Welcome to Barton Primary School

This website is intended to help you know more about the life and work of Barton Primary School, which is a Community Primary Co-educational School for children from 3- 11 years in Newport on the Isle of Wight.

We aim to provide a stimulating, caring, safe environment for your child and a wide range of appropriate and exciting learning opportunities to help him/her enjoy their education, achieve success and grow into independent responsible people with a thirst for lifelong learning.

We believe we can only achieve the best for your child by close co-operation between home and school. There will be many opportunities for you to share in your child’s education and we are always available to talk to you about any aspect of your child’s development or any other issues that may arise that affects your child.

We look forward to sharing with you, this important stage of your child’s life.

Yours sincerely

Mark Snow

Head Teacher

Latest news

What’s happening on Friday 21st December 2018
Friday 21st December is a busy day in school. It is: Christmas Jumper Mufti Day – Wear mufti and/or a Christmas Jumper, donation of £1 to the School Council. Christmas Dinner Day – unless we were informed all children will be served a Christmas Dinner. No Breakfast or After School Club. Last day of term!

Newsletter – 14th December 2018
You can read our newsletter here: 14 December 18

12th December 2018 Dear Parents and Carers Lateness An analysis of our attendance figures has revealed a worrying increase in the number of children arriving late to school. For the period 03/09/2018-10/12/2018 there were 472 late arrivals, this is up from 336 late arrivals for the same period in 2017 and 204 late arrivals in