Welcome to Year 1

We would like to welcome you to Year 1.

We are a class that striving to become confident, determined and respectful.

There are 6 Palmer Powers which encapsulate the explicit qualities, values and principles we build in our pupils. Each half term celebrates a different power.

  • Resilient
  • Independent
  • Focused
  • Responsible
  • Collaborative
  • Enquiring

Download and read the Year 1 curriculum overview here:

Year 1 - Our Curriculum

Download and read the Spring 1 Curriculum Information for Year 1.

Summer 1 - Year 1

Spring 2 - Year 1

Spring 1 - Year 1

Autumn 2 - Year 1

Autumn 1 - Year 1

In Year 1 our teachers and support staff are:

Year 1 Team

Miss L Jeffery

Miss L Jeffery

Cole Class Teacher

Miss D Fernandez

Miss D Fernandez

Donaldson Class Teacher

Mrs M Chandler

Mrs M Chandler

Year 1 LSA

Mrs S Goddard

Mrs S Goddard

Year 1 LSA

Miss S Jones

Miss S Jones


Our PE lessons are on a Wednesday and Thursday, so please ensure to bring in a PE kit in a bag for these days.

  • Black shorts or track suit bottoms
  • School house T shirt or plain white shirt
  • Plain black hoodie or track suit jumper
  • Trainers

Homework can be accessed using various websites.

  • Reading every day and reading records signed on Boomreader
  • Multiplication tables
  • Maths homework on MyMaths website
  • Spelling homework on Spelling Shed website


  • Pupils can only be collected by one of the named adults on our pupil data Management Information System (MIS).
  • Parents/carers can write to the school to change or add to this list.
  • Siblings must be 16 years and over to collect and a signed and dated note must be on file.
  • Walking home alone: only pupils in Year 5 and 6 can walk home alone. A singed and dated note from the parent/carer must be provided and kept in pupil file. Pupils are not allowed to walk home alone with younger siblings.


  • Letters and newsletters will be sent to your email.
  • Dinners and trips can be booked and paid via ParentPay.
  • If you have any questions, please feel free to speak to the class teacher.


  • If your child has prescribed medication, please collect a Prescribed Medication Form from the office.
  • If your child has asthma, please ensure to check their inhaler is not expired.

School Uniform

See the School Uniform page.