Year 6 Leavers’ Hoodies

It has come to that time of year where we are getting ready to wish the Year 6 children well on their way to their new schools. To help them remember Gayton School we have organised leavers’ hoodies which have been designed to show all the children’s first names in a large 22 on the back, with GAYTON LEAVERS above and below. There is

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Friday 17th June – Heatwave Advice

We are expecting very high temperatures on Friday and have been asked by the Government to share their Heatwave plan links with our families. Please remember to send your child with their water bottle, hat and suncream.  Heatwave Plan for England The Heatwave Plan for England aims to prepare, alert and prevent people from the preventable health impacts from severe heat in England. Beat the heat: staying

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Easter Holiday Clubs

The following holiday clubs are running at Ridgeway Infant School and St Georges Primary School over the Easter Break. They are each offering different weeks and both cater for primary age children. Holiday Club Letter Easter[174102] ridgeway holiday club


Questionnaire Thanks & Feedback

A huge thank you to all of you who returned the recent parent questionnaire.  We received over 250 questionnaires back – which is over 2/3 of the school.  Your views are really important to us and help us to make changes or tweaks to current practice to ensure we are providing the very best for our children and their families at Gayton. Please click

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February Half-Term Holiday Club

Please find attached the details of a holiday club running locally over the February half-term break Heatherton Community Centre Leaflet – Feb 22


National Online Safety – WhatsApp

National Online Safety – WhatsApp


Covid Testing over the Christmas Period

Please see the attached letter which has gone out with our pupils this evening.


National Online Safety

We are delighted to announce that, here at Gayton Junior School, we have shown our commitment to protecting our pupils online by working with National Online Safety – providing resources for all parents and carers.  Please see the attached letter from Mrs Clarke, our Learning Mentor, for more details. National Online Safety Parents Invitation Letter Nov 2021 National Online Safety Parents Leaflet Nov 2021


New School Meal Provider

We are pleased that we have a new school dinner provider to provide us with our school dinners from November 2021. Nottinghamshire Council are the company who will oversee this, with meals being cooked at a local Derby school in a similar arrangement to that we had previously with Derby Moor. They are providing us with a great menu full of different daily choices

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Secondary School Open Events – Year 7 Transition

We are beginning to receive information regarding secondary school open events regarding transitions to Year 7. Remember that the deadline for making an application for your child is Sunday 31st October 2021. As we mentioned in our first newsletter, please make sure that you select more than one school. We will continue to update this page as we get information from other secondary schools.

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