Previous Updates

Here are previous updates made to our web since this version was launched at the end of August 2017:

  • 25 Mar 24: Summer term Diary Dates.
  • 16 Mar 24: Updated Governing Body register of interests.
  • 28 Feb 24: The report from our recent Ofsted Inspection.
  • 25 Feb 24: Updated list of Governing Body members and register of interests.
  • 27 Jan 24: Job Vacancy for a Headteacher (deadline since passed).
  • 22 Jan 24: Updated school Staff List.
  • 09 Jan 24: Updated school Staff List.
  • 24 Dec 23: Spring term Diary Dates.
  • 21 Dec 23: Job Vacancy for a Class Teacher (deadline since passed).
  • 21 Dec 23: Job Vacancy for a Teaching Assistant (deadline since passed).
  • 21 Dec 23: December's Blakesley Bulletin and Diary Dates.
  • 21 Dec 23: Updated list of Governing Body members and register of interests.
  • 29 Nov 23: New Phase pages for all our year groups.
  • 18 Nov 23: Job Vacancy for a full-time Receptionist (deadline since passed).
  • 18 Nov 23: Job Vacancy for part-time Receptionist (deadline since passed).
  • 29 Oct 23: This year's guide to Keeping Children Safe in Education.
  • 29 Oct 23: The results from this Autumn's Parent Survey on our Safeguarding page.
  • 29 Oct 23: Halo Hair Code logo added to our right column.
  • 17 Oct 23: Updated information on Reading and Phonics at our school.
  • 17 Oct 23: Little Wandle Letters and Sounds logo added to our right column.
  • 15 Oct 23: Updated school Dinner Menu.
  • 23 Sep 23: A new page on Coaching in our Wellbeing section.
  • 15 Sep 23: Curriculum Overview for 2023/24.
  • 15 Sep 23: Visits and Visitors Overview for 2023/24.
  • 15 Sep 23: Some new and updated school Policy documents.
  • 15 Sep 23: Updated Attendance records for our Governing Body Members.
  • 15 Sep 23: Updated contact information for our Before and After Club.
  • 05 Sep 23: Updated school Staff List.
  • 24 Jul 23: Updated school Staff List.
  • 22 Jul 23: Summer term's Blakesley Bulletin and Autumn term Diary Dates.
  • 22 Jul 23: Job Vacancy for a Senior Office Manager (deadline since passed).
  • 20 Jul 23: Updated SEND Information Report.
  • 17 Jul 23: Our Test Results for 2022/23.
  • 17 Jul 23: Anti-Bulling Policy.
  • 15 Jul 23: Updated Complaints Procedure on our Policies page.
  • 15 Jul 23: A Word version of our Complaints Form.
  • 09 Jul 23: Updated school Staff List.
  • 06 Jul 23: Information and overviews of our Relationships and Health Education.
  • 06 Jul 23: Updated RHE Policy.
  • 24 Jun 23: Sports edition of the Blakesley Bulletin.
  • 19 Jun 23: School Term Dates for 2023/24.
  • 19 Jun 23: Updated Curriculum Policy.
  • 28 May 23: An update on our school Vision and Values.
  • 14 May 23: A new page containing our Curriculum Overviews and half-termly Topics.
  • 14 May 23: An introduction to the Blakesley Triangle.
  • 14 May 23: Details on Celebrating Cultural Capital.
  • 14 May 23: A new page celebrating our Cultural Legacy and diversity.
  • 14 May 23: A new page for Staff Wellbeing.
  • 14 May 23: New and updated overviews on various Subject Information pages.
  • 14 May 23: Updated School Meals times and prices.
  • 10 May 23: Job Vacancy for a Learning Mentor (deadline since passed).
  • 05 May 23: Job Vacancy for a Class Teacher (deadline since passed).
  • 05 May 23: Job Vacancy for a Teaching Assistant (deadline since passed).
  • 05 May 23: Job Vacancy for an Office Receptionist (deadline since passed).
  • 05 May 23: Job Vacancy for a Lunchtime Supervisor (deadline since passed).
  • 18 Apr 23: Job Vacancy for two Class Teachers (deadline since passed).
  • 18 Apr 23: An update on our teaching of Reading and Phonics.
  • 31 Mar 23: Spring term 2 Blakesley Bulletin SWELL Edition and Summer Diary Dates.
  • 27 Mar 23: Parent/Carer Code of Conduct on our Policies page.
  • 22 Mar 23: Updated Art Curriculum.
  • 22 Mar 23: Updated British Values Overview.
  • 22 Mar 23: Updated wider Curriculum Intent document.
  • 14 Mar 23: Job Vacancy for a Class Teacher/UKS2 Phase Leader (deadline since passed)
  • 14 Mar 23: Job Vacancy for a KS2 Class Teacher (deadline since passed).
  • 16 Feb 23: Spring term's Blakesley Bulletin and Diary Dates.
  • 28 Jan 23: Updated Timetables for Year 1 and Year 3.
  • 16 Jan 23: Updated school Staff List.
  • 14 Jan 23: Timetables for Spring term on most of our year group pages.
  • 05 Jan 23: Autumn term's Blakesley Bulletin SWELL Edition and Diary Dates.
  • 27 Dec 22: Spring term Diary Dates.
  • 27 Dec 22: Pupil Premium Strategy Statement for 2022/23.
  • 27 Dec 22: Parents' Letter re: Establish Special Educational Needs Provision.
  • 27 Dec 22: A new page on parents' rights on Statutory National Curriculum Subjects.
  • 27 Dec 22: New comments from everyone on our What People Say page.
  • 27 Dec 22: Updated wider Curriculum Intent document.
  • 27 Dec 22: Updated Computing curriculum intent.
  • 27 Dec 22: Updated Geography curriculum intent.
  • 27 Dec 22: Updated History curriculum intent.
  • 27 Dec 22: Updated Music curriculum intent.
  • 27 Dec 22: Updated PSHE curriculum intent.
  • 27 Dec 22: Updated Religious Education curriculum intent.
  • 27 Dec 22: Introducing this year's Learning Ambassadors.
  • 27 Dec 22: A photo of some of our Junior Leadership Team members.
  • 08 Dec 22: Updated list of Governing Body members and register of interests.
  • 03 Dec 22: Register of Interests and Profiles of our Governing Body members.
  • 03 Dec 22: Visits and Visitors Overview for 2022/23.
  • 24 Nov 22: Updated list of Governing Body members.
  • 18 Nov 22: Updated school Staff List.
  • 18 Nov 22: Updated History Curriculum text.
  • 18 Nov 22: Addition of make up rules on our Uniform page.
  • 18 Nov 22: Some new photographs for Year 4.
  • 25 Oct 22: An update on our Science Curriculum intent.
  • 25 Oct 22: Introducing the pupils forming this year's Junior Leadership Team.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction, timetable and photographs for Year 6.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction, timetable and photographs for Year 5.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction and timetable for Year 4.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction and timetable for Year 3.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction, timetable and photographs for Year 2.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction, timetable and photographs for Year 1.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction, timetable and photographs for Reception.
  • 25 Oct 22: Updated introduction, timetable and photographs for Jigsaws.
  • 13 Oct 22: Updated information and links on our Safeguarding page.
  • 08 Oct 22: Job Vacancy for an Office Manager/PA (deadline since passed).
  • 03 Oct 22: Some new and updated school Policy documents.
  • 26 Sep 22: An update on our school Opening Hours.
  • 25 Sep 22: Updated information on our school Uniform.
  • 28 Jul 20: Sports Premium Impact Report for 2021/22.
  • 21 Jul 22: Summer 2's Blakesley Bulletin and Diary Dates.
  • 21 Jul 22: Updated details of our school Uniform.
  • 19 Jul 22: A new photo of our school on our home page.
  • 11 Jul 22: Attendance records for our Governing Body Members.
  • 21 Jun 22: School Term Dates for 2022/23.
  • 19 Jun 22: Details of our school's teaching of Mathematics.
  • 27 May 22: Summer 1's Blakesley Bulletin and Diary Dates.
  • 23 May 22: Job Vacancy for an experienced Cover Teacher (deadlline since passed).
  • 08 Apr 22: Spring 2's Blakesley Bulletin and Summer term Diary Dates.
  • 28 Mar 22: An updated introduction to our Design and Technology Curriculum.
  • 26 Mar 22: Updated contact information for our Before and After Club.
  • 12 Mar 22: Updated PE days for Year 2.
  • 10 Mar 22: A login for SchoolCloud Parents Evening bookings in our footer area.
  • 02 Mar 22: New photographs in Year 3's Gallery.
  • 02 Mar 22: New photographs in Year 4's Gallery.
  • 17 Feb 22: Spring 1's Blakesley Bulletin.
  • 17 Feb 22: New photographs in Year 2's Gallery.
  • 17 Feb 22: New photographs in Year 6's Gallery.
  • 17 Feb 22: Artsmark Silver Award added to our school awards.
  • 17 Feb 22: Managing Serial Complaints Policy.
  • 08 Feb 22: New photos on Our Pupils page.
  • 08 Feb 22: An update to the information on our Attendance page.
  • 06 Feb 22: New photos in the header fading squares sequence.
  • 06 Feb 22: More new and updated school Policy documents.
  • 03 Feb 22: Some new and updated school Policy documents.
  • 01 Feb 22: A new welcome from our Headteacher, Ms Phillips.
  • 01 Feb 22: Updated introduction from our Chair of Governors.
  • 01 Feb 22: Some updates to our Uniform page.
  • 29 Jan 22: Updated list of Governing Body members and interests.
  • 22 Jan 22: Timetables for Spring term on each of our year group pages.
  • 23 Dec 21: Autumn 2's Blakesley Bulletin and Spring term Diary Dates.
  • 23 Dec 21: Pupil Premium Strategy Statement for 2021/22.
  • 18 Nov 21: An update on our teaching of the English curriculum.
  • 21 Oct 21: Autumn 1's Blakesley Bulletin and Diary Dates.
  • 21 Oct 21: Updated Complaints Procedure and Form on our Policies page.
  • 09 Oct 21: Operation Encompass logo added to our website.
  • 30 Sep 21: Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy.
  • 21 Sep 21: Timetables for Autumn term on each of our year group pages.
  • 21 Sep 21: Updated introductions on our year group pages.
  • 16 Sep 21: Our online School Prospectus for 2021.
  • 05 Sep 21: Updated school Staff List.
  • 22 Jul 21: Autum term Diary Dates.
  • 22 Jul 21: Updated School Times.
  • 16 Jul 21: Summer 2's Blakesley Bulletin.
  • 15 Jul 21: Updated Risk Assessment for school re-opening.
  • 09 Jul 21: Updated list of Governors and Register of Interests.
  • 09 Jul 21: Unicef Rights Respecting Schools Silver award added to our awards collection.
  • 02 Jul 21: Updated Governor Attendance at meetings register.
  • 27 Jun 21: School Term Dates for 2021/22.
  • 29 May 21: Updated information on our School Meals.
  • 27 May 21: Summer 1's Blakesley Bulletin and Diary Dates.
  • 27 May 21: Some new and updated school Policy documents.
  • 20 May 21: Spring's Blakesley Bulletin.
  • 20 May 21: Parents' Letter re: Celebrating home working achievements during lockdown.
  • 06 May 21: Updated list and profiles of our school Governing Body members.
  • 01 May 21: Updated SEND Information Report.
  • 27 Apr 21: Timetables for Summer term on each of our year group pages.
  • 03 Apr 21: Summer term Diary Dates.
  • 28 Mar 21: A new website for Birmingham's Local Offer for SEND.
  • 22 Mar 21: Updated list of Governors and Register of Interests.
  • 22 Mar 21: Governors for Schools Skilled and Diverse logo added to our awards.
  • 18 Mar 21: Updated Charging and Remission Policy.
  • 05 Mar 21: Risk Assessment for school re-opening on Mon 8 March.
  • 14 Feb 21: Introducing our new Virtual Library on our English page.
  • 29 Jan 21: Risk Assessments for school re-opening and asymptomatic testing.
  • 08 Jan 21: Updated Profiles of our school Governors.
  • 18 Dec 20: December's school Newsletter and Spring Diary Dates.
  • 15 Dec 20: Updated School Times.
  • 15 Dec 20: More updated school Policy documents.
  • 12 Dec 20: Some further new and updated school Policy documents.
  • 05 Dec 20: Updated Governor Attendance at meetings register.
  • 26 Nov 20: November's school Newsletter.
  • 26 Nov 20: Updated Pupil Premium Expenditure Plan for 2020/21.
  • 21 Nov 20: Some updated school Policy documents.
  • 21 Nov 20: An update on the teaching of Phonics at our school.
  • 13 Nov 20: Timetable for Autumn 2 term for Year 3.
  • 10 Nov 20: Pupil Premium Expenditure Plan for 2020/21.
  • 13 Oct 20: October's school Newsletter.
  • 30 Sep 20: Additional Teacher Day added to our Diary Dates.
  • 30 Sep 20: New guide to the EYFS Curriculum from the DfE.
  • 27 Sep 20: Timetables for Autumn term on each of our year group pages.
  • 27 Sep 20: Updated introductions on our year group pages.
  • 24 Sep 20: Education and Childcare During Coronavirus including multiple translations.
  • 24 Sep 20: A link to the Schools Financial Benchmarking website for financial information.
  • 18 Sep 20: Home Learning Contingeny Plan on our Covid-19 page.
  • 18 Sep 20: Updated School Re-opening full opening school day timetable.
  • 18 Sep 20: Updated Covid-19 Addendum to our Positive Behaviour Policy.
  • 18 Sep 20: Update for our Before and After School Fun Club.
  • 12 Sep 20: A guide for parents on Covid-19 related symptoms and pupil absence.
  • 12 Sep 20: Updated school Staff List.
  • 28 Aug 20: School Re-opening letter re: re-opening of school to all pupils.
  • 28 Aug 20: School Re-opening full opening school day timetable and information guide.
  • 19 Jul 20: Sports Premium Impact Report for 2019/20.
  • 02 Jul 20: School Term Dates for 2020/21.
  • 07 Jun 20: A new Covid-19 Response page pulling together related documents.
  • 07 Jun 20: Covid-19 Addendum to our Positive Behaviour Policy.
  • 07 Jun 20: Bereavement and Wellbeing Support Policy.
  • 30 Apr 20: Covid-19 advice from the Communication and Autism Team (CAT).
  • 22 Apr 20: Covid-19 Addendum to our Safeguarding Policy.
  • 03 Mar 20: Attendance Report for Spring Term 1 2020.
  • 29 Feb 20: February's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 08 Feb 20: Updated Profiles of our school Governors.
  • 08 Feb 20: Some updated school Policy documents.
  • 01 Feb 20: January's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 01 Feb 20: Online Safety and Social Media Policy.
  • 11 Jan 20: Timetables for Spring term on our year group pages.
  • 11 Jan 20: Policies Booklet for our Before and After Club.
  • 10 Jan 20: Introducing our new Before and After Club.
  • 24 Dec 19: Spring term Diary Dates.
  • 24 Dec 19: A new page for our Science Curriculum.
  • 07 Dec 19: Pupil Premium Expenditure Plan for 2019/20.
  • 07 Dec 19: A big update and new pages in our Curriculum section.
  • 07 Dec 19: A new page with comments that people Say About our School.
  • 04 Dec 19: December's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 23 Nov 19: September and October's school Newsletters and Diary Dates.
  • 23 Nov 19: Sports Premium Impact Report for 2018/19.
  • 10 Nov 19: New information and photographs on our Clubs page.
  • 10 Nov 19: New link to the Government's Prevent Duty Guidance.
  • 10 Nov 19: Updated details of our school Uniform.
  • 22 Oct 19: Updated Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy.
  • 22 Oct 19: School Development Plan for 2018-2020.
  • 22 Oct 19: Updated Governor Attendance at meetings summary.
  • 22 Oct 19: Updated School Times.
  • 22 Oct 19: Updates on our Vision and Values page.
  • 22 Oct 19: An updated Introduction to our school.
  • 22 Oct 19: New school Dinner Menu.
  • 19 Oct 19: Our Test Results for 2018/19.
  • 12 Oct 19: Updated introduction and table of Governing Body members.
  • 05 Oct 19: Teacher Days added to our Diary Dates.
  • 20 Sep 19: Timetables for Autumn term on each of our year group pages.
  • 20 Sep 19: Updated introductions on our year group pages.
  • 18 Sep 19: A photograph of this year's Head Pupils.
  • 09 Sep 19: Welcomes from our Executive Headteacher and Head of School.
  • 07 Sep 19: Updated school Staff List.
  • 07 Sep 19: Updated school Complaints Policy.
  • 02 Sep 19: Attendance Report for end of school year 2018/19.
  • 23 Jul 19: Autumn term Diary Dates.
  • 23 Jul 19: Updated Positive Behaviour Policy.
  • 11 Jul 19: School Games Silver added to our collection of awards.
  • 10 Jun 19: A new page with details of SchoolPing including login information.
  • 29 May 19: A new page introducing our Jigsaws class.
  • 09 May 19: Summer Timetables on our year group pages.
  • 03 May 19: Email Communication Policy.
  • 03 May 19: Attendance Report for Spring Term 2 2019.
  • 16 Apr 19: School Term Dates for 2019/20.
  • 29 Mar 19: March's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 29 Mar 19: Updated Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy.
  • 29 Mar 19: Attendance Report for Spring Term 1 2019.
  • 08 Mar 19: Spring 2 Timetables for Year 4 and Year 5.
  • 03 Feb 19: January's second school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 16 Jan 19: Attendance Report for Autumn Term 2 2018.
  • 16 Jan 19: Spring Timetables on our year group pages.
  • 11 Jan 19: January's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 08 Jan 19: Updated list of Governing Body members and introduction to our Governors.
  • 29 Dec 18: All new photographs in Year 6's Gallery.
  • 29 Dec 18: All new photographs in Year 5's Gallery.
  • 29 Dec 18: All new photographs in Year 4's Gallery.
  • 29 Dec 18: All new photographs in Year 3's Gallery.
  • 29 Dec 18: All new photographs in Year 2's Gallery.
  • 29 Dec 18: All new photographs in Year 1's Gallery.
  • 29 Dec 18: All new photographs in Reception's gallery.
  • 28 Dec 18: Spring term Diary Dates.
  • 06 Dec 18: Updated Charging and Remissions Policy.
  • 02 Dec 18: November's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 20 Nov 18: Autumn 2 Timetables on certain of our year group pages.
  • 20 Nov 18: Attendance Report for Autumn Term 2018.
  • 20 Nov 18: Pupil Premium Expenditure Plan for 2018/19.
  • 29 Sep 18: September's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 26 Sep 18: Additional web links for online games and various other resources.
  • 17 Sep 18: Updated school Staff List.
  • 17 Sep 18: Timetables for Autumn term on each of our year group pages.
  • 17 Sep 18: Updated introductions on our year group pages.
  • 12 Sep 18: Updated school Term Dates for 2018/19.
  • 06 Sep 18: Welcome Back Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 04 Sep 18: The report from our recent Ofsted Inspection.
  • 29 Jul 18: Autumn term Diary Dates.
  • 18 Jul 18: June and July's school Newsletters and Diary Dates.
  • 18 Jul 18: Updated list of Governing Body members.
  • 18 Jul 18: Updated school Staff List.
  • 17 Jun 18: Updated Governor Attendance at meetings summary.
  • 14 Jun 18: Summer 2 Timetables on our year group pages.
  • 06 May 18: All new photographs in Year 6's Gallery.
  • 06 May 18: All new photographs in Year 2's Gallery.
  • 29 Apr 18: Updated Attendance Report for 2017/18.
  • 29 Apr 18: All new photographs in Year 4's Gallery.
  • 29 Apr 18: All new photographs in Year 3's Gallery.
  • 29 Apr 18: All new photographs in Year 1's Gallery.
  • 29 Apr 18: All new photographs in Reception's gallery.
  • 25 Apr 18: Updated school Term Dates for 2018/19.
  • 25 Apr 18: A new welcome and photograph of our Headteacher, Mrs Philips.
  • 25 Apr 18: Summer 1 Timetables on our year group pages.
  • 02 Apr 18: Summer term Diary Dates.
  • 02 Apr 18: A new page introducing the Kingfisher Collaboration of Schools.
  • 02 Apr 18: Updated Sports Premium Impact Report for 2017/18.
  • 24 Mar 18: School Term Dates for 2018/19.
  • 13 Feb 18: Updated list of Governing Body members, committees and interests.
  • 13 Feb 18: Some updated school Policy documents.
  • 03 Feb 18: January's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 03 Feb 18: Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy.
  • 03 Feb 18: Updated Attendance Report for 2017/18.
  • 26 Jan 18: A quote from our Headteacher on our SEN provision.
  • 26 Jan 18: Our School Improvement Plan for 2017/18.
  • 15 Jan 18: Attendance Report for 2017/18.
  • 15 Jan 18: Spring 1 Timetables on our year group pages.
  • 15 Jan 18: Some updated school Policy documents.
  • 28 Dec 17: December's school Newsletter and Spring term Diary Dates.
  • 28 Dec 17: Some updated school Policy documents.
  • 28 Dec 17: Updated SEND Information Report.
  • 28 Dec 17: A presentation for people with Disabilities who have Achieved.
  • 28 Dec 17: Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plan Explained.
  • 30 Nov 17: Updated Timetable for Year 3.
  • 30 Nov 17: Updated Pupil Premium Expenditure Plan for 2017/18.
  • 16 Nov 17: Updated SEND Information Report.
  • 16 Nov 17: Updated Special Educational Needs and Disability Policy.
  • 16 Nov 17: All new photographs in Year 6's Gallery.
  • 11 Nov 17: November's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 11 Nov 17: Updated Disability Access Policy.
  • 07 Nov 17: All new photographs in Year 1's Gallery.
  • 07 Nov 17: Written Calculation Policies for our Mathematics curriculum.
  • 03 Nov 17: Introducing this year's Head Pupils, House Captains and Prefects.
  • 03 Nov 17: Updated Complaints Policy.
  • 03 Nov 17: Updated introduction to Year 1.
  • 24 Oct 17: Our Test Results for 2016/17.
  • 24 Oct 17: All new photographs in Year 2's Gallery.
  • 17 Oct 17: Sports Premium Plan for 2017/18.
  • 10 Oct 17: A list of what our children think about Keeping Safe at Blakesley.
  • 10 Oct 17: Updated Growing Up Policy.
  • 10 Oct 17: Pupil Premium Expenditure Plan for 2017/18.
  • 10 Oct 17: Updated school Staff List.
  • 10 Oct 17: Updated list of Governing Body committees and interests.
  • 10 Oct 17: Updated Creative Curriculum two-year overview.
  • 29 Sep 17: September's school Newsletter and Diary Dates.
  • 29 Sep 17: Updated list of Clubs available this term.
  • 29 Sep 17: Timetables for Autumn 1 on each of our year group pages.
  • 29 Sep 17: Updated introductions on our year group pages.
  • 29 Sep 17: Introducing our Year Group Values.
  • 24 Sep 17: An update to our Busy Bees before and after school club..
  • 24 Sep 17: Updated Creative Curriculum two-year overview.
  • 17 Sep 17: Consent Form for educational visits/school trips.
  • 09 Sep 17: Updated Sports Premium funding plan for 2016/17.
  • 09 Sep 17: Updated school Staff List.
  • 09 Sep 17: New Curriculum Policy.
  • 04 Sep 17: Unicef Rights Respecting School award added.
  • 27 Aug 17: Our new-look website is launched.