Inspiring our children.

We certainly offer a broad, balanced and inspiring curriculum at Eastcombe Primary School. As well as the National Curriculum we offer our children some really exciting extra-curricular opportunities. This week started with our youngest children taking part in an Archery session. This has been funded using our Sports Premium money and is provided by Deer […]

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What a busy week!

This was a week to celebrate reading at Eastcombe Primary School. As you have seen from the numerous Facebook posts we have participated in lots of activities to raise the profile of reading. We dressed up on World Book Day, had many book sales, decorated a potato as a book character, read different books, listened […]

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World Book Day Book Sale

Squirrel Class held a book sale on Thursday with books supplied by the Cotswold Canals Trust. The children enjoyed being shop-keepers and hardly noticed that they were having a maths lesson. It was lovely to see children so excited by choosing books for themselves. The children bought about 150 books and with a few donations […]

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New School Closure System

We have been advised by the Local Authority that there is a new system in place for school closures, for example in the case of a snow closure. The new web address to view the list of schools that is closed is: There is also a twitter feed @Glos_schools, this is where you can […]

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Christmas Gnome Bazaar

Congratulations to the ESA on a fantastic Christmas Gnome Bazaar; a great afternoon of family fun was had by all. I am delighted to announce that a fantastic sum of just over £1100 was raised in just 2 hours!!! Thank you to everyone who supported this festive event.

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Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival will be at 2.30pm this Wednesday 17th October, at the Village Hall. Food donations will be appreciated and delivered to Stroud Food Bank.

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Pre-School Stay and Play afternoon

Let’s have a roaring good time finding out what Eastcombe Primary School has to offer! We are offering a pre-school stay and play session with a dinosaur theme on Thursday 18th October, 1.30-2.30pm. No need to make an appointment, just turn up and have some fun. We look forward to meeting you.

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This weeks newsletter has been uploaded to the Newsletter section of this website. Please take a look for news and updates.

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Welcome to our ‘new look’ website. We have worked hard with Mr O’Malley from Thomas Keble ICT department to develop this and are proud of our hard work. I hope you find everything you are looking for and more. If you have any feedback regarding look, functionality and content then please let us know.  

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Owl Class Gymnastics

This term Owl class are taking part in Gymnastics sessions run by Mr Price at Thomas Keble School. The children (and Mrs Monk) thoroughly enjoyed their first session last week!

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