Playground Project

We are embarking on our grand Playground Project to redesign our playground spaces. Children have been taking part in design competitions and visiting local playgrounds for inspiration. We have now started the fundraising phase of our project. We’ve just passed the £30,000 mark!

Open Data at HPS

At Huntingdon Primary we use many different systems to engage children with learning and help with assessment of progress. We also practice open data – which means you can see live information on these digital systems as we’re using them. Check the progress of your year group in a particular area on our Digital Data page.

Job Vacancy

We are seeking to appoint an experienced site officer to join our staff team. The role will include responsibility for the security, care and availability of the building, furniture, fittings and equipment ensuring a satisfactory physical environment. To oversee the...

Final Newsletter

Our final newsletter for the 2017-18 academic year is available to download below. It contains some celebrations and thank you messages for the amazing year that we've had at HPS!

Thank you!

The children made a suggestion that we do more work with charities and we think you’ll agree that together we have done a great job to raise money for the chosen...

Playground Project

We are aiming to raise £50,000 to improve our playground space. We already have £25,000 from the school and £8,000 from Freemans Charity. We need to raise another £17,000 through fundraising and...

School Uniform sale!

At our Farmers Market tomorrow we'll be holding a Nearly New sale of school uniform items, all ages and sizes. Each item will be just £1! First come, first served! Come and grab a bargain! All proceeds will be going towards our Playground Project.

HPS Farmers Market

We would like to invite you to our Farmer’s Market this Friday! Our year groups have been hard at work making handicrafts, growing fruit and vegetables, and preparing some yummy food! Our Market will be held in the Purple Main Hall/Courtyard areas. There will be...

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Huntingdon Primary School

Call us on 01480 375113 and talk to Tina, our Office Manager.

Join us at team HPS

Join us on our learning adventure! We welcome mid-year admissions as well as new starters every September.

Our prospectus is updated annually

Huntingdon Primary School is an expanding primary school of nearly 500 friendly pupils. Rated as Good, with areas of Outstanding, by Ofsted we’re on a journey to provide our children with the best possible learning experiences.

Our school is a large, friendly school with a strong team spirit where we demonstrate our school values every day – Pride, Resilience, Courage, Respect and Teamwork. We are known as Team H.P.S.

A connected school

 

Learning Network

 

At HPS we use a learning network called Edmodo that allows children to communicate, share and collaborate with each other and teachers from wherever they are – home or school.

Download the Edmodo app on your device or login using a browser below.

Pupil Portfolios

 

Seesaw empowers students to independently document what they are learning at school and allows parents to see what’s happening in school, as it happens, and comment on what they see.

Download the Seesaw app on your device or login using a browser below.

Online Payments

 

Parents/carers can pay for school meals and selected school trips online using our Agora online payments system. View your balance and pay in advance without needing to handle cash.

Login with a free Microsoft account to make a payment or view your balance.

Celebrations

Our children lead the way

House Points

Our children are members of one of eight house teams. House tokens are collected throughout the term and at the end of each term we add up the totals for each house. The winning house gets a special treat and at the end of the year the house with the most tokens overall get to do something really special! View the details.

CYP Film Festival

Every year Huntingdon Primary takes part in the Cambridgeshire Young People’s Film Festival. Films are filmed, edited and produced by our children and the nominated film makers get to go to an Oscar style red carpet ceremony in Cambridge. HPS has won three awards since starting two years ago. See the films here.

Attendance

Attendance is incredibly important to the education of our children and makes a big difference to a child’s ability to do well at school. Each week our classes compete to have the highest attendance percentage, with the highest scoring class at the end of term getting an extra special treat. See the winners.

  • Amethyst 1120 100%
  • Citrine 1110 99%
  • Sunstone 945 84%
  • Sapphire 930 83%
  • Garnet 884 79%
  • Emerald 826 74%
  • Jet 814 72%
  • Turquoise 810 71%

HPStv

 

A new venture for 2017 sees our children producing content for HPStv, our school Youtube TV channel. Crewed, edited, starring and produced by our children.

Our children run HPSnews, conducting interviews and in the field reports on what’s going on in and around Huntingdon Primary.
Our trained pupil HPStv technicians help with longer format filming projects around the school, including submissions for the Cambridge Young People’s Film Festival.
HPStv helps the other pupil leadership groups produce video content, including things like the Maths Experts making instructional videos to help others improve their maths techniques.

What’s coming next

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Writing for a real world audience

At HPS our children write their own blogs! Blogging gives our children the chance to write for a real world audience. When their audience is the whole world, children are motivated to be the best writers they can be. Our pupil blogging network, hpsblogs.net, is populated with content written by our own children and is read by visitors all over the world.
Our year group pages feature news and information, usually written by the teachers, from each of our year groups about what they’ve been up to lately.

Year Group Pages

See what our children are up to on their Year Group page.

HPSBlogs.net

Read the class blogs written by our children for the world to read.

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01480 375113
Huntingdon Primary School
Ambury Road, Huntingdon, PE29 1AD

Develop at HPS

HPS Development Centre is a venture from Huntingdon Primary School as part of the HemHunts partnership to provide a high quality training venue for education professionals.

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