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Barming Pre-School and Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

Barming Pre-School and Primary School

Be Kind, Be Safe, Be Responsible And Make Good Choices

New Entrants Tours - Wednesday 1st & Wednesday 15th November 2023 (09:30-11:00am) - Please email to book a space
Welcome to Barming Pre-School and Primary School
We are a 2 form entry primary school on the outskirts of Maidstone. It is a co-educational school for children aged 2 to 11 years old. There are currently 416 children on roll.
A Message from the Headteacher
Barming Primary School has so much to offer. Everyone is welcome and children are encouraged to flourish and achieve their goals. Come and find out what we are all about!
Orchard Academy Trust
Barming Primary School is an Academy and is part of the Orchard Trust family of schools. The Trust currently consists of Allington Primary School and Barming Primary School.

Last Week's Attendance:

  • Reception 92%
  • Year 1 92%
  • Year 2 94%
  • Year 3 94%
  • Year 4 94%
  • Year 5 92%
  • Year 6 93%
  • Whole School - 93%

Year 2

Welcome to Year 2!


In Year 2 we have two classes - Williams and Honeycrisp Class:



Class Teacher: Miss S Histed (Monday to Wednesday) and Mrs L Finan (Thursday and Friday)

Teaching Assistant: Mrs L Webber (all day) 



Class Teacher: Mrs N Murray (Key Stage 1 Lead)

Teaching Assistant: Mrs J Philpott (all day)



Mrs  C Stephens



General Reminders


  • PE will be on a Monday and Friday

  • Children are to come into school wearing their PE Kit on these days.

    PE kit should comprise of coloured t-shirt and shorts/tracksuit (depending on weather) and trainers. We will be going outside for our lessons. Please ensure long hair is tied back. If your child has their ears pierced please leave them out on PE days.

  • Any letters or reply slips, which need to be returned, can be put in your child’s book bag. The children are encouraged to check them each morning and give things in before the register. 
  • Water bottles to be brought to school daily please. 
  • Reading record and reading book to be brought to school daily please in the plastic folder priovided.



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What did we get up to last year in YEAR 2?

Year 2 Trip to Gooselands Farm, Yalding. For our Geography learning we visited a local farm to find out how fruit is grown and what is involved in the process. We had a great time!

Computing and Safer Internet Day - In Year 2 we have been busy in the Computer Room - we have been learning how to code, how to create spreadsheets, how to keep safe on a computer and what to do if we are not feeling safe. We have also been learning how to effectively search on the internet.

Year 2 Forest School - We always have lots of fun in Forest School. Making mud pie, face painting and building dens are just some of the things we love.

Maths learning - In Year 2 we have been very busy with all different aspects of Maths - we also like to take our learning outside!

                                                Year 1 and 2 Common Exception Words




Games to play at home - 


Hit the Button - one of our favourite games to practise times tables!

Hit The Button


Also, Cone crazy. Don't mess up the penguin's order!

Cone Crazy Game





How to help your child at home:

Maths Fun:


Check your Times Tables knowledge...

Learn your Times Tables

Speed Test

Times Tables Games

  • Barming Pre-School and Primary School,
  • Belmont Close, Barming,
  • Maidstone, Kent,
  • ME16 9DY
  • 01622 726472