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Ellen Wilkinson
Primary School

Summer Updates

Check here for all the Summer Updates (Last update 16/05/24)

Help to make Newham Greener - (+free prize draw!) 

Newham Council and Groundwork London are joining forces to explore the possibility of creating two new hubs for environmental action and learning right here in the borough. We want your input on what these hubs should look like. Whether you're a resident or work in Newham, your thoughts matter.

The survey is quick and confidential, and as a thank you, completed entries are entered into a prize draw. A voucher worth £100 is up for grabs with winners being chosen at random on 30 June.

To complete the survey (Click HERE

Newham Heritage Month (75 free events) 

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Join us for two days of drop-off outdoor learning and free play sessions in Ellen Wilkinson Primary School Forest School area and Beckton District Park South on Tuesday 28 May and Wednesday 29
May 10am- 2pm. Suitable for children aged 6- 11 years old. Book via website:

There will also be a MAY HALF TERM FAMILY CAMPFIRE. Join us for a day of nature crafts, free play and campfire cooking in Ellen Wilkinson Primary School, outdoor learning area on Thursday, 30th May 10am to 1pm. This session is suitable for children aged 3-8 years attending with a parent or carer (older and younger siblings are welcome to attend). Again, book your space via the website: May Half Term Family Campfire — Curious by Nature (
Please note that free bursary places available upon request,


The ‘Changing Me’ unit 

The ‘Changing Me’ unit, which is part of our RSHE provision, will be delivered across the school the
week beginning 24th June. This unit looks at how to keep ourselves safe, body changes and puberty
(was revised during the specific consultation we had with parents in relation to Relationship, Sex &
Health Education.

Part of our school commitment is that we always provide parents and carers with the chance to review the materials being used, and ask any questions, in advance of the unit being taught. Meetings will take place online, led by Mrs Higgins (PSHE lead) and Mrs Janice Owen-Amadasun (Acting Headteacher). Please see below the dates, times and link for the meeting.

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Free childcare for working parents 

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