Parents and Carers

Parent survey
Pupil survey

School Times

In the main school the hours are:

8.50am for 9.00am start – 12.30pm
1.30pm – 3:30pm

The time spent on teaching each week is 23 hrs 10 mins at KS1 and 24 hrs at KS2. This does not include registration, break and assembly times.

In the Nursery the hours are:

Morning session: 8:45-11:45pm
Afternoon session: 12:30-3:30pm


Between 12.45 and 1.30pm children can either stay for school dinner, bring a packed lunch, or go home for dinner. School dinners are cooked on the premises, and all children are supervised by our midday supervisory assistants. Since September 2009 all school children in Newham have been provided with a free school meal.

School Menu

Please click on the link to view the school menu.

Abbey afterschool club
Explorers club
Mobile play schemes
All stars cricket flyer 
Dynamos cricket flyer 
SEND youth abbey hub 

Parenting smart
Parent controls for app
Parent guidance on online safety

Medical Diet

Nursery Admissions

Children are admitted to the nursery, the term after their 3rd birthday. The admission criteria are laid down by the Borough of Newham. They are as follows:-

  • In catchment area with brothers or sisters in the school.
  • In catchment area without brothers or sisters in the school.
  • Out of catchment area with brothers and sisters in the school.
  • Out of catchment area.

Children are admitted for either a morning or afternoon session. However, priority is given to all 4 year old’s first. All parents should note that a place in the nursery does not guarantee a school place.
All parents and children are invited to an Open Day before starting. When you come to this Open Day, you must bring with you:-

  • your child’s birth certificate
  • your child’s Health Book
  • proof of address – eg: Council Tax bill/tenancy agreement

Registration details will be taken and you will be given a date to start.

Useful links for Parents/Carers

Newham Mental Health Support Team for parents
Media Rating site
Parent Info from CEOP and Parent Zone
Online Safety for parents (LGfL)
Phonics Screening Check
Ruth Miskin Training
Directory of Responding Services (Newham)
Underwear Rule – guide for parents of children with autism
Underwear Rule – guide in Lithuanian
Underwear Rule – guide in Polish
BREXIT Information Newham Facebook Group Flyer Gaming Safety Remote Education Top Tips
Keeping Children Safe Top Tips
Video Streaming & Apps

Relationships, Sex and Health Education information
RSHE Primary Fact Sheet
RSHE Secondary Fact Sheet

Osmani Trust – Financial inclusion support for families  
Osmani Trust – Food Bank