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New exciting sports programme taking place this year at HWPS. Please look out for further information and updates throughout the year.

  • Gardening club - progress update

    10th October 2013

    The gardening club have been working really hard and there are signs of real progress.

    Please look out for updates to the school blog, where we will be posting updates throughout the term.

    Miss Bridge and Mrs Lynch

  • Our French assistant has arrived!

    4th October 2013

    This week the children were introduced to Mathilde. Mathilde is a french student who has come to help us in school learn more about the french culture and language. We welcome Mathilde to our school and look forward to working with her.

  • Maths Workshop KS1

    2nd October 2013

    Thank you for all those parents who attended our KS1 Maths workshop recently. Please find handouts as promised under our Year 1 page.


  • Autumn diary dates

    22nd September 2013

    Please find a copy of the key diary dates for the Autumn term.

    Please contact the office if you have any queries.

  • Summer Term Newsletter 2013

    18th July 2013

    Congratulations to our current Year 6 pupils on their tremendous SATs results.

  • Year 6 leavers

    18th July 2013

    It was a sad day today at Hatfield Woodhouse Pimary School, as we said goodbye to the class of 2012/2013.

    We have a great day with a leavers assembly, picnic, bouncy castle and a water fight (which was the highlight)!

    Good luck to Year 6!

  • Guitar Assembly Summer 2013

    17th July 2013

    Today the Key Stage two children who attend guitar lessons in school, performed the pieces of music that they have been learning over the course of the year.

    The children played groups pieces, as well as individuals performing solo pieces.

    We are very proud of the children's commitment to learning a new skill.

    A big thank you to their tutor Mr Belbin-Wood, whose weekly sessions have clearly reaped rewards!

    Hatfield Woodhouse Primary School offers weekly guitar and keyboard sessions, as part of our commitment to

  • Ofsted Inspection

    12th July 2013


    Ofsted Inspection June 2013


    Ofsted inspectors say:

    The significant majority of pupils behave sensibly, enjoy school greatly and show very positive attitudes to school and learning. They like the reward system and are very proud that the teachers acknowledge their hard work and efforts. Records show, and pupils agree, that there is not very much bullying and when it does happen it is usually dealt with promptly.

    The subjects taught provide broad and balanced experiences for pupils throughout the school, both

  • Cornerstones

    10th July 2013

    Pupils enthused with Cornerstones topics.

  • Parents and Friends newsletter

    10th July 2013

    End of year Parents and Friends Newsletter.

  • Tuishi Pamoja Leaver's Play (Year 6)

    27th June 2013

    Year 6 treated us to a wonderful performance of the play Tuishi Pamoja (Starshine music).

    They were supported by wonderful singers and dancers from Years 3 to 5.

    The play celebrates friendship through diversity, which is something we see and celebrate every day in our school.

    Well done Year 6!

  • Summer Term Newsletter

    24th June 2013

    Parents Newsletter

  • Summer Fayre 21st June 2013 (15:30-17:30)

    21st June 2013

    The Summer Fayre will not be cancelled due to bad weather. We are looking forward to an exciting evening.

  • KS1 Father's Day Picnic (14th June @13:15 pm)

    13th June 2013

    KS1 are looking forward to an exciting and funfilled afternoon with their Father's, Grand Dad's and uncles to join them in celebrating 'Father's Day'. Under no circumstance will this event will be cancelled.

    Due to the unpredictable weather we have made arrangements for activities to take place indoors but we are hoping for a bright sunny afternoon so that the activities could take place outdoors as per schedule. KS1 children and staff are looking forward to an exciting afternoon.

  • KS1 Parents Open Morning 23rd May 2013

    19th May 2013

    Year 2 'Parents Open Morning & Sam’s Safari’

    23rd May 2013

    Dear Parents,

    Our chosen topic for this term is ‘Mini-beasts’. As part of our ‘Parents Open Morning’ Year 2 have invited ‘Sam’s Safari’ to showcase a variety of mini-beasts and their predators. It is a very interactive and hands on approach for children to further develop their investigation skills. Parents will be able to be part of their child’s learning and hopefully this will provide you with an insight into the creative curriculum adapted by the s

  • April 2013 Newsletter

    8th May 2013

    Welcome to the Summer term. Please find attached our latest newsletter for parents/carers and important information regarding term time holidays from September 2013.

  • Year 2 'Tropical Butterfly House Trip'

    20th April 2013

    Dear Parents,

    Over the next term Year 2 will be learning about ‘Mini-beasts’ as part of our new curriculum. We have organised a trip to ‘Butterfly House’ at Sheffield. The trip will take place on Friday 26th April 2013. The total cost for this trip - £12.00 per child.

    Please make sure that your child brings his/her own packed lunch for the trip.

    PLEASE NOTE: For those children who receive a Free School Meal if you wish your child to be provided with a packed lunch from school for that day please notify the of

  • Crucial Crew - Year 6

    15th April 2013

    On Tuesday 16th April, Year 6 travelled to Rotherham, to take part in 'Crucial Crew' training.

    Crucial Crew is a regional activity offered to all schools (Year 6) in South Yorkshire. The day event involves the emergency services (Police, Fire Service, and Red Cross). The aim is to make the children aware, and also prepared for, different events that take part in everyday life.

    The Lifewise Centre has been designed to look like a real town, with shops, a park, a crossing and much more.

    The trainers show the chi

  • Easter egg competition

    28th March 2013

    Today we held the annual Easter egg design competition.

    The winners were:

    Nusery - Sophie Wilson 

    FS2 - Nancy Wilson

    Y1 - Frankie Mason

    Y2 - Ella Ryan

    Y3 - Mason Clark

    Y4 - Dayna Birkinshaw

    Y5 - Cole Bramley

    Y6 - Stephanie Parkinson

    Congratulations to everyone who took part!

  • Music from Around the World!

    27th March 2013

    Today, as part of their 'What a Wonderful World' topic, Year 6 were visited by local musician, Janet Wood. 

    Janet works with DART (Doncaster Community Arts), as a resident artist.  She has travelled all over the world and was able to share her knowledge and experiences of music and culture with the children.

    As part of the event, the children learnt how to say 'Hello' is several languages!  They also learnt traditional songs, had a chance to role play (with costumes!) and hear stories from around the world.