Friday, 2nd March. The school will be open.       


We are absolutely delighted that we have been judged Outstanding as a Church School following our recent SIAMs inspection.

Please click on the link below to read the report.

SIAMS Report 2016

Link between Attendance and Achievement!

We have recently sent home this very useful table which shows clearly the impact that poor attendance has overall on learning- please click the link below. We continue to reward all the children with good attendance in school and recognise the progress they are making in all aspects of their education- thank you for your continued support.

Attendance and the Impact on Attainment.

Welcome to our  website! We hope you enjoy looking around and we appreciate your feedback. We are very passionate and committed here at St Matthews Church of England Primary School in continuing to improve standards for all. We are a Church School with a focus on the following key Christian values which are distinctive to our school:

  • Honesty
  • Kindness
  • Respect
  • Responsibility

We aim to support all our children to grow into resourceful individuals, who are able to reach their full potential in every area. We look forward to working with you closely to enable this to happen over the course of their primary schooling.

“Learning together, succeeding together and growing in faith”


Find out if your child is entitled to free school meals at  It is easy to apply and could save you hundreds of pounds.

If your child is poorly please call 01892 528098 – and follow the instructions on how to do this.  Alternatively, please email our Attendance Officer, Carly Buckwell, to report the absence of your child. Email:

Here To Help!

Our office staff are happy to help you and to point you in the right direction for anything you need. Either call in at the office at school or e mail office@st-matthew’



  • 3Sep

    Inset Day

  • 4Sep

    Start of Term 1

  • 19Oct

    End of Term

  • 29Oct

    Start of Term 2

  • 19Dec

    Last day of Term