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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

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Early Years hours

If you usually apply for 30 early years hours code, you need to continue doing that apparently, as DWP need continuous records. If you have any queries please contact Mrs Phelps […]

20.03.20 update since this morning

Dear Parents/Carers,                                                                                             20.03.20

Thank you for the appreciation you have shown regarding the school’s work over the last week and our preparations for a very different role from Monday.



Dear Parents and Carers                                                                                            20.03.20

Further information was released during the night regarding definitions of key workers and rules around this.  Schools are awaiting further guidance from the Local Authority […]

19.03.20 Care provision information



Following the announcement about school closures, I confirm that we will close at 3pm on Friday for the foreseeable future. Information has been put on the Home Learning section of […]

Reports will be posted on Friday. If your child's doesn't arrive by next Tuesday, please let us know.

See Latest News for an information booklet about arrangements for September