Bishops Cannings CofE (Aided) Primary School

Tel: 01380 860633 Email:
*******The school is now closed for the summer holiday - school returns on Thursday 1st September 2016********The theme for collective worhsip in Term 1 will be truthfulness********When we return the composer of the month will be Stevie Wonder********


Welcome to Bishops Cannings Church of England (Aided) Primary School. Our school is fiercely proud of its Christian heritage upon which we build high academic standards.

We take pride in the Church status of our school.  You will know from newsletters that we consider the Christian values that underpin our school in Collective Worship.  Please click here for a resource you may like to share with your child that covers this term's work on the value of 'Respect'. 

If you would like to visit our school and see our children engaged in their learning then please make an appointment by telephoning the school office on 01380 860633 or emailing us at or use the contact the school form here.

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Our colleague, Catherine Wallace who leads Religious Education in our school, has been recognised nationally for developing a prayer space in school where children could reflect and think deeply about their world and their feelings about it.  Read about it here.

Achievement For All - Bishops Cannings School has been awarded a national accolade for quality for all the hard work in improving the well-being, resilience and self-esteem of pupils.The Quality Mark Award recognises the important work being done within the school to improve progress in reading, writing and maths for all pupils. More information can be found at


Powerpoint for New School Year

NEW:  On Thursday 7th July parents had the opportunity to meet their child's class teacher for the new school year and listen to a short presentation.  The presentation provides useful information on items such as the start of the school day, the correct PE kit and other useful hints and tips on how to make the school day run smoothly.  The accompanying Powerpoint can be downloaded here

*******Our House Point competition has ended for this school year and will resume in September - our teams are ********Cherill********Roundway********Westbury********Alton Barnes********