Welcome to Whitley and Eggborough Community Primary School!
Whitley and Eggborough Primary school caters for children between ages 4-11. Our vision is for all members of the school community to work together to develop happy, confident and enthusiastic children who thrive in a stimulating and exciting environment – an environment where there is mutual respect so that each child develops a lifelong love of learning.
This is provided through a rich range of memorable learning experiences, learning experiences that affect the emotions. In other words, learning that excites and charges experience, learning that makes our children feel something significant and provides experiences that they will remember for a long, long time. This is achieved through creating learning opportunities in the classroom that
'This is a good school..."Good teaching enthuses pupils about learning and a lively curriculum sparks their curiosity". "Pupils demonstrate consistently good behavior, they are kind, friendly and courteous". Ofsted January 2017.
Over the past few years, we have been continually developing realistic learning contexts through our child-led Mission Possible curriculum. We use moments of shared experience as the engine room for generating genuine excitement and engagement for learning and then to develop this energy as a way of integrating the curriculum and making learning more purposeful and meaningful to children.
Whitley and Eggborough School
‘ provides rich experiences of drama and music, and ..... first-hand practical
learning experiences. Opportunities .......... are stimulating pupils’
Pupils’ spiritual, cultural, social and moral development is
carefully considered in this inclusive school and leaders ensure pupils have
To find out more about our Mission Possible curriculum, please visit the ‘School Life’ page.
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