About Us

Our School

We are a one-form entry with pupils ranging from the age of 4-11 years. We believe at Dewhurst St Mary that we have an exceptional school where we aim to ensure everyone is valued and respected. Through the hard work and dedication of all our staff and governors we aim to provide an educational and …

Vision & Values

Our School Vision Dewhurst St Mary C of E is committed to nurturing learners who think creatively and achieve their potential reflecting our core values Dream Believe Achieve Our School Values Our Spirituality Vision Our school vision of spirituality is about; Our relationships, love and respect for; ourselves, our family, our friends, our community , …

Being a Church School

Dewhurst St Mary Church of England School is a Church school within the Diocese of St Albans. As a Church school, we have a Christian character and uphold Christian values. This gives our school a sense of community and leads to a nurturing and caring environment for our pupils. We aim to enhance pupil’s spirituality …

Inspection Reports

We were last inspected in 2017 and were pleased with our rating. The findings helped to inform our School Development Plan. We always welcome our parents’ views. Please take a minute to complete the Parent View questionnaire below.

School History

The Oldest Church School in the Diocese of St Albans The Robert Dewhurst School Foundation was created in an indenture dated 31st December 1642 by which Robert Dewhurst handed over the school he had previously established for poor boys of the parish and its endowing property to the first body of twelve trustees. The Dewhurst …

Admissions

As a Voluntary Controlled Church of England School the Admission Policy is in accordance with that outlined for community Primary schools in the Local Education Authority’s Admissions Guide to Parents, a copy of this is available from the School or Hertfordshire Local Education Authority. Information will be sent from County Hall to your home address …

Staff

Teaching Staff Name Role Responsibility Miss Ranson Headteacher Designated Senior Person (DSP) for Child Protection Health & Safety Finance Appraiser CPD Website Assessment/Progress Mrs Munson Assistant Head INCLUSION SEND /Inclusion Mental Health Lead Assessment/Progress for vulnerable groups Looked After Children Lead Deputy Designated Senior Person (DSP) for Child Protection Ms Thornton Assistant Head CURRICULUM Curriculum …

Governors

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