St Thomas of Canterbury Junior School, Brentwood


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St Thomas of Canterbury
Church of England Junior School
Sawyers Hall Lane
CM15 9BX

01277 223651

Welcome to the website of St. Thomas of Canterbury Church of England Junior School. We hope you find all the following information useful and that it starts to give you a picture of our school. We hope you enjoy your visit!!

Latest News

Brentwood Collaborative Partnership
PTA AGM - Friday 15th September 2017 at 2.30pm
This meeting, open to all parents, will take place in the Hall. Please come along
just before school pick up time to find out more about the work of the PTA and perhaps get involved in assisting with the popular events which are run across the course of the academic year.
Year 6 SATs/SexEd/Secondary Applications Meeting - Tuesday 19th September 2017 at 7.00pm
This will be a valuable opportunity to hear about how you can support your child in their preparation for SATs which take place in May next year as well as some useful hints and tips about supporting and encouraging their school and homework. We will also be giving some information about the secondary school application process, and a session explaining the schools’ approach to SexEd - a chance to learn how this aspect of the National Curriculum will be delivered and followed up in school. This meeting is for adults only - children will not be admitted under any circumstances.
Year 6 Trip to PGL - 25th - 29th September
Please click here to see the recommended kit list for personal clothing/footwear etc for the Year 6 trip to PGL.

Also available here is a copy of the presentation slides shown at the information meeting.

School Meals - New Menu for the Summer Term
Please click here to see a copy of the letter sent to all parents regarding the provision of School Meals in the Junior School from the start of the summer term, which includes an explanation of eligibility for free school meals.
A copy of the menu to be served from Tuesday 18th April can be viewed/downloaded here.
Details of the wide range of excellent clubs and activities that the pupils can get involved in this term is now available. As in previous terms, some activities are limited by number/invitation - please check the timetable for details.
Essex Safeguarding Children Board Letter to Parents
Please click here to see a copy of the letter written by Simon Hart, Chairman of the Board.
Mobile Phones in School
Please click here to see the letter, sent to parents in July 2015, outlining the School's policy regarding mobile phones in school.

We offer the facility for parents/carers to make payments online for activities.
The ParentPay facility allows a more efficient payment collection system in a secure and safe environment. Information is available here, and from
School Uniform provider - Smartypants
Please click here to visit the website of our uniform provider, or click here to view their flyer, which gives information about how to contact them, and where they are located.
School Library
By clicking on the Links button in the left hand menu, you will see a new link to the School Library page. Following the link will enable you to access the Library Catalogue, where you can browse the books available to your children.

Latest Newsletter

Newsletter 1 - September 8th 2017

The first Newsletter of the new school year is available here. It contains useful information about the new school year, including reminder about the Homework Diary, staffing updates, school uniform reminders (including hair accessories), Prayer Group, Open Classes, Year 6 House, Music and Sports Captain appointments, Year 6 Information Evening and PTA AGM. It also contains the list of key dates for the Autumn Term.

Please click here to see the Clubs newsletter - September 12th 2017, together with the Clubs timetable for the Autumn term.

Quick Links

School Development Plan 2016-17

A copy of the letter sent to all parents detailing the key priorities from the School Development Plan 2016-17 and the Headlines Report of the key findings from the Parent Survey conducted earlier this year can be found by clicking here.

2016 KS2 Performance Tables

Please click here to see the letter sent to parents setting out the 2016 Key Stage 2 Performance Tables, which were published on 15th December 2016.

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The links on the left can be used to navigate your way around the site to find out the information you are looking for. If you still have any questions after you have browsed, then please contact the school via the address shown above or by using the Enquiry page.

Information pages contains information on all the important aspects of the school, including sections about the school, the staff, school policies, reports and further information, and links to other sites of interest. The News section contains up-to-date news about school events, concerts and performances and sports fixtures which are taking place, or have just done so, as well as information on our numerous clubs and activities.

Newsletters you can find copies of all the newsletters that have been issued so far this school year. Calendar shows all the important dates for your diary for the current term, and the holiday dates for the school years. The Curriculum shows what the pupils are learning and doing this term, and the Links page in the left-hand menu will also take you to several excellent websites with fun things to look at which are relevant to the things we are doing in school at the moment.

If you access the site from a smartphone, you may find it quicker to use, and bookmark, the sitemap page, which will give you a text-only menu to navigate directly to where you want to go.

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