Tag Archives: Old Sarum School

September planning committee meeting

The weather forecast says cold and rainy for tomorrow, so that seems to mark the official end to summer! OldSarumGirl is settling in well at Old Sarum Primary School, and a new phase of life begins. We haven’t tried out the new little play area outside school yet. To be honest, I’ve heard the people …

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School place offered!

We’re all very pleased here, as OldSarumGirl has been offered a place at Old Sarum Primary School. It’s a great little school, fantastic facilities, fabulous staff, and an easy walk from home. I’ve heard on the grapevine that this year’s popular reception class teacher will be staying on, which is great news too, as we’ve …

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School gets first Ofsted report

Old Sarum Primary School received their first Ofsted inspection just before Christmas, and the results were published today. There are some very encouraging views expressed by the inspector, who mentions that “pupils’ behaviour is good in lessons and when at play” also “the school provides a very safe and secure environment for pupils” and “pupils …

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Visit to Old Sarum Primary School

OldSarumGirl will be starting school next September, so OldSarumDad and I went over to look around Old Sarum School recently. We have watched the plans, building and opening of the school with great interest since we moved here, as we hope it will be where our children go. Even knowing lots of background to the …

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A few words from Wiltshire Councillor Ian McLennan

Ian McLennan was kind enough to email me after stumbling across this blog, and thought it unfair that I portrayed his predominance in Old Sarum affairs in a sinister light. He kindly took the time to fill in some background as to why he “has his finger in all the pies”. He has agreed that I …

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