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St. Peter's Independent School

St Peters Independent School

"Throughout the school pupils thrive in the warm nurturing atmosphere under the guidance of caring and committed adults who see pupils' welfare and well-being as a priority"

ISI 2012

"Pupils not only enjoy coming to school but are proud to be a pupil of it."

ISI Report - Summer 2012

"At every stage pupils feel safe, develop in confidence, and are self-assured and well prepared to meet the challenges of the next stage of their education."

ISI Report - Summer 2012

"In the EYFS, a good balance of adult-led and child initiated activities is carefully planned to develop the children's needs, abilities and interests."

ISI Report - Summer 2012

"Pupils appreciate the friendships they share with each other and also the positive relationships enjoyed with the staff."

ISI Report - Summer 2012

"The ethos of the school makes a significant contribution to the pupils' personal development, in accordance with its aim to provide a caring family-orientated environment."

ISI Report - Summer 2012

"Strong emphasis is place on learning practical life-skills in lessons such as cookery or design and technology. These lessons are popular with pupils."

ISI Report - Summer 2012

"A good range of extra-curricular activities encourages the pupils to extend their interests, skills and knowledge."

ISI Report - Summer 2012

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Pre Prep

Prep Prep teacher: Rebecca Whittaker - rwhittaker@stpetersindependent.org.uk

Morning sessions:

Each morning all children have a phonics, literacy and maths session. During these times letters and numbers are investigated to understand their meanings and why they are so important to learn. Fun activities are set around this learning to help embed the new information learned.

Afternoon sessions:

A general topic is the focus for much of the afternoon session. This year we hope to learn about ourselves, celebrations and festivals, Dinosaurs, space and aliens among other topics that the children suggest. These also feature in some our literacy sessions.
Children also enjoy cookery, music and RE with specialist teachers and have PE and art throughout the week.