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Curriculum Overview

Our Curriculum Drivers underpin the knowledge, understanding and skills of our curriculum; everything we want our children to learn and experience. Our Curriculum Drivers reflect our desire for our teacher and pupils to explore, develop and enhance their experience of these fundamental concepts in every year group and over time. Our unique curriculum will allow children to grow in faith, hold and achieve aspirations and appreciate the culrtural diversity of their peers and locality within which they live.




To find out more about the National Curriculum please head to the Department of Education website here.

SS Peter & Paul Curriculum

At SS Peter & Paul, we have personalised our curriculum to support our children. We have a clear intent to focus on our drivers; FAITH, ASPIRATION & CULTURAL DIVERSITY. Click on the links below for more information...

Curriculum Overview by Year Group:

  • EYFS - Reception Class

  • Year 1

  • Year 2

  • Year 3

  • Year 4

  • Year 5

  • Year 6

Curriculum Overview by Subject:


Teaching Reading and Phonics at SS Peter & Paul

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At SS Peter & Paul, we focus on developing early reading knowledge in our Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 using the Phonics teaching programme 'Read Write Inc.' by Ruth Miskin. Phonics is taught daily to ensure that every child can read independently with accuracy, fluency and speed.

Supporting Reading - Information for Parents

Click on the images below to find out more about how we teach reading at SS Peter & Paul and how parents can help at home...

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Age Related Expectations

Please click below for further information on the EYFS 'Early Learning Goal' expectations and National Curriculum 'Age Related Expectations' for 2022-2023.

Class Termly Study Plan

Please click below for further information on what the children will be learning and studying over this term.

           Autumn                       Spring                       Summer

  • Reception                    Reception                 Reception

  • Year 1                            Year 1                         Year 1

  • Year 2                            Year 2                         Year 2

  • Year 3                            Year 3                         Year 3

  • Year 4                            Year 4                         Year 4

  • Year 5                            Year 5                         Year 5

  • Year 6                            Year 6                         Year 6

Reception Baseline Assessment

The Reception Baseline Assessment (RBA) is a short, interactive and practical assessment of your child's early literacy, communication, language and mathematical skills when they begin school, using materials that most children of your child's age will be familiar with. It is statutory for all schools.


The RBA will provide an opportunity for your child to have valuable one-to-one time with their teacher at an early stage, so that the teacher can get to know your child better. It will provide a helpful snapshot of your child so that they can be supported in the most appropriate way.

You do not need to do anything to prepare your child for the assessment. YOur child is unlikely to even know that they are doing an assessment when they are completing the tasks and activities. For more information the full booklet for parents is at the link below.

Reception Baseline Parent Information Booklet

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