Parents

Parents’ information

Attendance We ask Parents/Carers to kindly notify the school by email or parentmail. This should happen by 9am on the first day of absence, and we ask that you keep the school informed during any prolonged absence. Parents/Carers are asked to ensure that their children arrive at school promptly each day.  Late arrivals must be signed …

School Meals

Our school meals are provided by Hertfordshire Catering Limited and are prepared daily within the school by Becky and Jody. Each day three options are offered, including a vegetarian option and a school packed lunch. In the summer months, the packed lunch option will be a bread roll and in the winter months it will …

School Uniform

Uniform Navy trousers,  navy skirt/culottes, shorts or pinafore dress. White printed Benington polo shirt Navy cardigan  or printed Benington sweatshirt  Navy or white tights. Navy Blue gingham dresses. with white socks. Coats Please make sure your child has an adequate coat to wear for outdoor activities and playtime every day. Footwear Flat shoes in dark …

Special Educational Needs

Our Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator at Benington is Mrs Tyler. She can be contacted through the school office on 01438 869254 Do you want to know how the changes to special educational need provision could affect you and your child? In line with the new SEN Code of Conduct, introduced on 1st September 2014, please …

E-Safety

Useful Web Sites for Parents Please note – Benington Primary School is not responsible for the content of external websites. The inclusion of a link to an external website should not be understood to be an endorsement of that website or the site’s owners (or their products/services). Parents’ Guide for Safe YouTube and Internet Streaming …

FOBS

FOBS is a registered charity ( Registered Charity No. 1067838 ) which aims to enhance the school’s resources by raising funds for school equipment, activities and outings. Parents and teachers get together and organise social and fund-raising events throughout the school year. The events are varied and provide an opportunity for families to meet and …

Policies

“…whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things. Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice.” Philippians 4:8-9

Testimonials

We thought you’d like to hear what our parents, visitors and other stakeholders say about our school. “Please can you pass my thanks on to all the staff involved in the story telling evening.  The boys thoroughly enjoyed the evening and I really appreciate the extra time and effort the staff have put in and …

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

Our DPO (Data Protection Officer) is Mr John Halfacre Contact at dpo@benington.herts.sch.uk or via the school office on 01438 869254 Benington GDPR Policy Privacy Notice for Parents Privacy Notice for Pupils Privacy Notice for Staff Privacy Notice for Governors Benington Primary School is not responsible for the content of external websites. The inclusion of a… Continue reading General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

School Closure

If the school has to close due to severe weather conditions, we will notify parents and carers via: a text message (ensure we have your up to date details) announcements on BBC 3 Counties Radio or Heart FM our school website You can sign up for alerts from multiple Hertfordshire schools via the Everbridge portal at https://member.everbridge.net. If you …