John Gulson is an inclusive and forward thinking school committed to achieving high standards of learning and to developing good relationships between pupils, parents and staff.

Organisation The children are organised into 4 Phases. These are grouped into classes, each of which has a class teacher and about thirty children. Where possible the children are taught in their year groups. Phase 1/Foundation Stage : Nursery and Reception Phase 2 : Years 1 and 2 Phase 3 : Years 3 and 4…

Term dates are set by Coventry City Council, future years are available via the council website: Coventry Term Dates Teacher days are set by the school at a later stage, these have yet to be confirmed and will be added during the term. This will be communicated via the website and newsletter Term dates 2019-2020 (all…

Mathematics is taught by engaging each child in the ‘awe and wonder’ of maths around us in our world, relating much to every day problems.

John Gulson follows the Read Write Inc Phonics programme written by Ruth Miskin.  We are dedicated to ensuring that each and every one of our children learn to read and write with accuracy and confidence.  We believe that the Read Write Inc programme will allow us to do this, as well as allowing us to…

Parents of children joining the nursery and reception classes will receive information about the school through home visits, letters and invitations to school based meetings and visits

At John Gulson Primary School our broad and balanced curriculum incorporates the statutory requirements of the National Curriculum 2014 using the Cornerstones approach to a creative thematic curriculum. As a school we draw upon the rich diversity of our community and develop positive attitudes to pupils and others. We intend to build resilience and through…

John Gulson is a school of ‘Golden Writers’. Our children enjoy writing and strive for the best at all times. Children have lots of opportunities to develop their writing skills at John Gulson: from the very beginnings of mark making in Early Years, to the producing of exciting stories in Year 6! Children have a…

Curriculum Letters

Here you will find details of the work to be included this term to help you better support your child’s learning. The letters are organised by year group and are updated each term.

Newsletters

Click here to view the past copies of the school newsletters. A newsletter is sent out every two weeks with important news and dates for your diary.

Special Educational Needs & Disability

This page is intended to answer any questions you may have regarding Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, and how we support children at John Gulson Primary School.

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