Parents

Parents’ Information

Collective Worship All pupils attending The Ryde School will take part in a daily act of collective worship at the school. Collective worship is planned and organised by the school and is wholly or mainly of a broad Christian character. For this purpose Christian means the broad traditions of Christian belief without being distinctive of …

The School Day

Most of our children walk from nearby housing but some travel to school by car. We encourage children to cycle or scoot to school and have plenty of storage for bicycles and scooters. The children wear school uniform and they use their Ryde school bag to carry their reading book in. Children that do not …

Online Safety

We are very aware that there is an ever-increasing risk to children from the online world.  We are committed to working with parents and carers to teach children about online dangers and how to keep themselves safe online. We are very proud to announce that we are now working with National Online Safety to help …

Safeguarding

Safeguarding is about ensuring that everyone is safe from harm – safe from bullying, safe from people who could abuse, safe from discrimination or harassment – and that everyone feels safe in our environment. “Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone’s responsibility. Everyone who comes into contact with children and their families and …

Operation Encompass

Operation Encompass

OUR KEY ADULTS ARE: Sue Thompson, Caroline Curtis and Jessica Hall Operation Encompass Safeguarding Statement Our school is part of Operation Encompass. This is a police and education early intervention safeguarding partnership which supports children and young people who experience Domestic Abuse. Operation Encompass means that the police will share information about Domestic Abuse incidents …

Uniform

It is our school policy that all children wear school uniform when attending school, representing the school, or when participating in a school-organised event outside normal school hours. Our uniform is available from www.smartyschoolwear.co.uk/primary-schools-c1/ryde-c5 and consists of: royal blue sweatshirt or cardigan preferably embroidered with the school logo grey trousers, skirt or shorts white or …

Meals

Our school meals are prepared fresh every day by our school cook Mrs Clark. We cater for all dietary needs including Halal, vegetarian and allergies. There is a salad bar every day where children can choose as much salad and bread as they wish in addition to their school meal. The menus are set by …

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Online Payments

School Gateway can be used for online payments for school meals and wraparound care. To activate your School Gateway account all you need are your email address and mobile number that school holds on record for you. Download the app: If you have a smartphone, please download School Gateway from your app store (Android and …

PTA

Our PTA works very hard to support the school and organises many events through the year. In the last year the PTA have funded new picnic tables and parasols for the playground, bought new IT equipment and a new mud kitchen for the Reception outdoor area – to name but a few. Forthcoming Events

Parent Council

At The Ryde School we value the positive relationship we have with our parents and carers. We believe in involving parents with their children’s learning and offer opportunities throughout the year for parents and carers to work with the school to support both their children’s progress and development and that of the school too. Research …

Wraparound Care

At The Ryde we understand that parents lead busy lives, so we provide a range of services to make life easier for busy families. We can now offer wrap-around care from 7:45am – 6:00pm for all of our pupils.  This includes: Breakfast Club, Nursery Care Club and After School Club. The Clubs come under the …