Year 1

Year 1

Year 1 are THE best class in the whole school. We work very hard; have lots of fun and are full of brilliant ideas.
We love learning and have a great time exploring together.

Year 1 Staff

L Gorst

Mr L Gorst - Year 1

Mr Gorst is an Apprentice Teaching Assistant who is working throughout school most specifically in our EYFS setting and Infants.


Mr T Watson - Year 1

Mr Watson provides support through the school support our children.  During the lunch time session he offers sports opportunities for our children in the Infants and Juniors.


Miss A Cadman - Year 1

I have worked in St Mary’s since 2013 – I started working here before I had even left Sixth Form! I work in Breakfast Club, After School Club, as a midday supervisor and in KS1 and EYFS as a teaching assistant. I love dancing! I started at the age of three and have danced in […]

Latest News

noah initiative

Noah Initiative Visit

We are pleased to announce that we will have a visit from the founders of the Noah Initiative on March 13th to hear about the work they are doing in Kenya.  Mrs Neale recently went out to Kenya to visit the project and shared her experiences.


Snow fun

We had half an hour of snow fun this morning before returning to the normal timetable of lessons! What a super day for enjoying the snow at lunchtime.


Fairtrade Coffee and Tea Time

Please help us during Fairtrade fortnight with our Coffee time on Tuesday Feb 27th. Traidcraft products will be on sale and we have a catalogue if you want to order products in advance. Please join us at the end of the school day in Year 3 classroom. There will be Traidcraft products to buy  or come […]


Outdoor Learning Days 4th-5th Jan

Happy New Year On Thursday 4th and Friday 5th we are having two days of outdoor learning for the whole school. These are non uniform days and we hope our children will arrive in school equipped for any weather conditions.


Michaelmas Concert

Well done to all of our children who took part in the school concert at the end of term. We had a wonderful array of instruments played by a large amount of children from Year 2 to Year 6.  Our choir also sang two songs with superb harmonies.  Congratulations to all involved.



Jack and Daisy, our head boy and girl took part in the Remembrance service held at St Mary’s Church. Many thanks for their contribution to this very important service of remembrance.


Year 1 know it Owls

A wonderful visitor from The Owl Sanctuary visited us today and brought along Inda, Star, Gizmo and Cuddles – her owls! We prepared some questions and found out all there is to know about different species of Owls. Did you know: Owls only rest half of their brains at one time Females go ‘twit’ and males […]


Kings Food Bank – Harvest Delivery

Our children have helped fill a Volvo estate full of food kindly donated by our children as part of our Harvest giving.  We are really trying to express our value of responsibility in as many practical ways as possible. This year we wanted to provide a bumper delivery of food although we support throughout the food bank […]


Super Me!

Here in Year 1 we are having a wonderful time learning about Superhero’s and thinking about what it takes to have special powers and what we would do for the day as a Superhero! What special powers would you have if you were a superhero?


We have started school HOORAY!

We have welcomed our children to their new classes today and have got off to a superb start.  Welcome everyone!

Reading List


The Owl who was Afraid of the Dark

Year 1 Calender Events

4th May - Governor Day

29th March - Easter Service

28th March - Easter Play and Service

23rd March - Sports Relief

Year 1 Curriculum

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Year Groups



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