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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Musical instrument lessons!

For information, whole class musical instrument lessons for Reception, Year 1, Year 3 and Year 4 will start on Thurs 25th April for a 10 week block. Reception and Year […]

Julia Donaldson’s top tips for reading with young children

As Y1 and Y2 children have been learning through Zog and other Julia Donaldson stories, we thought this might be good to share with parents of our youngest children:

Julia […]

Y1 and Y2 trip to Beechenhurst

Children loved the trip to Beechenhurst, where they took part in the Zog trail based on Julia Donaldson's fabulous book. Y1 and Y2 have been learning about her wonderful stories […]

A popular school choice!

Due to growing popularity and our good Ofsted reports we now have more children on roll than we have ever had with appeals for places being granted regularly. We now […]

Parents’ Evenings and our curriculum

Please return your parents' evening letter asap if we haven't had it yet. It is a great opportunity to talk to your child's teacher about progress and attainment and if […]

10.01.20 Head's Newsletter 10 is in Parents' Info tab. It includes the sports day date.