Berkley School is a successful small rural school known for its caring ethos. It provides an idyllic environment for children’s physical, intellectual, spiritual, moral and social development. It is important to us all at Berkley to work as a team and we are all proud of our Berkley community. We hope our website gives you a flavour of who we are and what we do and provides you with a valuable source of information.
We hope you enjoy our virtual tour of our wonderful school
- All Day, 1 December, 2023 – Squirrels Mufti Day for winning Bag2school
- 10:00 am – 11:00 am, 6 December, 2023 – Nativity Dress Rehearsal
- All Day – 1:00 am, 7 December, 2023 – Nativity (details to follow)
- 9:00 am, 7 December, 2023 – Owls and Squirrels Swimming
- All Day, 8 December, 2023 – Christmas Jumper Day
- 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, 13 December, 2023 – School Christmas Lunch
Find out about our classes and see what goes on inside the classroom by clicking on the animals below.
Rabbit class is our Reception Children. The class is taught by Mrs Appleby and Miss Flook.
Squirrels class has children from Year One. The class is taught by Mrs Morrison.
Badger class has children from Year Two and Year Three. The class is taught by Miss Collins.
Owls class has children from Year Three and Year Four. The class is taught by Miss Atkinson.
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by I G Sports Coaching
This is an outstanding school, where pupils achieve exceptionally well. Pupils greatly enjoy school and their behaviour and attitudes are exemplary. They feel extremely safe and adopt exceptionally healthy lifestyles. Pupils contribute very well to the local community, with the school being very much part of that community. Care, guidance and support are also outstanding, with the welfare of its pupils being a high priority of the school
The effectiveness of the leadership and management of the school as a church school is outstanding
The pursuit of excellence is both tangible and profound and evident at all levels of leadership. The Christian vision and values result in outstanding performance and academic achievement, impacting directly on personal development and well-being.
Online Safety at Berkley
We have a very active Online Safety Committee with governors, staff, parents and pupil representatives. The committee meet every term to evaluate and develop safe working practices in school for pupils, staff and parents in relation to Online Safety. We were awarded the Online Safety Award for the third time.
Safeguarding our Children
This school is committed to Safeguarding and Child Protection and aims to promote our pupils’ welfare, safety, health and guidance by fostering an honest, open caring and supportive climate. Our pupils’ welfare is of paramount importance.
Our School Development Plan
Berkley C of E First School is dedicated to being a place where each child enjoys attending, each member of staff enjoys working and each parent feels justly proud of the school’s achievements.