Our School Policies

School policies cover every aspect of school life. Below are some of our most important policies for your reference.

Westcott Primary School has a program of regular review for all policies.
Our policies help us to provide consistent high standards across the school.

  • Free copies of the above policies are available upon request from the school office.

KS2 Curriculum Plans

At Westcott Primary School we deliver a broad and balanced curriculum which seeks to inspire and motivate all learners.

Our ‘theme’ curriculum runs in cycles over two years. Each theme lasts a term and includes the teaching of the range of subjects across the National Curriculum.

Download our KS2 termly curriculum overviews:

2022 – 2023 Cycle 1

  • Autumn – coming soon

  • Spring – coming soon

  • Summer – coming soon


2023 – 2024 Cycle 2

  • Autumn – coming soon

  • Spring – coming soon

  • Summer – coming soon

‘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

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

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

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

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

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‘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

‘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

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

Ofsted

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

Parent testimonials

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

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

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

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Parent testimonials

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

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

Parent testimonials

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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‘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

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

Ofsted