Latest News From Great Wakering Primary Academy - May 2017

Welcome to our website - we update this site daily and would welcome your feedback.                        

  • Half term holiday activity ideas can be found in the For Parents tab Activities for Children.
  • Cross Country news and results will be found in For Parents - Achievements and photos are in the Gallery.
  • Wednesday 1st February, 2017 - we have become an Academy, see Academy News for more details.
  • Don't forget to have a look in the Gallery for all pictures taken during school activities.
  • Did you know that we have a 'Health and Family Issues' tab under the 'For Parents' heading that is full of information on up and coming courses, special education needs issues, health related booklets and much more. 
  • For any parent or carer wanting to know more about 'social media' including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram etc.., please see our comprehensive 'esafety' tab in 'For Parents' or click on the 'CEOP' or 'Think You Know' website links at the bottom of the page.
  • 2015/2016 SATs result figures are available to view under the School Documents tab.
  • If you are entitled to Child Care Funding, you may be entitled to claim money for Breakfast Club, After School Club and Holiday Club, please see the Government website, our school Ofsted no. is 134978:    www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs
  • Information on our After School Club: it costs £3 per hour or £5 for two, starting at the end of the school day until 5.10pm.   Pick up times are 4.10 pm and 5.10 pm, please be aware that if you are late picking up your child you may be charged. There is a copy of the booking form and more details in the Clubs tab under Our Academy.   Please remember that you must pay for this two weeks in advance or your child will not be guaranteed a place, please see the school office.
  • We have had some enquiries from Parents about children's Xbox use at home, just to clarify one or two points, in the terms of use for one of these consoles it states:  "You acknowledge that some features of the Services, and some content available through the Services, may contain or expose users to material unsuitable for minors. You agree to supervise usage by minors whom you permit or enable to use the Services. The Services are not intended for use by children under 13 without adult supervision" (Terms of Use Microsoft Xbox).  To set the Parental controls please go to the website - https://support.xbox.com/en-GB/xbox-360/security/xbox-live-parental-control
  • Please read our latest Ofsted Report under the 'Our Academy' tab, we are offically a 'Good' School!

Contact Us

Great Wakering Primary Academy,

High Street, Great Wakering,

Southend on sea,

Essex SS3 0EJ

Contact our Office Manager Mrs Heather White on 

Telephone: 01702 219435 / Fax: 01702 216068  

Email: admin@greatwakering.essex.sch.uk