Welcome To Knowles Primary School

We work closely with the Knowles Nursery School and the Saplings Centre to provide continuous support for our families. We also work closely with Sir Herbert Leon School and Lord Grey School which are the two secondary schools that we feed into. This small family of schools works alongside other Bletchley schools as the Bletchley Partnership of Schools to create the best opportunities for children and their families.

We believe that every child has a right to at least a good education – we aim for outstanding. We are here to provide the very best education we can for your child. We have a continuous programme of training for our staff and we read up on the latest thinking so that we can consider whether our offer for your family is appropriate. We are keen to be moving forward with our provision and we use technology and sports and music coaches to enrich our curriculum.

We believe in a Quality First teaching approach where every child’s education is of equal importance. Children are taught in classes, smaller groups and one to one as appropriate to their needs and abilities. Where appropriate, children may follow a programme of intervention to increase their accessibility and accelerate their learning.

We believe the children need teaching how to behave so that they will make the right choices for the right situations. We work alongside you to support the children in their social learning. We employ a Restorative Practice approach backed up by a Protective Behaviours ethos.

It is essential that our families feel safe leaving their children with us in ‘loco parentis’. We are acutely aware of our responsibilities towards the children for their health, safety and welfare. We We carry out regular risk assessments as we plan lessons, activities and movement around the school. We follow up on all concerns brought to us from children and our families. We take very seriously reports of bullying, racism and persistent aggression and, although we are here to educate our children in making the right choices, where improvements in behaviour are not made, we will exclude a child for a fixed term period. Please refer to our policy on behaviour which includes information on bullying and racism.

We support the children’s ‘Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural’ education through classroom delivery of lessons, focused teaching and through a programme of whole school and Key Stage assemblies which are designed to introduce and support the children’s development of spiritual, moral, social and cultural responses and responsibilities through a developing sense of self and of others within our community and beyond.

Sarah Rice Headteacher

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Emerging Schools Rugby Festival

A fantastic day at the Emerging Schools Rugby Festival! The team grew in confidence and played well together ensuring no losses throughout the afternoon. Team Noah, Theo, Michael, Frankie, Anwar, Luke, Lamin Mariyam, Latania, Zaraa, Ceryis, Angel Match Results 1 3 Knowles Theo, Luke, Frankie Vs Falconhurst 2 2 Knowles …

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Knowles vs Bushfield Basketball Friendly

Knowles Girls vs Bushfield Girls 4-1 Team: Zakira, Zaraa, Mariyam, Latania, Amy, Ellie, Jasmine P, Koi Scorers: Zaraa, Mariyam, Amy, Latania Players of the match: Mariyam, Zakira Knowles Boys vs Bushfield Boys 2-2 Team: Noah, Anwar, Hussain, Noah, Lewis, Adam, Jack, Lamin Scorers: Finn, Lamin, Anwar Players of the match: Hussain A …

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Leon Cross Country Event

Race Results – Senior Girls Race (20 girls) – 1500m Tia 6th Latania 11th Race Results – Senior Boys Race (25 boys) – 2000m Anwar 20th An absolutely fantastic effort from all three of our runners last week! It was a breath of fresh air to see how much effort the …

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Knowles vs Charles Warren

Knowles vs Charles Warren 3-0 Team: Noah, Lamin, Ceryis, Abid, Theo, Ali, Arafat, Finn, Zaid Scorers: Finn, Zaid, Arafat Players of the match: Arafat, Zaid A fantastic first match for our newly formed Football Team! The team made a promising and enthusiastic start to the match against Charles Warren. With …

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MK Springers Challenge Day

It was a real pleasure to watch Zubair, Borys and Leyland enjoying the activities at MK Springers Challenge day.  They listened carefully to the coach’s instructions and waited patiently for their turns. There were four different challenges, tumble, problem solving, trampoline and circuits.  Zubair listened very carefully to the instructions …

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Busy Summer Of Sport

Sport at Knowles had a busy Summer with plenty of activities and exciting events to keep the kids busy.  Alongside our Annual Sports Days the children participated in National School Sports Week during June and raised over £400 towards the British Heart Foundation. Outside specialists from Archery and Brazilian Football …

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