Our School

About Us

Parkgate Infants’ and Nursery School is a happy and successful school consisting of 3 semi open plan units and a 30 place, part-time Nursery class. The school moved to the present site in 1984 and is situated in attractive grounds which include a playing field and a small nature area with a pond. The school …

Aims

At Parkgate Infants and Nursery school we provide a caring, safe and secure environment where children are able to develop and gain the skills to become happy, healthy and independent individuals ready to take their place in a diverse community and challenging world.   We want to ensure everyone achieves their very best by: Promoting an …

Golden Rules

We have some very important rules in the school for all pupils and staff. We call them the “Golden Rules“. We think of other people’s feelings. We take care of our school and equipment. We work hard and quietly and allow others to do the same. We are kind, gentle, polite and honest. We listen …

School Admissions

We currently take 30 children in Nursery and 60 children in each other year group: Reception, Year 1 and Year 2. We follow the agreed Hertfordshire County Council admission policy. It is important to ensure applications are made before the published deadline. Applications should be made online using the links below. School Admissions information on …

Nursery Admissions

Parents apply directly to the school for nursery places for school year 20/21. Please see our policy and application form below for more details. If you would like to apply for a place for September 2021 and your child’s date of birth is between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018, you will be able …

Library

Libresoft Library System We use the Libresoft Library System in school. When the children visit the library, they scan their book out by using our computerised system. They love scanning! It also gives them the opportunity of using IT in a real-life situation. Our Wonderful Library Bus We are very lucky to have a fabulous, …

Staff

Senior Leadership Team Name Role Mr G Pritchard Headteacher Mrs J Jones Deputy Headteacher & Rabbit Class Teacher Mrs E McCarthy Inclusion Leader & Mole Class Teacher Miss A Clarke EYFS Leader and Mole Class Teacher Staff Name Role Mrs G Ryan School Business Manager Mrs Y Page Admin Assistant & MSA Mrs V Siebu …

Governors

Ofsted

We had an Ofsted inspection in July 2018 which graded Parkgate Infant and Nursery School as good. You may obtain our complete Ofsted report in Adobe PDF format from the Ofsted website. Ofsted Inspection Report For general information about Ofsted go to the Ofsted website. The website also allows parents access to Parent View. This gives …