Welcome to Hawley Primary School

Welcome to Hawley Primary School’s website. We are really pleased that you are taking the time to look at our website to find out about our school. We are at a very exciting time in our history as, after over 60 years as an infant school we have returned to being an all through primary school, albeit significantly smaller than we were in 1874.

Hawley Primary School is a happy and diverse community, where we retain our ethos of working in partnership with parents to provide a safe and nurturing environment where children and their families feel welcomed, valued and respected. We strive to ensure that our pupils benefit equally well from the breadth, depth and variety of opportunities that are offered to all learners, who are enthusiastic and excited about their learning.

Our principle aim is that by delivering a creative curriculum, which offers opportunities to develop curiosity, resilience, self- discipline, collaboration, and imagination we will enable all of our pupils to become self –motivated lifelong learners who are willing and confident enough to take on and rise to new challenges and opportunities for learning.

We are ambitious for all of our pupils and with the support of our Governing Body, we work hard to set and achieve high standards. We believe that a thematic approach to learning, practical experiences and enriching and creative opportunities enable children to learn and thrive.

Hawley Primary School is at an exciting phase in its history, and we are looking forward to continuing to welcome all new pupils, families and visitors to our happy, inclusive school as grow.

Anne Fontaine

Latest News

Check in here for news and updates on what's going on around the school from year group activity to trips and performances...

Year 1

Year 1 went for a walk to Rochester Terrace Gardens to look for signs of spring. We saw blossom on trees and bushes, new leaves growing and lots of sunshine. We also heard the birds singing. We drew very carefully from far away and up close.

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Something Special Happens…

“Something Special Happens” was a song written for Camden. Hawley took part in the making of the video. Y4 performed it fabulously with choreography from Charlie and singing lessons from Olga. You can see the video by clicking on the link https://camdenmusic.org/

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Hello Hawley Magazine!

Issue 3 of Hello Hawley has been uploaded. You can find it on the “Parents Info” tab

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Christmas has arrived at Hawley.

Our Year 6 children were delighted to take part in the annual Christmas Tree dressing with our Head Teacher Anne.

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Crazy Hair Day!

What a great way to end Anti-Bullying Week. 20.11.20

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Black History Month

The caterers that provide our School Dinners put on a lovely Black History Day lunch. This consisted of Jerk Chicken and Rice, Jellof Quorn Rice, Sweet Corn & Peas Mixed Vegetable. For dessert we had a choice of Chocolate and Vanilla Cupcakes topped with a slice of Banana or Tropical Fruit Platter. Thank you Caterlink, […]

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Hawley remember the Fallen Soldiers

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Year 1

Year 1 have been looking at paintings by Lancelot Ribeiro. He was an Indian modern artist who came to live in London. The children sketched a view of the London skyline and then painted it in this style. They practised using their paintbrush very carefully.

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Year 2

Gardening and Cooking with Clare and Oonagh every Friday afternoons. Every Friday afternoon a group of 6 children will go gardening with Clare and another group go cooking with Oonagh in the Hawley kitchen.  As it is harvest time Year 2 have been busy harvesting the school garden.  We have harvested potatoes, cucumbers, carrots and […]

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Year 4

Year 4 made string telephones to experience sound travelling as vibrations through a material. We discussed how sound waves sound louder when they are heard through solids. (Like the string of the telephones)

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Reception

Reception have had a lovely time settling into their new classroom and making friends. We have been pleased to welcome children from several local Nurseries as well as our own Hawley Nursery. We have enjoyed stories; looking after dollies in our baby clinic; making coffee and tea for “The Tiger who came to Tea”; using […]

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Year 1

Year 1 went on a walk in the local area. We looked at the road signs, met some people from local shops and drew old and new homes. The whole class behaved really well on their first trip in Year 1!

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What People Say

About Us

In November 2016 Hawley Infants School, ‘The village school in Camden’, bid a farewell to its tiny Victorian building in the heart of Camden Town and moved into a brand new building in a new, nearby, location. The move enabled the school to expand from a tiny single from entry infants’ school, into an all through primary school. And so began a new chapter in the history of Hawley.

Hawley Primary School remains a single form entry school, with one class per year group. In 2016 we opened our first junior class and we will continue to grow, year on year until 2019 when those very same children will become our first Year 6 class.

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Aims and Ethos

At Hawley, we want every child and every family in our school community to feel welcomed, valued and involved. We have high expectations of pupils’ behaviour and of their attitudes to learning. We provide an environment in which children feel secure and are therefore able to thrive, develop self-confidence and take responsibility for their own actions.

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The Chicks Have Arrived

We have been fortunate to nurture into this world some very sweet guests...

Calendar

Check in daily for updates on what's going on in and around the school. You can also subscribe to our diary by clicking the 'subscribe' link (below right) and choosing your preferred choice of diary app.

May
10
Mon
Whole Class Photos
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
May
11
Tue
Year 4 to Talacre Sports Centre
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
May
14
Fri
Year 6 go to the CLC
May 14 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
May
17
Mon
Year 6 Swimming 2 Week Intensive Course
May 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Year 4 go to the CLC
May 17 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
May
18
Tue
Year 6 Swimming 2 Week Intensive Course
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
May
19
Wed
Year 6 Swimming 2 Week Intensive Course
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Year 2 go to the CLC
May 19 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
May
20
Thu
Year 6 Swimming 2 Week Intensive Course
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
May
21
Fri
Year 6 Swimming 2 Week Intensive Course
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am