Parents

Parkgate Pirates Wraparound Club

We are very pleased to offer before and after school provision on site, to help working parents who require out of school hours care for their children.  Our Breakfast Session runs from 7.30am to 8.55 am and costs £5.00. Children are provided with breakfast and can then play before starting school. Our After School Session …

Safeguarding

At Parkgate Infants and Nursery, we take our Safeguarding responsibilities very seriously. This means that we ensure that everyone working in our school has successfully completed the necessary clearances to enable them to work with children.   We have a staff member who is specifically trained and nominated as the Designated Senior Lead (the safeguarding leader) …

Parents’ Information

GDPR Please send any subject access requests or freedom of information requests to admin@parkgateinfants.herts.sch.uk, please note that post is not delivered to school during the holidays. Emails are checked regularly and we will endeavour to answer any requests within the necessary timescales. Holiday in Term Time Parkgate Infants and Nursery discourages parents from taking holidays during term …

Friends of Parkgate

Parkgate Infants & Nursery School has a Parents-Teachers organisation called Friends of Parkgate Infants & Nursery. Our aim is to help advance the education of the pupils at this school through various fundraising activities run by parents and teachers. We would like to provide and assist extra provisions or items that are not covered by …

Reading

  Reading is an essential life skill and the key to academic success. At Parkgate Infants and Nursery school it is our aim that every child, regardless of their background or starting point, leaves our school with the skills to confidently decode text using their phonic knowledge and the ability to read with fluency, expression …

Curriculum

At Parkgate Infants and Nursery we offer a curriculum rich in exciting, memorable and valuable experiences. We agree with the current school of thought that children need a rich body of ‘cultural capital’ and that our curriculum should build on previous knowledge, making links between subject areas. It is our intent that we deliver a …

Uniform

Children should always come to school smartly dressed in school uniform.  Our uniform is available to order online: Mapac online order for Parkgate Infants & Nursery School Watford School Uniforms online order for Parkgate Infants & Nursery School Our Uniform policy is below: Essential Items: Reading Folder P.E. Bag with black slip-on plimsolls, navy blue ‘short …

Meals

At Parkgate Infants and Nursery we offer children a choice menu. Each morning the children can come in and select one of six options. These are: Meat hot dinner (Red) Vegetarian hot dinner (Green) Jacket potato with various toppings (Blue) Cold sandwich/baguette option (Yellow) Halal hot dinner (Purple) Wednesdays only Packed lunch from home Children can …

Policies

Requests for Paper Copies If a parent requests a paper copy of the information on this website it will be provided free of charge.