Lordswood School
Lordswood Children's Centre
Proud to be part of the Griffin Schools Trust 


We have been advised that icy winter showers are forecast for the local area over the next few weeks.

We would like to remind parents that the website will be updated regularly and parents contacted via text message should the school be affected by adverse weather conditions.  

Parents are politely asked not to ring the school office for updates.  

Thank you.


Attendance - Class of the Week

 16th January 2015


Apple Group - 96.7%

Walnut Class - 94.4%

Larch  Class - 97.2%

Maple Class - 97.7%


Fund Raising

The school will be fundraising on behalf of The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity this year as we have two families who have close associations with them.  We shall endeavour to coincide the fundraising activities with other National events, i.e. Children in Need, Red Nose Day etc.  We hope that you will support us in our fundraising efforts.

Our first fund raising event held on 21st November raised £279.47 - Thank you.

Please watch this space for detail of our next fundraising activity.


We have introduced a new texting service in order to contact parents with general updates.  If you have recently changed your mobile number please contact the school office to ensure that they have your correct contact details. Thank you.


Curriculum Information


A copy of the Curriculum Information for each phase has now been posted to the website under 'Curriculum'.




If attending the morning session your child is due in school by 8.30am.  Please enter the school building via Children's Centre Snowdrop Room both Courtfield & Lordswood Lane Gates will be opened at 8.20am. 

The Lordswood lane gate & FSU gate will be open between 11.30am and 11.45am for parents to collect their children from the FSU.

If attending the afternoon session (12.15pm) children arrive via Children's Centre Reception and will be collected by a Foundation Stage teacher.  Pupils leave FSU and site via Lordswood Lane or Courtfield Avenue gate.

Thank you



Breakfast Club

We would like to remind parents that places at our Breakfast Club should be booked in advance.  Due to Health & Safety regulations we are restricted to 25 children per session.  The Breakfast Club is proving to be incredibly popular with some days already fully booked - if you have not pre-booked a place and would like your child to attend Breakfast Club please do not drop them off before first speaking to a member of staff.

Thank you for your cooperation. 



 The Contract Dining Company are no longer using the monthly order forms for school meals at Lordswood.  They have however asked that you send in dinner money on a Monday for the week ahead.

Thank you.


All children will need to bring their PE Kits (shorts, t-shirt & plimsolls) daily.  A reminder that all children should have their water bottles with them daily, especially now that the weather is warm!

Thank you



We appreciate that some parents may wish to bring their dogs onto the school site when dropping off or collecting their children from school.  However, in the interests of health and safety, parents are reminded that dogs (other than service dogs) are not permitted on the school grounds - this includes dogs being carried by adults. 

We would also request that parents do not leave their dogs tied up to the school fence near to the school gates.

Thank you for your cooperation.

We have been advised by Medway Council that our Pupil Premium Grant is being extended to pupils who from 1 January 2006 have been adopted from care, or are subject to special guardianship orders or residence orders.
Parents and guardians do not have to share this information as we know this is a sensitive issue.  However, if you think your child would benefit from this funding please speak to either Mrs Campbell or Mrs Martin in the strictest confidence.
Further information can be found on


Information and events are added to the web site daily so please keep checking back. We welcome any constructive feedback regarding the site . 
Please double-click on main tabs to access the pages.
Thank You! 


Message from Pentagon Centre:

We would like to say a big thank you to all the children for their hard work in creating some really good portraits.

All the entries are now up on the Pentagon Shopping Centre
Facebook page to be viewed by parents, students, family and friends.



We are pleased to announce that two of the winning entries were drawn by children from Year 2 - please click on the following links to view their winning portraits.  Well done girls.



Lordswood School News

  • LSA Events 2015
    The LSA Calendar has been updated to show forthcoming events for 2015 - please click on LSA icon. Thank you.
  • Consultation Evenings for Years 5 & 6
    The planned Parent Consultation Evening for Years 5 & 6 on 20th January has been postponed - new dates to follow
  • Parent Consultations for Chestnut Class
    Parents are invited to make an appointment to meet with Mrs Fox for Parent Consultation appointments on Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th January 1.30pm to 3.30pm - letters to follow.
  • Performing Arts After School Club
    Performing Arts After School Club for children in Years 5 & 6 - limited spaces. Commences Thursday 15th January, weekly until 19th Feb 2015
  • Arts & Crafts Club
    Arts & Crafts After School Club for children in Years 3 & 4 - limited spaces. Commences Thursday 15th January, weekly until 19th Feb 2015
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Latest School Calendar Events

Basketball Tournament05Feb2015

@ Medway Park

Basketball Tournament - parents welcome to come along to support us.

Arts & Crafts Club05Feb2015

15:20 pm - 16:15 pm @ Year 3 & 4 Area

Arts & Crafts After School Club for children in Years 3 & 4

Performing Arts After School Club05Feb2015

15:20 pm - 16:15 pm @ Year 5/6 Area Lordswood School

After School Club for children in Years 5 & 6

KS2 Gym Club06Feb2015

15:30 pm - 16:30 pm @ Hall

KS2 Gym Club

Arts & Crafts Club12Feb2015

15:20 pm - 16:15 pm @ Year 3 & 4 Area

Arts & Crafts After School Club for children in Years 3 & 4

Calendars page(s): School Calendar >>
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