Term Dates

  Autumn 2023 Spring 2024 Summer 2024
Open Wed 6th Sep Tues 9th Jan Mon 8th Apr
Close half term Thu 26th Oct Fri 9th Feb Fri 24th May
Open Mon 6th Nov Tues 20th Feb Wed 5th Jun
End of term Thurs 21st Dec Fri 22nd Mar Thurs 18th Jul
  • School Closed for Bank Holiday on 6 May 2024 
  Autumn 2024 Spring 2025 Summer 2025
Open Wed 4th Sep Tue 7th Jan Tues 22nd Apr
Half Term Thu 24th Oct Fri 14th Feb Fri 23rd May
Open Mon 4th Nov Tue 25th Feb Wed 4th Jun
End of Term Fri 20th Dec Thurs 3rd April Fri 18th Jul
  • School Closed for Bank Holiday on 5 May 2025

Pupils are making good progress in improving their reading, writing and mathematical skills. Pupils’ progress in key stage 1 is particularly strong. Pupils are developing a range of exciting vocabulary in their writing. Pupils’ handwriting and spelling are weaker.

Ofsted comments

‘Pupils who are experiencing significant turbulence in their lives are well supported. As a result, they stay engaged in their learning.’

Ofsted comments

‘Most-able pupils and those who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities generally make good progress because teachers match tasks carefully to their needs.’

Ofsted comments

‘The curriculum supports pupils in developing positive attitudes to learning. Leaders have linked activities closely to pupils’ interests and aspirations. This has been particularly successful in engaging boys.’

Ofsted comments

‘I love school, its amazing, its like a second home’

Children's comments

‘I would like to say thank you to everyone at Withernsea Primary School for everything you have done…..you have all been amazing’

Parent's comments

‘Pupils behave well in the classroom and around the school. Teachers support pupils with
identified behaviour difficulties well.’

Ofsted comments

‘Teaching is improving. Teachers are successful in keeping pupils on task. They offer pupils activities which catch their imagination and motivate them to do well.’

Ofsted comments

‘Leaders, including governors, understand the strengths and weaknesses of the school’s work.
They take decisive action to secure improvement. Consequently, the gaps in the progress made by different groups of pupils are diminishing.’

Ofsted comments

‘You have all been amazing. I hope all you teachers are proud of yourselves for the way you have conducted things throughout this pandemic. Proud to say my children are students at Withernsea Primary School’

Parent's comments

‘thank you for keeping me safe’

Children's comments

‘I love school’ …

Children's comments

‘Leaders have made significant improvements to early years provision. As a result, children
are making a strong start in building their skills in reading, writing and mathematics.’

Ofsted comments

‘the teachers explain really well’

Children's comments

‘I love school, its a good place to learn’…

Children's comments

‘ I would just like to say what a great help all the teachers and staff at Withernsea Primary School have been to parents/grandparents and carers during these very strange last months. Thank you’

Parent's comments

‘its really fun, it makes learning fun’

Children's comments