About Us

About the School

We are a large, friendly school offering a wide range of opportunities for our pupils and we are proud of the academic and social standards that they achieve. We believe that pupils should enjoy their learning, and we aim to create an atmosphere of mutual respect and trust within which pupils can flourish and achieve …

Ethos & Values

The school motto is: “High expectations equal high outcomes” The vision is to: Support all children in their development and achievement where individuality and identity are respected and encouraged Encourage confidence and independence by raising self esteem and self respect Create a School community where parents and carers are actively involved in their child’s development …

What People Say

What the children say about Ashtree School: Key Stage 1 “We have lots of lovely teachers.” “We have new friends we made.” “I like the climbing frame.” “We have lots of lovely books about things.” Key Stage 2 “Ashtree is so great; I have so many great friends and teachers. I like the ones who …

Admissions

In Year Admissions All in year applications must go through Hertfordshire County Council’s Admission Team but you are welcome to make an appointment to view the school prior to your application. Late Applications Any online or paper application received after the statutory deadline dates will be treated as a late application. Late applications are not …

School Hours

Nursery Reception Morning Nursery Nursery starts at 8.55 am Nursery ends at 11.55 am Afternoon Nursery Nursery starts at 12.10 pm Nursery ends at 3.10 pm Lunch Bunch Lunch Bunch AM Nursery 11.25 –11.55 am Lunch Bunch PM Nursery 12.10 -12.40 pm Doors open 8.50 am Child initiated play provides opportunity to be outside End …

Activities

We run a wide range of clubs, both at lunch time and after school. See our Clubs page for more details. Out of School Trips Each year, day visits are arranged for classes to link with the children’s classroom studies, for example to Hatfield House, Celtic Harmony Camp, the Cuffley Outdoor Centre, Linton Zoo, Duxford, …

Location Map

Access by Car and Road Safety For safety reasons cars should not enter the drive before, during and at the end of the school day, even in rainy weather and at lunch times unless you hold a permit issued by the School Office. Please park in Chertsey Rise and walk your child up the school …