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The education system in England <ul><li>Children start in Reception in the year that they turn 5 (This is called ‘The Foundation Stage’) </li></ul><ul><li>After The Foundation Stage, children move into Key Stage One (Year 1 and Year 2) </li></ul><ul><li>After Key Stage One, children move into Key Stage Two (Years 3 to 6) </li></ul><ul><li>Children are taught a National Curriculum, which has statutory requirements for each subject. </li></ul><ul><li>At the end of Key Stage 2, children have to sit national tests in English and Maths. The results of these tests are published and schools are placed into league tables. This is very controversial! </li></ul><ul><li>Children stay at a primary school until the age of 11, after which they move to secondary school until the age of 16. After this age, children can do A-Levels before possibly moving onto university. </li></ul><ul><li>Schools are inspected every 3-5 years, depending on how successful they are. </li></ul>
What is high lawn like? We are a two-form entry school (we have two of each year) We are a community primary school, taking boys and girls from the age of 3 to 11 20 teachers work at our school 18 teaching assistants help our teachers Over 400 pupils attend our school High Lawn is in Bolton, Greater Manchester High Lawn is set in lovely grounds, with large fields and our own woods... We are very lucky!
What do we learn about? “ opportunity and achievement” Literacy (English) Numeracy (Maths) Physical Education Topic Design Technology History French Religious Education Art and Design Geography Citizenship Music
What goes on after school... Gymnastics Club PGL: Outdoor pursuits Drama Club We can learn to play an instrument Computer Club and Blogging Gardening Club Netball Club Football Club Baking Club Book (Reading) Club Choir
How do we look after our school? We use recycle bins and sort our rubbish We have a “ Go Green Gang” We have lights that only turn on when there’s movement We have a School Council We set school targets We try our best to keep our school clean and tidy We turn the taps off when we aren’t using them We have a school garden where we grow our own fruit and vegetables We are taught about how we can look after our selves and our environment We turn off electrical devices when we aren’t using them