Parents

 

 

Parents’ information

Parent helpers If you have some time available on a regular basis, there are several different ways you can help at school. If you are interested in helping you will require DBS clearance and to attend a short session for parent helpers for safeguarding. Please ask for details. Speak to your child’s teacher to find …

COVID-19

Safeguarding

Welwyn St Mary’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We have a number of policies and procedures in place that contribute to our safeguarding commitment, including our Child Protection Policy which can be viewed in the policies section of the website. …

School day

We have a staggered start to our school day, the main bell will be rung followed by registration at 8.50 am.  KS2 children may enter the building from 8.35 am.  Late arrivals come in at the front entrance and should report to the school office so that registers can be amended.   If your child leaves …

E-safety

In school the Hertfordshire Grid for Learning provides for a safe and secure online environment.  Many parents and carers do seek advice on how they can help their children to ‘Stay Safe’ online outside of school. These websites provide comprehensive information about online safety and once parents and carers have a wider knowledge and understanding …

School lunches

School lunches are prepared and cooked in our kitchen by professional staff from Hertfordshire Catering Limited who take pride in presenting a choice of dishes that meet the new healthy standards. The meals are made with quality ingredients and cost £2.70 per day. Lunches can be ordered in advance via School Grid weekly or half …

School uniform

Our school uniform is simple and practical to keep the children looking smart and contribute to the feeling of belonging to the school. Welwyn St Mary’s uniform can be ordered online from My Clothing, Tylers or from Smarty’s. PE Hoodies and Key Stage 2 PE tops may currently only be ordered from Tylers. An optional …

Clubs and activities

School Fund

Registered Charity No: 1108755 If you find it a challenge finding time to help raise funds and volunteer at school then why not join the growing number of families that donate to the School Fund? Just £1 or £2 a month will make a real difference to the school. The School Fund has been a …

PTFA

We have a very active Parent Teacher and Friends Association. Everyone with an association to the school is deemed a PTFA member – parents,  guardians, carers, grandparents, staff, voluntary helpers, teachers and governors. All are welcome to attend the meetings and to help with organising and manning events. No need to feel guilty if you …

Policies and agreements