Years 5 & 6 enjoyed a two day trip to Ypres in Belgium as part of their World War 1 topic work.
Read all about it on our Recent Events page!
Barham CE Primary School is a busy church school where we aim to give each child a good all-round education, Christian values, and a broad experience of life. We are 6 miles south of Canterbury, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We hope you enjoy looking at what we do at our school.
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Posted: Monda 29th September: RUGBY MASTERCLASS
Kent College are running a rugby masterclass session on Saturday 4th October. Please see the attached poster for more details.
Posted: Monday 29th September: SEWING CLUB CANCELLED
There will be no sewing club on Wednesday 1st October as Mrs Webb has an appointment. Apologies for any inconcenience caused.
Posted: Tuesday 23rd September: FREE BOOKS FOR CHLDREN
Flubit are extending their Book Month into September and asking children of all ages to send them a picture they have drawn of their favourite book character and in return Flubit will give the child a free new book and donate £5 to the National Literacy Trust. More information can be found on the following webpage: https://blog.flubit.com/flubit-book-month/
Posted: Wednesday 17th September: MIDDAY SUPERVISOR
We are looking to employ an extra midday supervisor. If you would like to be more involved within the school and are interested in working with children then please visit our vacancies page or pick up an application pack from the School Office.
Posted: Tuesday 16th September: CHANGES TO SEN SUPPORT
The Department for Education has changed it's policy for the provision of support to children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) and disabilities. You can read the news here and also find it on our Special Educational Needs page.
Posted Monday 8th September: PROVISION OF SPECIAL DIETS
Now that more children are enjoying a school meal provided by GSS at school it is vital that we have a procedure in place to identify those children with special dietry requirements. If your child(ren) have a school meal please read the attached dietry requirements letter and, if a special diet is required, please fill in the attached special diet request form. These forms are also available on the school dinners page.
Posted Tuesday 26th August: CHRISTMAS PANTOMIME
This is just a reminder that we will be going to see 'Aladdin' at the Marlowe Threatre, Canterbury this year for our annual pantomime visit so please bear this in mind when booking your family days out!
(You can see more of our amazing school and work in the 'Picture Galleries' link of the left.)
Our last OfSTED inspection was in March 2011.
The OfSTED report stated that we are 'good school', we have 'high standards of behaviour' and commended us on our 'caring family atmosphere'. The report also stated 'children make a good start in the Early Years Foundation Stage. They enter Year 1 with better than expected levels of attainment. In Years 1 to 6, this good start is fostered well by generally good levels of teaching so that by the time they leave, pupils' attainment is above average and their progress is good.'
No wonder we are so proud of our school!
Would you like to see some of our other recent achievements?
Please feel free to contact the school with any queries you may have. Our contact details are on the left side of this page.
Thank you for visiting!