Upcoming Events

1 Nov
Term Begins
Date 11.01.2021 9:00 am - 10:00 am
1 Nov
Charity Fundraising - Ripples Africa
11.01.2021 9:00 am - 11.05.2021 3:00 pm
Whole school activities - details to follow.
2 Nov
Year 6 Natural History Museum Trip
11.02.2021 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Children to arrive at school by 8.30am please.

We are due to return by 3.30pm.

Please provide a packed lunch in a disposable bag.

3 Nov
Girls Football ESFA League
11.03.2021 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

At Yardley Gobion Recreation Ground.

Parents and supporters are welcome to stay and watch.

5 Nov
Celebration Worship - Invited Parents
11.05.2021 9:10 am - 10:10 am
9 Nov
Class Worship - Volcano Class
11.09.2021 9:10 pm - 10:10 pm
11 Nov

Invited children will be given a letter to take home with full details.

12 Nov
Open Football - Daventry
11.12.2021 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

All day football event at Daventry Sports Park.

A letter inviting children to attend will be sent home with full details.

12 Nov
Celebration Worship - Invited Parents
11.12.2021 9:10 am - 10:10 am
12 Nov
School Disco
11.12.2021 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

All children must be dropped off and collected by an adult.

16 Nov
Tag Rugby - Y5/6
11.16.2021 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Tag rugby tournament to be held at Yardley Recreation Ground, participating pupils will be sent home with a letter containing further details.

18 Nov
Whole school trip - costs and details to follow.
19 Nov
Celebration Worship - Invited Parents
11.19.2021 9:10 am - 10:10 am
23 Nov
Family Learning Reviews - Whole School - Details to Follow
11.23.2021 3:30 pm - 11.24.2021 6:30 pm
Times and details to follow.
26 Nov
Celebration Worship - Invited Parents
11.26.2021 9:10 am - 10:10 am
3 Dec
Christingle Service at St Leonards Church
12.03.2021 9:30 am - 10:30 am
10 Dec
Celebration Worship - Invited Parents
12.10.2021 9:10 am - 10:10 am
10 Dec
Themed Celebration - Details to Follow
12.10.2021 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
13 Dec
Christmas Focus - Whole School
12.13.2021 9:00 am - 12.17.2021 3:25 pm
14 Dec
Whole School Parents with Pre-School children who wish to attend/other family members.

ygceps Staff PhotoOur head teacher, Mrs Val Griffiths or Assistant Head Teachers, Mrs Jane Hooper and Mr Paul Thompson are proud to introduce our highly skilled team to you. One of us is always available in the school day, if you would like to speak to us please call at the school office.




Ms Val Griffiths
Head Teacher


Whole School Attainment
Collective Worship
Staff Performance Management

Initial Teacher Training

Mrs Jane Hooper
Assistant Head Teacher
Mountain Class Teacher



Theme Coverage KS1

Phase Leader KS1

Musical Performance/Church services
Deputy DSL
Staff Governor

Mr Paul Thompson
Assistant Head Teacher
Volcano Class Teacher

Physical Education


Theme Coverage KS2

Phase Leader KS2
Cluster Sport Participation
Deputy DSL

Mrs Emma Parker

River Class Teacher


English - Reading, Phonics, Spelling, 

& Writing

Design Technology

EYFS Profile



Phase Leader EYFS

Ms Karen O’Rourke
Iceberg Class Teacher



Multiplication Screening


Mrs Lucy Bennington
Iceberg Class Teacher
(Weds – Fri)


Relationships & Sex Education

Art and Design


Mental Health & Well-Being



Pupil Learning Council

 Mrs Angie Owen

 Bursar/Business Manager


Mrs Sharon Getter


River Class
Teaching Assistant
 Outdoor Learning

Mrs Debs Tunstall

Mountain Class
Teaching Assistant


Mrs Rebecca Lambert

Iceberg Class
Teaching Assistant


Well-Being Intervention

Lunchtime Supervisor

Mrs Rebecca Benn

Volcano Class
Teaching Assistant

MFL - French



Lunchtime Supervisor

Mrs Claire Long

Iceberg Class
Teaching Assistant

Lunchtime Supervisor

Mrs Susie Wallis

Iceberg and Mountain Class
Teaching Assistant

Lunchtime Supervisor














Contact Us

Yardley Gobion CE Primary School
School Lane
Yardley Gobion
NN12 7UL

Tel: 01908 542261