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The new regulations for GDPR come into force on 25th May 2018. Appleby Primary School are working towards compliance.

Wet Playtimes

The School Council have been busy raising money for games and sketchbooks to be used at wet play times.  The money was raised through a talent show, PJ day, movie night and healthy tuck shop. All children in each class voted as to what to buy to make their play times more fun.

New Team Kit

We have recently used Sports Funding to buy new Appleby Primary School Hoodies and T-shirts for children to wear when they are out and about representing us at sports events. Below is a picture of the Year 5 & 6 cricket team at a Kwik Cricket competition.


Seedlings Nursery


Coming up to your child’s 3rd birthday? You can access a free nursery place from the beginning of the term after your child turns 3. Please contact Kerry Johnston for details (017683 51431)

International School Award



Robinwood Residential


Year 5 have just completed another action-packed residential at Robinwood Activity Centre, Alston.  Follow this link for a full gallery of photographs.

The Buzz Club OFSTED Report, September 2016

The Buzz Club was inspected by OFSTED on 8th September 2016 and graded ‘Good’ in all categories. The Inspection Report is now available and can be downloaded here.

The Buzz Club has also updated its Handbook For Parents and the new version of the handbook can  be viewed here.

For any further information please contact Maxine Greenhough  (07798 297090).

‘Design Your Dream House’ Competition

Local estate agents PF&K invited all children in Key Stage 1 and 2 to design their dream home. The winners won a family pass to Reghed, and PF&K have donated £150 to school funds which will help towards our new outdoor play equipment. 


eTwinning Quality Label


The school is pleased to announce the recent achievement of  eTwinning and International School Awards.



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