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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

Welcome to Term 5 - Monday 15th April to Friday 24th May!
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.

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 H Visscher (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 T Jeffery



General Reminders


  • PE will be on a Tuesday and Thursday

  • 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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For World Book Day, we dressed up as dragons. We also recreated some Art work from the book 'The Egg' by M.P Robertson.

In Art, we have been exploring with primary and secondary colours

Science - We made a wormery and have been looking at different habitats.

Indoor and Outdoor PE in Year 2

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 2 - English Learning. The children have recently enjoyed learning about Pirates and Pirate Poetry.

In DT we made chairs for Baby Bear. We used our own teddies to test if they worked!

                                                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:


Remember to log on to Numbots and TTRS to test your number skills. 


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