Hallbankgate Village School

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  • ‘The magic that is woven at Hallbankgate Village School, day by day, minute by minute, by leaders, by staff, and ultimately by pupils, is exceptional.’
    Steve Watson, TLO, 2019
  • ‘We are truly grateful: the staff have gone above and beyond. Thank you!’
    Parent, 2020
  • ‘The striking feature is that learners relish the opportunities they have to control their own learning, and that they have the confidence and skills to do so successfully.’
    Steve Watson, TLO, 2019
  • ‘We feel our child is thriving- we feel they are being pushed to their potential. Thank you.’
    Parent, 2020
  • ‘…the commitment to taking responsibility for their own learning, the awareness of the learning process and of self as learner, and the skills to do so independently are evident.’
    Steve Watson, TLO, 2019
  • ‘Parents are overwhelmingly supportive of the school’
    Ofsted, 2017
  • ‘Staff are always happy to discuss ways to support my child.’
    Parent, 2020
  • ‘Pupils understand their learning because teachers use clear explanations and make sure that pupils understand what they are learning.’
    Ofsted, 2017
  • ‘All staff are extremely friendly and welcoming to both adults and children in our family’
    Parent, 2020
  • ‘Pupils behave well at all times. They are polite and well mannered. Leaders value the feedback they get from pupils and place a high priority on listening to pupils.’
    Ofsted, 2017
  • ‘Our children love coming to school every day and are always encouraged to be the best they can be’
    Parent, 2020

**Please note that under Covid-19 safety regulations, visitors to our school are currently restricted**

Visiting Our School

At Hallbankgate Village School we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all visitors to school to share this commitment and adhere to our safeguarding policies and procedures. All visitors should note the following before entering school and should sign in through our e-Reception.

  • Please wear your identity/visitor badge during your visit (not applicable for parent/group events).
  • Please take and read a copy of our leaflet ‘Safeguarding Children’ a quick reference guide for visitors in school. 
  • Please note that the school operates a no smoking or vaping policy covering both the building and school grounds.       
  • Your safety and well being are important to us.
  • The school accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage to visitor’s property.
  • As a visitor you have a legal responsibility to care for your own and others Health and Safety whilst on the premises.
  • All illnesses, injuries or accidents must be reported to the school office.
  • If the fire alarm sounds, leave the building by the nearest exit and assemble in the playground where a register will be called.
  • Visitors are requested to take extreme care if passing through the classrooms and to be courteous at all times.
  • Please let a member of staff know before you take your child home.
  • Please sign out when you leave the building.