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Springwood Primary School


Welcome to Springwood Primary School and to our website. Springwood serves the whole of the City of Salford and provides specialist education for pupils aged 2 to 11 years all of whom have profound, complex and challenging needs.

We hope that you will find the information valuable and that it gives you an insight into the work of our school and the achievements of all our pupils.

We aim to provide the very best learning opportunities for all our pupils and create an ethos of learning through enjoyment.

Kind Regards,
Lesley Roberts

Dates for your diary

Easter Holidays : School Closes on Thursday 2 April and re-opens on Monday 20 April 2015

30th April - Daffodils and Poppies Class Assembly
12th May - Rowan and Beech Class Assembly
13th May - Caterpillars and Ladybirds Class Assembly
14th May - Tulips and Bluebells Class Assembly
18th May - Hedgehogs and Badgers

Easter Bonnet Parade

Many thanks to K3, Americhem and Morrisons for supporting our Easter Activities by donating Easter Eggs and funding sensory toy prizes.

Also many thanks to David Kenny and John Higgins for donating our Easter Hamper Raffle prize, which raised £224 towards the refurbishment of our soft play room.

Family Games Night

Just a reminder to you all. Family Games Night is this Friday 20 March 2015 from 6pm - 7:30pm.

If you still do not have a ticket, they are available to purchase on the night - £2.00 per adult and children are free (accompanied by an adult).

Thank you as always to Sheldon's Bakery for their kind donation of finger rolls.

Springwood News

Community Police Team Visit - 12 March 2015

Springwood was visited today by Constable Cub and our Local Community Police Team, together with officers from the Tactical Dog Unit who brought along Ruby, Max, Ziggy and Bobby and officers from the GMP Mounted Unit with Captain and Larking.

The Pupils had a fabulous time. Thank you to PCSO Joyce for organising the visit.

Parents Coffee Morning

The next Coffee Morning has been arranged for Thursday 14 May 2015 at 10am to 11am.

Parent Governor Election

Following the election for our new Parent Governor, we would like to welcome Anne Marie Anderton as our new Parent Governor.

Thank you to all who took the time to complete and return the ballot forms.

Christmas Light Switch On and Disco

Thankyou to everybody who attended 'The Christmas Light Switch On and Disco'. It was a huge success.

All the children enjoyed our special guest.

Surprise guest arrives 7:00pm

Children in Need

Today (11.11.14) School was visited by Austin and Daniel of Austin's Ices, with their Ice Creams vans, together with some of their colleagues.

They were raising money for Children in Need and were visiting schools in the Salford area distributing free ice cream to the pupils. This is the second year they have visited us.

As you can see from the photo the ice creams were enjoyed by all. Many thanks to Daniel, Austin and their colleagues.

Children in Need - Ice Creams

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day Poppy Display

Each class has contributed to the display by creating their own poppies.

Thank you to Ann Forth and Carol Edwards-Viller for creating the display.

Sensory Studio opening

Cutting the Ribbon

Thank you to everyone who joined us to celebrate the opening of new Sensory Studio.

Friends of Springwood Events

Friends of Springwood - We will be holding our next meeting on 11 March 2015 commencing at 5:45pm. All parents / carers are welcome to come to the meeting to discuss fundraising ideas. We hope you are able to come along.

Fundraising For Springwood

Make a donation

Why not make a donation via our online Virgin Charity Webpage

Snowdon Walk - Saturday 21/06/2014

Make a donation to the Snowdon Walk via the Springwood School Charity Page link.

K3syspro cycle challenge

K3sysproK3syspro a local company in Salford have a team of five people taking part in the Cape Argus Cycle Race in South Africa. They are helping us to raise £25,000 for our Light Sensory Room. The company have already received donations to support our cause.

School Events

Americhem Bike Ride

Our friends at Americhem have nominated Springwood as their charity for 2013. Their wonderful staff completed their Charity Bike Ride, cycling 100 miles from Eccles to Southport and back again. on the 25th and 26th of July 2013
Lookout for more information about this soon.

The Prince's Trust