St Andrew's Benn Church of England Voluntary Aided School is a wonderful, caring school that values each and every one of its children. We have approximately 350 children on roll aged 3-11. We have a fantastic team of teachers, support staff, admin staff and lunchtime supervisors that contribute to our family environment.


Poem of the Week


Shel Silverstein 

I made myself a snowball 

As perfect as could be. 

I thought I’d keep it as a pet 

And let is sleep with me. 

I made it some pajamas 

And a pillow for its head. 

Then last night it ran away, 

But first – it wet the bed.


Word of the Week


(Adjective) Having plenty of something.

There is an abundant supply of apples at this time of the year.

Writers of the Week

Watch this space for our new 'Writers of the Week' section.
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  • Parking at School 14 June 2019   Dear Parents Over the last couple of weeks we have had a growing number of complaints about parents/relatives parking on the zig zag lines on Abbey Street.  Only this morning someone has emailed to say that: “Today dropping my daughter off at school I witnessed at least 4 cars park on the lines within 5 minutes”. Under no circumstances is anyone allowed to stop/park on the zig zag lines, this includes blue badge holders.  The zig zag lines are there for a reason and the main reason being to protect your children. We understand the entrance on Abbey Street is small for the amount of children and adults that use it, which is why we ...
    Posted Jun 28, 2019, 1:00 AM by Amanda Gurney
  • Breakfast Club Volunteers needed Breakfast Club are looking for volunteers to help supervise the children that attend our breakfast club.  You would be required from 8.00am-9.00am for as few or as many days as you can do. Unfortunately without volunteers the breakfast club cannot happen. If you are interested in offering for a morning or a few mornings, please see the school office, or pop in to see Tracy in breakfast club.
    Posted May 22, 2019, 3:15 AM by Amanda Gurney
  • Secondary School Open Evenings for Year 5 With reference to your child starting secondary school in September 2020, please find below a list of open evenings taking place:   Ashlawn School 20 & 25 June (time TBC as of 16/5/2019, usually 6.30pm)   Avon Valley School 6.30pm and 7.15pm on 19 September 2019   Rugby Free Secondary School 6.00pm-8.00pm on 18 June 2019   Bilton High School 6.30-8.30pm on 3 July 2019   Harris Church of England Academy 6.30pm on 17 September 2019   Lawrence Sherriff 6.00-8.00pm on 26 June 2019   Rugby High School 6.00pm-8.00pm on 19 June 2019     The deadline for applying for a secondary school place is 11.59pm Thursday 31st October 2019 ...
    Posted May 22, 2019, 12:42 AM by Amanda Gurney
  • Free School Meals Warwickshire County Council have re-released the application form for Free School Meals.  If you think you might be eligible please complete the form and bring to the school office.  Alternatively you can follow the link below to do an online application.Online application form Free School Meals
    Posted May 3, 2019, 2:14 AM by Amanda Gurney
  • Dealing with Anxiety Please find attached a leaflet issued by Dragonfly with information on to help you to be able to deal with anxiety.
    Posted May 1, 2019, 12:28 AM by Amanda Gurney
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