"Your commitment to preparing pupils thoroughly for their future lives is imprinted on every aspect of the school's work."

-OFSTED 2017

"Pupils understand that their opinions matter and that their voices are heard"

-OFSTED 2017

"Teachers challenge the most able pupils to deepen their thinking skillfully."

-OFSTED 2017

"Pupils who have special educational needs receive effective support."

-OFSTED 2017

Our School

Howard Primary School is a two form entry community school that prides itself on both excellent academic achievements and dedication to producing well rounded individuals within a caring, nurturing and safe environment.

Our school was built in 1897 and was opened in April 1898 and has been educating the children of Croydon for over 120 years.

Our Core Values

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Our Ethos

We are a UNICEF rights respecting school and are proud to have been awarded the Achievement for All quality mark. We strongly believe that every child, regardless of their background, has the right to the highest quality education and to feel safe and cared for in their school environment. Our five core values represent the ethos of Howard Primary School.

We expect all our pupils, parents, carers and staff to demonstrate CARE, COMMITMENT, COURTESY, CO-OPERATION and CONSIDERATION in everything they do.

 

WASH YOUR HANDS FOR 20 SECONDS WITH SOAP AND WARM WATER AS OFTEN AS POSSIBLE
STAY ALERT – CONTROL THE VIRUS – SAVE LIVES
KEEP AT LEAST 2 METRES AWAY FROM ANYONE IF YOU ARE OUT IN PUBLIC
DO NOT LEAVE HOME IF YOU OR ANYONE IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD HAS SYMPTOMS

Additional Educational Groups

 

Click on the image above to view the new challenges set by the Children's University

Remote Learning:

For pupils learning from home as part of the lockdown measures or those that need to self isolate, home learning is set on Google Classroom which can be accessed here. You will need to use the login details provided to you by the class teacher. Our remote learning information page can be found here where you will find guidance on using google classroom.

Google Classroom Webinar – Cocoon

Prospective parents for 2021-2022 academic year:

If you are thinking of choosing Howard for your child starting in September 2021 you might find some of the information here useful. You will find a video recording of the webinar we held for current Reception parents in July 2020 as well as our detailed guide to the foundation stage. There will be more information to follow so please check in from time to time for updates.