Welcome to Arreton St. George's Primary School

                Executive Headteacher’s Welcome


  

I have been a Headteacher since 1997 and have been at Oakfield CE Primary since September 2006 and involved with the Arreton and Oakfield Federation since developments began in 2008. I began my role as Executive Head for the Federation in September 2016.

I have been a teacher since 1988 and I absolutely love my job!

Both schools are fantastic places to work mainly because of the wonderful children and staff! 


As a Federation we are proud of all of our children and we have a totally inclusive approach valuing all children equally whatever their needs may be. We value each individual child and understand that when children are placed in our care they are young people that need support to develop as well rounded, confident individuals as well as highly effective learners. We therefore try to plan to meet their social and emotional needs as far as possible as well as their academic needs.


Arreton St George’s Primary is set in a beautiful rural location and is attended by pupils from many parts of the Isle of Wight. It has rapidly grown in size in recent years and we are delighted that we have been able to enlarge our indoor space by building a new separate classroom which was completed in the Summer Term 2017. We have very good relationships with St George’s Church and Reverend Janice helps us celebrate together once a month in the church which we can all walk to from school. We are also lucky to have amazing ‘neighbours’ at both the White Lion pub and Arreton Barns who work closely and co-operatively with the school.


We also visit other beautiful places!

Our residential trips include the chance to spend a week in London for Year 3 and 4 pupils and a week in Italy for our Year 5 and 6 pupils. We encourage children to widen their horizons and open up their own expectations and firmly believe that it is our job to help them see that everything is possible and their future is exciting!


We are always delighted to welcome visitors, if you would like to come and see us, please just call the main office for an appointment to look around.




          Head of School’s Welcome


I have worked in education since I qualified as a teacher in 1986. Having taken a career break to raise my family I returned to education and began working at Arreton St. George’s Primary School in 2004. During my time at Arreton my role has developed from a class teacher to senior leader with responsibility for SEND and now Head of School.

I am passionate about my job and particularly Arreton St. George’s Primary School. Over the years I have worked tirelessly to support the school as it has moved forward and ensure that all our pupils have access to as wide a variety of opportunities as possible.

I am thrilled to now be Head of School and to be in a position to continue to support the school as it develops.

Arreton is a warm, friendly and caring school with amazing staff, pupils and families who are very supportive of all that we do. As a team together, including our federation partners at Oakfield CE Primary School, we can continue to move the school forward and ensure our pupils make the best progress they possibly can in all aspects of their development.

Arreton St George’s CE Primary School

St George’s Nursery & Pre School

St George’s Nursery & Pre School is a privately run childcare setting located on the grounds of Arreton St George’s CE (Aided) Primary School. They run a breakfast club and after school club Monday to Friday, please contact them directly with any queries.

Please click here to view their website.


Federation Arreton St. George’s CE (Aided) Primary School is part of a federation with Oakfield CE (Aided) Primary School.  Please click here to view their website.

St George’s Nursery & Pre School

St George’s Nursery & Pre School is a privately run childcare setting located on the grounds of Arreton St George’s CE (Aided) Primary School. They run a breakfast club and after school club Monday to Friday, please contact them directly with any queries.

Please click here to view their website.


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Ofsted

In November 2014 Ofsted rated our school ‘Good’. Please click here to download the full report.

Arreton Events Arreton SEND Arreton Downloads

Documents are available in alternative formats on request. Please contact the school admin office.