Welcome to Lady Margaret Primary SchoolSCHOOL CLOSURE NOTICE
Due to current restrictions the school is closed to all pupils with the exception of key worker families. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement we are planning for a possible reopening of the school during this academic year. Please be reassured that the safety of the pupils, staff and families is paramount and this will be our first and most important consideration when making any decisions. We will update parents in due course to confirm any changes. Please check this website regularly for updates.
Free School Meals
We are implementing plans to provide food for children eligible for Free School Meals using supermarket vouchers, The Government has confirmed that the amount per eligible child will be £15.00. Please be reassured that we are working hard to secure these vouchers and parents/guardians of eligible children will be contacted directly regarding this.
We strongly advise that all families apply so no one who may now be eligible misses out on this entitlement. Please click here to apply online. If your family circumstances change please ensure that you reapply.
We are aware of a scam email being sent to parents asking to send their bank details, please do not respond and delete immediately.
Food Banks, Food Distribution Services & Food Bank Collections
There are a number of food banks and food distribution services in the London Borough of Ealing; as well as food bank collection points.
Some existed before the Coronavirus crisis, others are in development or have stepped up their services or extended their criteria to help more people at this time, and in particular, vulnerable members of the community and those suffering hardship.
You can also email or call the Family Information Service if you are in urgent need of help and cannot find what you are looking for in these pages.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 8825 5588 (Mon-Fri, 9am to 5pm).
For more information on foodbanks in Ealing and the support available for families please click here to see the page of the Families Services Directory.
This is a 24 HOUR emergency food bank located in Southall, Middlesex and cover the West London area, they specialise in providing families and individuals a direct life line to food at their doorsteps, OPEN 365 DAYS.
Simply text or phone them on 07767164246, or online www.salma-foodbank.org
Health & Wellness
The health and well-being of pupils, parents and staff is crucial to a successful and healthy school, especially in times of crisis. If you have concerns which you would like to discuss in confidence with a member of our well-being support team. Please click here to complete a contact form.
Department of Education
Today, they have launched a new helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:
- Phone: 0800 046 8687
- Email: DfE.email@example.com
- Opening hours: 8 am to 6 pm (Monday to Friday)
Click here for video messages in community languages produced by the NHS on the coronavirus are available,
Welcome to Lady Margaret Primary School.
Where Children Come First.
“Our pupils are eager learners and engage enthusiastically with our creative approach to the curriculum and our emphasis on project based home learning activities.”
Mrs H. Rai – Headteacher
Unicef Gold Rights Respecting School Award
The Rights Respecting Schools Award (RRSA) recognises achievement in putting the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) at the heart of a school’s planning, policies, practice and ethos.
Nursery Places Available for September 2020
“Children in Nursery and Reception classes start to build their phonics knowledge and early reading skills as soon as they join the school.” (Ofsted July 2016)
Every pupil matters
“Any pupils at risk of falling behind in their learning are identified quickly and given additional support to catch up.” (Ofsted July 2016)
Teachers set pupils demanding tasks carefully matched to their abilities.
“Rates of progress in reading, writing and mathematics are accelerating, including for the most able pupils.” (Ofsted July 2016)
Lady Margaret Primary School is a three-form entry school with a nursery. It is located in Southall, in the London Borough of Ealing.
We understand that choosing where to send your child to school is an important decision.
We invite parents and carers, who are considering sending their child/children to our school, to come to visit us.
Please contact the school office to book an appointment for a school tour and to meet our team.