Upper School

THe Upper School, Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6, provides new opportunities for your child.

Each child has access to personalised online learning through Moodle, Manga High (Maths) and Reading iCloud (Reading).

Mrs Meager is the Head of Upper School.  Should you have any queries please contact your child's classteacher, one of our support staff or Mrs Meager.

Year 5

Our school has two Year 5 classes.

Current Handbooks for each year group are available here: Department Handbooks

Year 5 parents were invited to a Parents' Information Evening on 10 September. You can look at the slides used by the headteacher and staff here -> Year 5 Parents Information Eve slides in video

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Our Year 5 Curriculumyear 5

We will be planning lots of exciting activities during the year.

Whole School Thematics Overview

The annual Thematics Curriculum Overview that has been revised in 2019 and can be viewed here -> Thematics

Year Group Thrive Knowledge Boards

Subject Leaders with staff have developed Year Group 'Thrive Knowledge Boards'.  These drive the curriculum planning for each teacher, explicitly providing the core 'Knowledge of: Vocabulary, People, Places and Events, Concepts and Procedures'.  These Knowledge Boards are linked here: Knowledge Boards

Subject Specific Accountability to National Curriculum

Some aspects of our teaching are single subject based but our integrated subject approach ensures that we have the expected general National Curriculum Coverage as outlined below:

Y5 Maths   Y5 English   Y5 Science   Y5 Computing   Y5 Design Technology

Y5 History   Y5 Geography   Y5 Languages

Y5 Art and Design   Y5 Music   Y5 Physical Education

Y5 Personal, Social and Health Education

We follow the Liverpool Diocese Syllabus for Religious Education.

Year Group Curriculum Planning

Each Year Group takes the Thematics, Knowledge Boards and Subject Accountability for National Curriculum to develop a well co-ordinated, sequenced curriculum for the classroom.  The Year Group Curriculum Planning can be viewed in our Google Drive here:   Year 5 Curriculum Folder

Year 6

Our school has two Year 4 classes.

Current Handbooks for each year group are available here: Department Handbooks

Year 6 parents were invited to a Parents' Information Evening early in September. You can look at the slides used by the headteacher and staff here -> Year 6 Parents Information Eve slides in video

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Our Year 6 Curriculumyear 6

We will be planning lots of exciting activities during the year.

Whole School Thematics Overview

The annual Thematics Curriculum Overview that has been revised in 2019 and can be viewed here -> Thematics

Year Group Thrive Knowledge Boards

Subject Leaders with staff have developed Year Group 'Thrive Knowledge Boards'.  These drive the curriculum planning for each teacher, explicitly providing the core 'Knowledge of: Vocabulary, People, Places and Events, Concepts and Procedures'.  These Knowledge Boards are linked here: Knowledge Boards

Subject Specific Accountability to National Curriculum

Some aspects of our teaching are single subject based but our integrated subject approach ensures that we have the expected general National Curriculum Coverage as outlined below:

Y6 Maths   Y6 English   Y6 Science   Y6 Computing   Y6 Design Technology

Y6 History   Y6 Geography   Y6 Languages

Y6 Art and Design  Y6 Music   Y6 Physical Education

Y6 Personal, Social and Health Education

We follow the Liverpool Diocese Syllabus for Religious Education.

Year Group Curriculum Planning

Each Year Group takes the Thematics, Knowledge Boards and Subject Accountability for National Curriculum to develop a well co-ordinated, sequenced curriculum for the classroom.  The Year Group Curriculum Planning can be viewed in our Google Drive here:   Year 6 Curriculum Folder