Welcome to Swing Gate School

 "The starting grid for lifelong learning."

At Swing Gate School we believe learning is about exploring and 'having a go'. We are committed to creating independent learners,encouraging everyone to fulfill their potential and develop their skills for lifelong learning. We do this within a secure environment which inspires, challenges, supports and celebrates achievements.

   "This school is a good school where pupils enjoy their learning and make good progress." Ofsted 2009

    "This is a good school where every pupil is treated as an individual within an extremely supportive climate for learning." Ofsted 2012

School Prospectus

Ofsted Report 2012

Survey Results 2014


Dates for October

Click here for Term Dates for 2013/2014

Friday 3rd
Squirrels class assembly
Friday 3rd
FOSG Tea and Cakes
Tuesday 7th
Y2 Castle Day
Thursday 9th
Reading workshop
Friday 10th
Badgers class assembly
Friday 10th
FOSG AGM 2.15 - 3.00pm
Sunday 12th
FOSG family portrait day
Friday 17th
Rabbits class assembly
Monday 20th
Poetry Week (to Friday 24th)
Tuesday 21st
Parents evening 3.35 - 6.00pm
Thursday 23rd
Parents evening 6.00 - 8.30pm
Friday 24th
Poetry Competition
Friday  24th 
FOSG School Disco
Monday 27th
Half term (to Friday 31st)

Open Mornings 2014/2015 

Looking for a school place for your child for September 2015? Come to one of our Open Mornings on the following dates:

Monday 24th November
Thursday  4th December
Tuesday 16th December
Thursday  8th January
Tuesday 13th January

All open mornings start at 9:00 am. Please phone to book a place on 01442 863913 or email: admin@swinggate.herts.sch.uk

Parents' comments

"Swing Gate School has a lovely atmosphere. The children all seem very happy and the staff are very helpful. My daughter loves the school and could not have had a better experience elsewhere."

"The school site and intimacy has benefitted our child's sense of security and belonging. It is a very happy school."

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Children's comments

"Swing gate is really good because everybody is kind and happy and the teachers are the best in the world."

"I really like to learn because the teachers tell you how to do a lot of things and mostly you get the hang of it and when you don't they really help you."

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