Useful Links for Parents
The Direct.gov.uk and Department for Education websites have several useful sections to help parents:
Other useful sites:
Bracknell Forest website gives lots of information about admissions to primary and secondary schools.
Oxford Owl is a free website to help you with your child’s reading. To help you both along the way, you’ll find age-specific reading tips, book recommendations, and lots of fun ideas to really bring your child’s reading to life. It includes over 100 free eBooks and activities with your child’s favourite characters like Biff, Chip, Kipper and Floppy, the Project X team and Winnie the Witch. And every happy reader deserves a reward. So we’ve got a special Kids’ barn area that’s jam-packed with games and fun activities to make reading more fun than ever before. Enjoy!
This website helps parents, family and friends get the most from reading, writing, speaking and listening. On this site you will find tips, advice, games, free downloads and competitions.
The Family Information Service (FIS) provides a free and impartial information and signposting service. This information relates to childcare and other services that support parents and carers of children and young people up to the age of 20 (25 with additional needs). We also work with organisations and professionals who support families.
BBC Learning. Online learning, support and advice.
This site gives lots of information about the local council including school related details.
Feeding Hungry Minds Ltd (part of ISS) provide our school lunches.
Information about the local community
Edgbarrow Secondary School in Crowthorne.
RPF provide guitar lessons at the school for some of our children.
Year 6 stay at RYG for a week and participate in outdoor and adventurous activities such as moubtain walking, gorge walking, climbing and mine exploration.
Year 4 stay at Hooke Court for 2 nights and participate in environmental science, team building and other activities.