Whaplode Church of England Primary School - Inspire, Believe, Achieve

News and Reminders

School Kitchen

We are holding 2 meetings on the 9th July to discuss the opportunity of building our own kitchen to improve the standard of our hot school lunch provision. Parents and carers are invited to attend either
at 3:30pm or 6pm

Summer Fete

Thank you to all those who attended and to all that worked so hard to make the fete possible. The raised around £2000. Thank you to everybody for their generosity.


Our latest Newsletter is now available to to download

Tag Rugby

On Monday 29th June we entered two Tag-Rugby teams into a competition at a local primary school.  A Year 3 & 4 team and a Year 5 & 6 team. Find out more

Family Learning

Last term we ran our first ever Family Learning Course.  It was held over 6 weeks and enjoyed by both children and adults. Find out more

Apple Distinguished Educator

We are pleased to announce that, as part of the ongoing work done at school with technology and handheld learning, Mr Copeman has been accepted into the Apple Distinguished Educators programme.
He joins an elite, and select, group of educators from around the world and will be able to share good practice and ideas with other “ADE’s” from a variety of different settings. 

Well done

See our Stars of the Week and Top Table winners

Nut Allergies

We have some children in school who have very severe nut allergies.  Please do not send foods into school which contain nuts (including peanut butter, some chocolate spreads and cereal bars).

Purple Mash School Smiwwing Charter - in partnership with the ASAHealthy Schools

Welcome to Whaplode C of E Primary School

Well done to all the children of Year 6

All 20 of our Year 6 children have successfully passed their 25 metre distance swimming award.  

Our 100% pass rate is benchmarked against a national average of 50% of children leaving primary school who can swim 25 metres.

The children and staff of Whaplode Church Of England Primary School would like to wish you a very warm welcome to our exciting website. We hope that you find it interesting and entertaining as we share our work, achievements and up-to-date information with you.

Please follow the links to find out all you need to know about life at our school, the teachers, pupils and curriculum. Keep your eye on our Newsletters and Diary pages which will bring you up-to-date with school events and all those important dates for your diaries.

Please see our Contact Information page for all the ways to get in touch with us. We hope you enjoy our website. If you do, why not leave a comment on our twitter account.

Do enjoy your visit, and we hope to see you back again soon.

Mrs Alison Flack
Head Teacher

Enterprise Week
6th – 10th July

Are you interested in purchasing fresh, local produce?

Are you interested in attending a tea party filled with cakes and baked scones?

Are you wanting to be part of our growing community at Whaplode Primary School?

If so, then attend our local events during Enterprise Week!

Farmers MarketTea Party

Click on the posters to find out more.

After School Provision

Every day from 3:20pm until 5:30pm for just £3.00 per hour or part thereof.

Children can attend regularly or on a “one-off” basis. All places must be booked and paid for in advance.

For further information and booking forms please contact the school office or download a booking form.

Meet our new members of staff!

Whaplode C of E Primary School are pleased to announce that we have taken delivery of four new staff members. Fresh out of robot training on planet Romo our four new robots are already getting to work across the school helping children learn basic coding and programming skills. Our Romo’s will be working across the school and we urge you to keep checking our class pages for updates and pictures of our work with our Romo robots.

For more information about Romo and all that he can do visit the Romotive website 

Click here to watch Romo's introductory video and see what different things he can do


Each term we have a School Core Value. This terms Value is Perseverance

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