Castle Cary Community Primary School

Castle Cary School

I love the surroundings of the school, it really makes it enjoyable to come to school here.

Year 3 Pupil

The teachers are funny and my friends are too!

Year 3 Pupil

Everyone is caring

Year 5 Pupil

I like it at our school because we do lots of work.

Year 2 Pupil

I like that it's about the children's rights and not just the teachers!

Year 6 Pupil

It's safe, fun and you always learn something new.

Year 5 Pupil

I love it at this school, nothing needs to be changed.

Year 3 Pupil

It's a great place to learn/

Year 3 Pupil

Everyone gets treated fairly; the whole school is kind.

Year 4 Pupil

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School Development Priorities

As a school, our overarching aims are:

  • to develop successful learners who enjoy learning, make great progress and achieve.
  • to develop confident individuals who are able to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives.
  • to develop responsible citizens who make a positive contribution to the school, Castle Cary and wider society. 

2017/2018 Priorities

To improve pupil outcomes across the whole school working towards the government target of 85%(with the exception of year 5 who will be working towards the target of 70%)

To further improve the quality of teaching, learning and assessment

To ensure that Leadership, Management and Governance have a clear focus and a continued drive for improvement

To ensure provision in EYFS enables all groups to achieve well

2016/2017 Priorities

  • To raise the achievement of all pupils as an outcome of high quality teaching and effective intervention
  • To raise the achievement of pupils in English, by improving the quality of teaching and assessment in Reading, GPS, and writing
  • To develop  leadership within the the school at all levels