'There is something special about Vane Road because everyone enjoys it here.'OFSTED 2013‘Pupils behave well are polite courteous welcoming to visitors and take good care of each other.’ OFSTED 2013

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If your child is due to start school in September 2016, please click here

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Welcome to our New Website .  We hope that you will find this much more useful as a source of information whatever your reason for visiting the site.  It is also designed to be 'mobile friendly' which means that you should be able to see it on your smartphone or tablet.

If you would like free paper copies of any of the information on this site, please contact the office.  The first point of contact for any query regarding the school is the school office where Miss Tomkins and Mrs Whalen will be happy to help.

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Ella h(less than a week ago)

Vane road is amazing and everyone is very nice the teachers are especially kind. My teacher is Mrs Costello and she is very passionate about working as a teacher! My classmates are very nice and I would go to no other school!

Dwatson(about a month ago)

I love this school, i'm in year 6, and i'm going to spend my last year wisely.

Ashley H(about a month ago)

Vane road is the best school ever. Everyone and everyone should go to this school

Mikkel(about a month ago)

This is very good

Daniel W(a couple of months ago)

I like Vane Road

alannah collin(a couple of months ago)

This school is the best!My son is very happy and content in this school.He looks forwards to his days here and is very enthusiastic about both attending and learning in this school.All teachers here seem happy and want to be there,they are approachable and welcoming.The right atmosphere and environment is within this school and my son feels a sense of belonging and is very keen to be a part of this lovely learning environment where he is thriving!Thankyou to all teachers :-)

Mr Smith(a couple of months ago)

Great school my son enjoyed it so much!

Honeyb(less than a year ago)

I really love vane road and i am realy looking forward to going back to school to have Mr Cope as my new teacher.

hol(less than a year ago)

Love this school I have got 2 years left and I want to make the most of it.you should go to this school

Honeyblossom(less than a year ago)

My teacher was miss Sykes and i am really looking forward to having Mr Cope after the 6 weeks as my new teacher.

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