not just for the children’s sake but I like to come in and see them showcase their achievements. Its great to see them looking proud and happy.’

Parent testimonials

‘Pupils have positive attitudes towards learning, and teachers use effective questioning and support.’

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‘My child has progressed very well and is always happy when leaving school and ready to start the next day.’

Parent testimonials

‘ Pupils’ behavior is good, with positive attitudes to learning and effective management of behavior.’

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‘The school always provides up to date information about what the children have been doing on Twitter.’

Parent testimonials

‘The school has improved outcomes, particularly in reading, writing, and mathematics.’

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