Welcome to Clough and Risegate Community Primary School
Clough and Risegate Community Primary School is maintained by Lincolnshire County Council for boys and girls between the ages of five and eleven. Children will normally be admitted into full time education here in the September following their fourth birthday. The Published Admission Number ( PAN ) for our school is 13, which is the maximum number of places available in each year group. Details of all admission procedures, including mid - year applications, can be found via the following link to the County Council website. Parents are also welcome to contact the school directly for further information.
The school originates from the 1870's when the government made education for children between the ages of five and fourteen compulsory in England and Wales. During this time, many hundreds of primary schools were built and were staffed in a variety of ways, often depending on the size of the school and the population of the local area. Our school was originally led by Mr Charles Quarmby, the 'Certified Master' and admitted its first pupils on June 18th,1877. There were 9 children taken in on this first day and Mr Quarmby's eldest son, Frederick, occupies pride of place as the first pupil in the admissions book. The family lived in the school house called 'The Master's House' which is now home to our school library, offices and kitchen. Within its first year, the school had admitted no fewer than 172 children.
Over the years, the school has changed considerably. Although retaining the original Victorian building, further classrooms have been added and the facilities both indoors and out are very much in keeping with the demands of the 21st century. Parents unfamiliar with the schoool environment are welcome to make arrangements to have a look around. This can be done by simply dropping in, phoning us or emailing us at:
Visit the Ofsted website to view our latest inspection reports.
Our most recent SATs results can be found under Key Information and then Results on this website.
You can see the school's data on the DfE website.
At Clough and Risegate Community Primary School, we pride ourselves on the excellent behaviour of our pupils. You can see a copy of our school's behaviour policy and others by visiting our policy area, if you are unable to find the policy you require, please ask.
As regards to our SEND provision, the school is now required to publish a Local Offer to meet statutory requirements. Should you have any questions or concerns about Special Educational Needs, you may find this document a useful starting point. Mr Pollard is our SEND Lead.
Pupil Premium Grant
All members of staff, including Governors, have a responsibility to meet the needs of all children within the school, be it social, pastoral or academic. At Clough and Risegate, we are committed to making the best use of our Pupil Premium Grant (PPG) to work towards Narrowing the Gap between vulnerable pupils. We have a responsibility to report and explain our PPG expenditure to parents annually.
Follow the link at the bottom of this page to access the latest information.
All schools receive a Sports Premium allocation in order to raise standards in P.E. The health and well-being of our pupils is a priority. Take a look at our Sports Premium allocation page to see how we are spending this money.
Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child’s school.
Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects of your child’s school, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour.
Please follow the Parent View link to access the site.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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