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Working in partnership to deliver excellent education

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At the heart of our community

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Helping every student to succeed

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Students thrive and succeed in our positive, caring and respectful environment.

King Arthur’s is a 11-16 school in the historic town of Wincanton.

We serve the local community across the area including surrounding villages in Dorset and Somerset. The school is now a member of the Sherborne Area Schools’ Trust (SAST), and together we are working to deliver excellent education for all.

Charlton Horethorne CE VA Primary School - Twitter 3 Jul

Please see the Letters page on our website for the latest update from Mrs Jacklin: https://t.co/sQ56jXf89P

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Read with Arthur: The Monkey’s Paw

Our latest 'Read with Arthur' story is out now. This book is 'The Monkey's Paw by W.W. Jacobs. It is a ghost story, full of suspense. But might not be suitable for...

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Weekly Planners – w/c 6th July

Here are the weekly planners for the week commencing 6th July 2020: Weekly Planner Yr 7 wc 06.07 Weekly Planner Yr 8 wc 06.07 Weekly Planner Yr 9 wc 06.07 Weekly Planner...

Charlton Horethorne CE VA Primary School - Twitter 30 Jun

Mrs Jacklin and Miss Andrews are currently very excited and working on a plan for the Year 11 Prom. We will keep yo… https://t.co/sFgIIF1bCX

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Network Rail Safety Campaign

Due to the very high level of trespassing on the tracks by young people in our local area, Network Rail in partnership with Learn Live are working to help raise awareness to students across the UK...

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Weekly Planners w/c 29th June

Weekly planners for the week commencing June 29th are now available below: Weekly Planner Yr 7 wc 29.06 Weekly Planner Yr 8 wc 29.06 Weekly Planner Yr 9 wc 29.06 Weekly Planner...

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Read with Arthur: ‘Forgiven’ by A.A. Milne

This week's 'Read with Arthur' is read by Mrs Pattemore, and is her favourite poem, 'Forgiven' by A.A. Milne.

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Weekly Planners – w/c 22nd June

Here are this week's planners: Weekly Planner Yr 7 wc 22.06 Weekly Planner Yr 8 wc 22.06 Weekly Planner Yr 9 wc 22.06 Weekly Planner Yr 10 wc 22.06

Charlton Horethorne CE VA Primary School - Twitter 18 Jun

Latest update: Welcome back to our Year 10s plus the latest letter to parents from @SomersetCouncil
https://t.co/zQJBBMW6ik

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Latest Update

We've been delighted to welcome Year 10 students this week - there has been lots of positive feedback from students and staff alike, and although the school environment is a bit different,...

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Weekly Planners – w/c 15th June

Weekly Planner Yr 7 wc 15.06 Weekly Planner Yr 8 wc 15.06 Weekly Planner Yr 9 wc 15.06 Weekly Planner Yr 10 wc 15.06

Head of School: Mrs Jen Jacklin

Email: Jen.Jacklin@kingarthurs.org.uk

 

We are proud to be a SAST school – find out more here.

 

 

 

 

Our Mission

We support and encourage every student to strive for the highest possible levels of academic achievement alongside developing the personal attributes and qualities to thrive and make a positive contribution throughout life.

Our aims are to:

  • Create a challenging, inclusive, collaborative, creative and happy learning community;
  • Ensure high quality teaching and learning, honesty and respect for others, with a collective will to bring out the best in every student in our care.
  • Instil in students a belief that they can and will achieve beyond expectations in order to meet their dreams and lead their lives;
  • Enable students to take their place in the world as happy, healthy, kind, confident, ambitious & independent individuals, with enquiring minds ready to face the challenges of tomorrow.

What we value – The King Arthur’s ethos

  • Our students come first
  • Enjoyment, with hard work, and going the extra mile
  • Friendliness and strong sense of community
  • Support and care for everyone and each other
  • Integrity, manners and honesty
  • Inquisitiveness through a breadth of opportunities and experiences
  • An engaging, calm and purposeful learning environment
  • Leadership, aspiration and ambition
  • Pride, quality and excellence – the details matter