Hatherop Church of England Primary School is a thriving, successful Cotswold village primary school. Described as a ‘Good’ school by OFSTED, with the ‘Behaviour and Safety’ of pupils graded as ‘Outstanding’, we strive hard to help our children have the best education, as well as having lots of fun.

Visits to the school are most welcome. Contact us on 01285 750318 to arrange an appointment, and come see our school in action.

Our aims:

  • To value all children equally, taking account of their different needs and abilities.
  • To help every child in the school fulfill their potential.
  • To provide a secure and happy environment which stimulates a desire to learn.
  • To offer a wide range of challenging situations and experiences which make learning enjoyable and enriching.
  • To provide children with a firm foundation for the future by developing their sense of self-worth, self-motivation and independence.
  • To prepare children to take their place in society by helping them to develop a sense of self-discipline, respect for other people, responsibility and good manners.
  • To promote Christian values.

As We Like It

Here are the pictures taken at our whole school production of As We Like It, based on the comedy love story by William Shakespeare. Photos from Chris Roberts.

Trip to Stratford

The whole school went to Stratford to mark Shakespeare's 400th anniversary. We spent a day at the RSC and took part in workshops for our forthcoming performance of As We Like It.

Butterfly Release

Class 1 has been studying Minibeasts and enjoyed seeing the life cycle of a butterfly in their classroom. Just before the end of term (June 2015), it was time to release the butterflies. At a [...]