Contact Details

The name, postal address and telephone number of the school, and the name of a person to whom enquiries should be addressed is:

Mr Lee Hurling, Executive Headteacher, Rothwell Junior School, Gladstone St, Rothwell, Northamptonshire NN14 6ER, Tel: 01536 710349

Admission Arrangements

Our admission arrangements for the school, relevant for each age group, including any arrangements for selection, any oversubscription criteria and an explanation of the process of applying for a school place is provided by following this weblink to the Northants CC Website or by using the link in our sidebar.

Ofsted

Our school Ofsted Reports can be found here or by using the link in our sidebar.

We converted to Academy status in September 2013. Our conversion letter and all subsequent inspection reports will be found here or by using the link in our sidebar.

Key Stage 2 Results & School Performance Tables

Our KS2 results and School performance data is held online at the Education website, which can be found here or by using the link in our sidebar.

School Curriculum

The school’s policy is to provide a broad, balanced education which is delivered through a knowledge and skills based creative curriculum, ensuring that equal opportunities are given to all children. We follow the programmes of study as laid down in the National Curriculum. Full details about our themed approach to lessons across the different year groups can be found in our Prospectus.

A copy of our most recent Prospectus can be downloaded from the side bar of this page.

In brief, our units of work for years 3 to 6 are shown below:

Units of Work/Themes Studied

Year Three

  • Autumn Term, Our School, Vikings   
  • Spring Term, Kenya
  • Summer Term, Healthy Eating, Teeth

Year Four   

  • Autumn Term, The Tudors
  • Spring Term, Hot and Cold
  • Summer Term, Minibeasts and Habitats

Year Five

  • Autumn Term, Children’s Lives During the Victorian Era
  • Spring Term, A Study of Rothwell
  • Summer Term, Growth & Life Cycles, Birds of Prey

Year Six   

  • Autumn Term, Residential Trip, World War II
  • Spring Term, Australia
  • Summer Term, Ancient Greece, Rowell Fair/The Fairground, Keeping Healthy

in relation to key stage 1, the names of any phonics or reading schemes in operation

Pupil Behaviour

Our Behaviour and Anti Bullying Polcy will advise you on how we manage discipline and behavour at Rothwell Junior School. Please see the link in our sidebar for all of our Statutory Policies.

Pupil Premium and Sports Premium

A detailed statement of the school's Pupil Premium and Sports Premium can be found by using the link in our sidebar for all of our Statutory Policies and Key Information.

Special Educational Needs

Our Special Educational Needs Policy can be found by using the link in our sidebar for all of our Statutory Policies.

Charging Policy

The school's charging and remissions policy can be found by using the link in our sidebar for all of our Statutory Policies.

School Ethos and Values

A statement of the school's ethos and values can be found in our Prospectus which can be found by using the link in our sidebar for all of our Statutory Policies and Key Information.