Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.

If you have concerns regarding the safeguarding or welfare of any of our pupils, please contact Mrs G Smith (Designated Safeguarding Lead), or Mrs Wells (Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads) or Mr Fielding (Designated Safeguarding Leads reserve)

St Paul’s participates in Operation Encompass. Following the report of an incident of domestic abuse, school will be advised that the child has been involved. Please see school website for further details

The Safeguarding and Child Protection policy can be found here. SAFEGUARDING POLICY

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Year 5- Hoot

Below are the names of the Year 5 Teaching Team. Please feel free to speak with any member of the team if you have any questions or concerns, we're always happy to help. 

Class Teacher: Miss L. Maden

Teaching Assistant: Mrs L. Melling 


We are looking forward to an exciting year with you all and hope you are ready to work hard and make some great progress as you move through school. Attendance and Punctuality are key in ensuring you reach your full potential. Remember, every week the class with the best attendance wins a cake to share with the class. Please make sure you are here everyday for our chance at winning!


Make sure your child is here ON TIME everyday! We want to collect the rainbow letters to complete Perfect Punctuality and get our prize as soon as we can.


There are so many exciting areas of the curriculum to look forward to in Year 5, please click on the document below to see what we will be learning about throughout the year. 

Click on the documents below to see the knowledge organisers for subjects taught in Autumn 1. 

Click on the documents below to see the knowledge organisers for subjects taught in Autumn 2.


  • P.E. kit (both indoor and outdoor kits) should be clearly labelled and in school at all times
  • Homework will be sent home on a Friday and will need to be returned the following Wednesday (if your child needs some support please inform the Year 5 team on Monday) This includes TT rock star homework. Children need to complete 10 garage games set by the year five team every Wednesday to Wednesday. If your child does not have access to TT rockstars, please inform the year five staff.
  • Spellings will be sent home on a Monday and tests will take place every Friday
  • Children need to read as much as possible at home. Home/school diaries must be brought into school daily and books will be changed every Monday. Your child should be reading a minimum of a book a week or at least 3 times a week with an adult, as per our home school agreement. 
  • Children should aim to complete a Reading+ session at home 3 times per week.