Welcome to Woodside Primary School

We are a happy, vibrant primary school community set in the wonderful Forest of Dean. Our ‘Latest News’ section will give you a taste of current events and the ‘Parents’ Information’ tab contains lots of useful information. We are very proud of our school and if you have any queries or would like to arrange a visit, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. To receive instant messages from school, download an app called ‘OurSchoolsApp’ and log in with the school’s postcode, GL17 9XP.

 Latest News

Click here for some headlines. For more details, see our latest news page


Trailblazers Programme

We are delighted that our school has been given the opportunity to take part in a new, national programme to help make mental health support for children and […]

Hallowe’en safety

Schools have been sent this about fire safety around Hallowe'en costumes, so we are passing it on to parents. (Click on Read More to activate the link)

Residential 2019

Children and staff have arrived at the site, currently they are settling in at Kingswood and getting ready for their first activity  of the day.

Playtime Snacks

Please click to see a letter about how we are encouraging healthy playtime snacks.

Playtime snacks

Five Ways to Well-being Project

These fantastic mosaics are a lasting reminder for us all about our Five Ways to Well-being project. What a beautiful pieces of art!

These photos show the making of the […]

11.11.19 Head's Newsletter 6 is in Parents' Info tab

8.11.19 See Reading and Phonics in the Curriculum tab for a really useful reception phonics leaflet from Mrs Fawkes' reading workshop

5.11.19 Head's Newsletter 5 is in Parents' Info tab

Christmas play dates and times are on Newsletter 5