NEWS FLASH

Snow update: Parkside Middle School remains open for
vulnerable pupils and the children of key workers today Monday 25th January. 
All other pupils will access our Remote Education page.

To book your Parents' Evening virtual appointment please visit our Parents Booking page.
Bookings will be available from Friday 8th January at 6pm.

Information regarding New Pupils for September 2021 can be found here.

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Reading Matters at Parkside

At Parkside, we believe that reading is a vital skill which is central to pupils accessing the full curriculum. As a result, all teachers are teachers of reading. We ensure that our pupils are taught to read with fluency, accuracy and understanding through a variety of discrete and cross-curricular learning opportunities. Above all, we want children in our school to become confident, enthusiastic, independent and reflective readers.

We achieve our aim through a mixture of whole-school use of Accelerated Reader, whole-school rewards and motivation, exemplary English teaching, a dedicated Reading lesson every week for all pupils, and the use of a variety of reading interventions to ensure that accelerated progress is made by those pupils who require additional support.
 
 
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