Welcome to Burton End Primary Academy
We are very proud of the improvements we have made as a school since becoming an academy in November 2014. We have recently embarked on the next stage of our journey as an academy by becoming part of the Samuel Ward Academy Trust and are now working closely with other academies within the trust. Our aim is to provide children with a curriculum that enthuses them and provides them with the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in today’s society.
I am delighted that the PROUD principles of being professional, resilient, optimistic, understanding and driven that Burton End pupils and staff work to exhibit, link so well with the Samuel Ward Academy Trust core values of responsibility, resilience, courage, wisdom, respect, justice, compassion, hope and integrity.
The academy grounds are extensive and include two separate playgrounds, a large sports field, a wild-life pond, a large climbing frame, fruit trees and a woodland area. The building itself consists of 14 large spacious classrooms, two halls, a dedicated computing suite, various small group teaching spaces and a well- stocked library.
We warmly invite you to come and visit us here at Burton End to see our school and meet our delightful children.
School Newsletter 31st March 2017
Dear Parents and Carers
Here we are at the end of our shortest school term of the year. Children and staff are all looking forward to a well- earned rest. Children have worked incredibly hard this term and I am sure you are as proud of them all as I am.
Many of you attended the History event last week and it was great to see many of you entering into the fun of the afternoon with your children. I was able to get round to all the classes and could see how much the children value you sharing in their learning. Thank you to all of you who came along or managed to encourage grandparents and friends to support your child.
Our Year 4BW Roman Army
Our Year 4BW Roman Army showed how well they can march and use their colourful shields in a 'turtle' formation yesterday.
School Newsletter March 2017
We have had a busy few weeks since half-term and Burton End has been alive with the sound of Opera rehearsals (year 6 choir), children engaged in their Maths and English lessons as well as having fun watching the teachers compete in the Charity Pancake Race.
On Tuesday 7th March, we had several visitors in school from the Samuel Ward Academy Trust including Howard Lay, (CEO) who joined us for our whole school assembly,
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School Newsletter February 2017
Dear Parents and Carers
The term has rushed by and we are already at half-term. Due to staff sickness we have been unable to do a long newsletter with photographs as planned so this will follow after half-term.
Thank you to all of you who attended our parent teacher consultation evenings and completed our questionnaire. It was lovely to hear so many parents say how proud they are of the achievements of their children.
We have had a number of visitors in school over the last week and the ch
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