Forestdale Primary School

Believe - Aspire - Excel


Be on time..... gates open at 8:40 and close at 8:50 - learning starts at 8.40am in class.....

Home School Agreement

Home School agreements are completed on admission to Forestdale 


What parents can expect from Forestdale 

To help your child at school we will try our best to:

  • Give every child the opportunity to develop to their full potential.
  • Provide a safe, friendly, atmosphere and to take responsible steps to ensure the safety, happiness and self confidence of all children.
  • Inform parents and carers regularly about how their children are progressing.
  • Encourage your children to always do their best and inform them of their targets.
  • Be open and welcoming at all appropriate times and offer opportunities for parents  and carers to become involved in the daily life of the school.
  • Set, mark and monitor homework tasks regularly in keeping with the daily life of the school.
  • Contact parents/ carers if there is a persistent problem concerning your child's attendance, punctuality, behaviour or work.
  • Offer a broad and balanced curriculum which meets the needs of your children.
  • Ensure children know how to stay safe when using technology.

What we expect from your child

To help myself at school, I will do my best to:

  • Come to school regularly and be on time.
  • Keep to the rules and behave well.
  • Be polite and helpful to other children and adults.
  • Do my homework and bring it back on time.
  • Bring all the equipment I need every day, PE kit, reading books, etc.
  • Take good care of the environment.
  • Work hard,listen carefully to instructions and try in everything I do.
  • Use the computers sensibly and responsibly.

What we expect from our parents

To help my child at school, I will try my best to:

  • Make sure that my child arrives on time and collected on time.
  • Make sure my child attendsschool regularly and inform school of any absence.
  • Encourage good behaviour by following the school's behaviour policy.
  • Share information about my child that may affect their learning.
  • Support my child with homework and other learning opportunities.
  • attend appointmentments affecting my child's health and educatione.g, Open Evenings.
  • Listen to my child read.
  • Ensure my child wears school uniform and has the appropriate equipment.
  • Encourage my child to do their best.
  • Monitor my child's use of technology.


Awards we have received so far.

  • Primary Science
  • Healthy Schools
  • Health for Life
  • Artsmark Award
  • EEF
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Music Mark