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I am delighted to welcome you to Woodbank Primary School’s website.
Woodbank School is a happy and friendly school, the staff and governors work together to provide a safe, caring and stimulating learning environment. The curriculum that we provide is fun and exciting and meets the needs of all of our children.
We want to inspire the children of Woodbank and develop a love of lifelong learning.
Our main aims are to develop the children’s confidence and self-esteem as well as raising standards of attainment and achievement.
At Woodbank we want to achieve the very best for your child by ensuring there is a close partnership between home and school. I hope that you will take full advantage of the many chances we offer to share in your child’s education and be an active part of our school community.
If you require any more information or simply wish to come and visit us please do not hesitate to contact school, we will be more than happy to help.

Mrs K Macadam
Head Teacher




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"Woodbank is a GOOD school"

"The new curriculum is having a positive effect on pupils' personal development as well as their good academic progress"

Ofsted April 2016




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Woodbank Primary School is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative.

Tesco have teamed up with Groundwork to launch the monthly funding scheme, which sees grants of £5,000, £2,000 and £1,000 – all raised from the 5p bag levy – being awarded to local outdoor community projects.

 'We want to build an outdoor classroom that can be used all year round by our children but also the wider community. The classroom will be part of our Environment Zone-allowing our children to experience first-hand, practical learning outside. Children will be able to learn about the weather, the seasons, plants, trees, flowers, birds, insects etc. The classroom will allow us to deliver many aspects of the curriculum such as Art, DT, Maths and English.  The classroom will help inspire ‘awe and wonder’ about the local community we live in'.

PLEASE, PLEASE VOTE FOR WOODBANK PRIMARY SCHOOL’S OUTDOOR CLASSROOM! (you can vote at Tesco Express on Brandlesholme Road and many other stores - see link below)

Voting is open from 2nd January to 28th January

 Click here for more details and where you can vote.

Click here to go to the Tesco Bags of Help website.



 Click here for more information


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Year 4 Swimming

Year 4 swimming is every Friday. 

Year 6 SATS Meeting

The Year 6 SATS meting for parents is on 26th January at 3.45pm.

Chinese New Year

We will be celebrating Chinese New Year on 27th January

Young Voices

The choir will be at the Manchester Arena on 1st February.

Year 2 SATS Meeting

The Year 2 SATS Meeting for parents is on 2nd  February at 3.45pm.

PTA Meeting

There is a PTA meeting on 7th February at 6.30pm.

Year 1 Phonics Meeting

The Year 1 Phonics meeting for parents is on 9th February at 3.45pm. 

Bury Times Articles

Families Celebrate successful summer 

'Inspirational' headteacher praised for turning around primary school


Head Girl:  "I am proud to be head girl as Woodbank is a really fantastic environment for all pupils - I find it very rewarding to be a big part of it. I am looking forward to working with everybody during this term."


 Head Boy:  "Woodbank is an energetic school and the teachers are really helpful in many ways - everyone has a really friendly attitude. I enjoy this school because it has loads of after school activities such as football, netball and much more. The homework is fun and challenging.