‘Little Wandle’ our NEW Phonics and Reading Resources

We are delighted to share the arrival of our new phonics resources ‘Little Wandle’. These are the decodable books which run alongside the relevant phonics. Every child on the scheme will do 30 minutes phonics and then 30 minutes reading, in their phonic group. The scheme is for our Reception and Year 1 and Year 2 students (where appropriate). Every child …

NEW ‘Meet the Team’ Videos

We are delighted to have created videos of several of our Teaching Team*, which gives a short insight into their inspiration for being a teacher and their teaching style. So take a look at our updated Meet the Team page and where you see the ‘link’ icon below their image and job title – click to launch the video.   …

Islington Play Assocation

Half-Term – Free Autumn Play at Adventure Playgrounds

This October half term Islington Play Association is running FREE play services at four adventure Playgrounds. They will have bonfires, mask making, football, dancing and most importantly free play. Outdoor play is essential for your children’s development and happiness. Times: 10.30am to 5.30pm Dates: Monday 25th to Friday 29th of October Crumbles Castle Adventure Playground Pembroke Street, N1 0DP Lumpy Hill Adventure Playground Market Road, N7 …

World Book Day 2021

12 March 2021 What better way to celebrate the return of our pupils than with World Book Day?! We had a great day filled with dressing up and recreating our favourite book covers. The competition this year was to design a potato with your favourite book character. Well done everyone for taking part! Enjoy the highlights!

“Parenting in Times of Uncertainty” – a talk by Dr. Emma Silver

Feb. 2021 Dr Emma Silver, Highgate School’s Director of Wellbeing, recently delivered an informative talk titled “Parenting in Times of Uncertainty”. Although school will be resuming next week, this information remains relevant as the transition from home to school can be difficult. Emma is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with 25 years’ experience working in child and adolescent mental health. In …

Welcome to 2020-21 School Year

We are delighted to see our children return for the first week back. They are so happy to be back in school with their friends and teachers, ready for another great year of learning. WPS is really impressed with their efforts with personal hygiene to keep us all safe. We look forward to an exciting and successful Autumn Term! #Friyay …

Summer Reading Challenge

Summer Holiday – Silly Squad Reading Challenge

As we approach the summer holidays we encourage all our pupils to take part in the UK Summer Reading Challenge from The Reading Agency. We cannot wait to see pupils return in the autumn with their certificate for us to celebrate! https://summerreadingchallenge.org.uk/silly-squad-bc-landing

Meet New Head Teacher, Helen Tyler

Meet New Head Teacher – Helen Tyler

Delighted to introduce our new Head Teacher, Helen Tyler, who will lead Whitehall Park School from September. In a Virtual Meeting with Question and Answers Helen shared her professional experience and her immediate thoughts and actions when taking up her post in the new academic year. If you didn’t attend the webinar, please do take a look at the video …