Learning Saturday 3rd February - A Play on Words!

Thank you to everyone who took part!

See photographs from the day!

Welcome to Queen Edith School

Dear Parents and Visitors,
Queen Edith is a large thriving primary school and nursery situated in the south of Cambridge city. We have a diverse catchment area and have many families from abroad (speaking 28 languages at the last count!).

Queen Edith is partnered in a federation with Queen Emma, which is a 5 minute walk away. It is led by one headteacher, senior leadership team and governing body with representation from both schools. For more information about the benefits of the Federation please visit the Queens’ Federation website.

If you are considering a school for your child I hope I will have the opportunity to meet you in the near future and that if your child is to join us they will have a long and very happy association with the school. We are committed to working in partnership with our parents and our desire is that you feel fully involved in your child’s education and the life of the school.

Yours sincerely,

Caroline Peet

Executive Headteacher

Dear Parents and Carers,
As you are aware HMI, Susan Aykin visited both our schools last year to complete our Ofsted inspection. As a record of her visit she has written the attached letter about our school. Staff and governors were delighted with her feedback and pleased that in such short visits so many of the of school's strengths have been recognised.
We will be ensuring we continue to work on the areas suggested in the reports while also maintaining our commitment to seeing every child thrive through the provision of a rich curriculum and excellent pastoral support.
My thanks go to all the staff for their dedication and inspirational teaching.

Best wishes,
Caroline Peet
Executive Headteacher


Nursery- The Train Ride
Children in nursery have continued to enjoy learning focused on ‘The Train Ride’ by June Crebbin. We made a story map together and children referred to this and became confident to recite some familiar parts of the story. Click here to see more.

Reception -  Lost and Found
This half term, R2 have enjoyed reading and learning the story 'Lost and Found'. As the story is set in the South Pole, we learned all about it and discussed cold climates and ice. Click here to see more.                                        

Year 1 - Christmas Production
The KS1 children had a great time performing ‘Lights, Camel, Action!’ to the rest of the school and parents.  Click here to see more.                                            

Year 2 - Great Fire of London
In 2.1 we have really enjoyed looking at artwork based on The Great Fire of London this term. We thought a great deal about the artists, the contrasting colours they selected as well as how they created tints and shades. Click here to see more.

Year 3 - Christmas Performance
This year, our KS2 Christmas Concert was titled ‘Christmas Times’. This history themed production showed our audience how Christmas has been celebrated over different times.Click here to see more.                                                                   

Year 4 St Faith’s Year 4 Maths Challenge
Congratulations to our Year 4 teams of mathematicians who competed in the St Faith’s Maths Challenge this term. Click here  to see more. 

Year 5 - Shepreth Wildfire Park
The Year 5 visit to Shepreth Wildlife Park was a great success! We held and stroked cockroaches, stick insects, snakes and fluffy rabbits. Click here to see more.

Year 6 - Choose Your Own Adventure afternoon
On Wednesday, we invited parents and friends to an afternoon where we shared our adventure writing, some drama and even our own survival dances! Click here to see more.                                                                                                  

Thank you for taking the time to visit our website.  We hope you will find all of the information you require and if you have questions or would like to arrange a visit to view the school or nursery please contact the school secretary on (01223) 712 200.

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What's Happening

Please note that, due to unforeseen circumstances, our New Reception Parent’s Open Evening has moved from Monday 25th June to Thursday 28th June 2018 at 7pm.
We look forward to welcoming all parents of children who are offered Reception places at Queen Edith starting in September 2018.

Half Term
Monday 12th-Friday 16th February
School Starts Tuesday 20th February

Open Afternoons
Thursday 1st March 2.45pm
Thursday 28th June 2.45pm

Little Dragons  

We are now running an after school club at Queen Edith led by school staff for our youngest children. Click here to find out more.








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