Safeguarding Notice

St Gabriel’s RC Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff, governors and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. For more information please see our safeguarding policy which can be found under Key Information > Policies > Safeguarding Policy.

Please read our latest Ofsted report from February 2024
St Gabriel’s Roman Catholic Primary School

Year One

Welcome to Year 1 2021 to 2022


Important ongoing information

PE - PE will be Tuesday morning. Please send your child in full PE kit on a Tuesday. Children can come to school in trainers, preferably velcro fasteners, and bring black PE pumps. This terms the children will be focusing on the their coordination skills.



Reading Books.

Your child will bring home a reading book, which will change every three days. Please read this with your child every evening and sign their reading record book. On a Friday, children who have read at least 3 times during the week will achieve a reading star and their name displayed on the 'Reading Star' board. Reading wallets must be brought to school everyday.

Homework will be handed out on a Friday. This will include, phonics, spellings and maths. Please spend a little time each evening to complete the homework.

Please do not return the homework to school. We would greatly appreciate a photograph to be sent via the SEESAW app to show your child's work.


Year 1 Common exception Words

Year 1 High Frequency words