Bristol City Council has now sent out offers of places in our Early Years/Reception classes for September 2015.
If you have received an offer and have not yet visited the school you can contact the school office (0117 377 2610) to arrange a visit.
For late applications, and for places in other years, please contact Bristol City Council admissions team, via www.bristol.gov.uk
Work continues on the Elmgrove site, and you can see more about the building and grounds on our School Expansion page.
The school was inspected on 25th and 26th June 2014.
The school was pleased with the results of the inspection, which judged that the overall effectiveness of the school is 'Good'.
The following judgements were also made:
- Achievement of Pupils - Good
- Quality of Teaching - Good
- Behaviour and safety of pupils - Good
- Leadership & Management - Outstanding
The summary of key findings includes:
* All groups of pupils achieve well. Attainment is, currently, above the latest national averages in both key stages.
* Most pupils are, currently, making good progress in reading, writing and mathematics.
* Pupils benefit from teaching that is usually good, with a growing amount that is outstanding.
* Reading is taught very well. Pupils quickly grasp the skills they need and go on to become fluent readers with a love of books.
* Pupils behave well and value their school. They have positive attitudes to learning and take good care of each other.
* The headteacher and senior team provide very strong leadership. They promote high quality teaching, which results in pupils’ achievement being good and improving.
* Governors are rigorous and efficient in conducting their responsibilities. They are focused exceptionally well on improving outcomes for all pupils.
Latest School Calendar Events
- Year 2 trip07Jul2015
- Swimming Gala07Jul2015
09:30 am - 11:30 am @ Horfield Sports Centre
For all Keystage 2 children, year 3 up to year 6, all children are expected to attend.
- Keystage 2 Sports Day08Jul2015
09:30 am - 11:30 am @ Cotham School
Sports Day for Years 3 to 6.
- Year 3 Cinema trip09Jul2015
- Keystage 1 Sports Day09Jul2015
09:30 am - 11:00 am @ Held in the school playground
For reception to year 2.
- Summer Gala Concert— Thursday 9th July09Jul2015
15:00 pm - 16:00 pm
Summer Gala Concert— Thursday 9th July In a celebration of all the music making that has taken place throughout the year, We will be holding a ‘not to be missed’ Summer gala concert on 9th July in the concert hall at Cotham School at 3.45pm. This will feature an exciting mix of solo, ensemble and larger group performances.
- Co-operative Forum09Jul2015
17:30 pm - 18:45 pm @ School library
The school newsletter dated 3.7.15 has these 2 events the wrong way around. This is the correct time.
- Co-operative AGM09Jul2015
19:00 pm - 20:00 pm @ School hall
Please note the Newsletter dated 3.7.15 has these events the wrong way around, this is the correct time.
- Year 1 Picnic in the park10Jul2015
13:30 pm - 14:30 pm
- Year 3 trip13Jul2015
- Shuffle up day14Jul2015
Chance for the children to see their new classes and teachers.
- Year 6 'Leavers Do' and performance.15Jul2015
18:30 pm - 22:00 pm @ school hall
- Fiesta Fun Day16Jul2015
A fun filled day for the children.
- Last day of term17Jul2015
School breaks up today for the summer holidays.
- Inset Day20Jul2015
Inset Day school closed
- Summer holiday21Jul2015
This section explains how children are assessed, how assessments are reported to parents, and the results our children achieved across the whole school at the end of 2014.
The school has adopted the innovative Edison curriculum and parents who missed the recent meeting about it can watch the slideshow presentations for each Year via the Learning/Curriculum Info menu above, or see the Overview by clicking here.
Colston's Primary School, 18 Cotham Grove, Bristol, BS6 6AL Tel: 0117 377 2610
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