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Would you like to join an existing school group?

Here is a list of Reading school groups and contact information...

Alfred Sutton Primary SG Caversham Park Primary SG Christ the King Catholic Primary School SG Churchend Primary Academy SG Emmer Green Primary SG
Geoffrey Field Junior SG Meadow Park Academy SG Micklands Primary SG Redlands Primary School SG St Anne's Primary SG
St John's CE (Aided School) Primary SG St Michaels Primary School SG The Avenue School SG The Hill Primary School The Palmer Academy SG
The Ridgeway School SG Whitley Park Primary & Nursery School SG      

 


Alfred Sutton Primary School

Address: Alfred Sutton Primary School, 148 Wokingham Road, Reading, RG6 1JR
Tel: 0118 937 5411
Website:                  www.alfredsutton.reading.sch.uk
School Group Contact Name(s): Bethan Miskell    bethanmiskell1@gmail.com
Sarah Tyler    Lilstar160982@gmail.com
Pat Dyer    pj.dyer@hotmail.co.uk
Connie Sinclair (SENCo)
School Group Tel: 0118 937 5411
School Group Email: senco@alfredsutton.reading.sch.uk
Other Information: We meet every half term to discuss relevant SEND issues. We also organise guest speakers.

Caversham Park Primary

Address:

Caversham Park Primary, Queensway, Caversham Park Village, Reading, RG4 6RP

Tel: 0118 937 5433
Website:                  www.cavershamparkprimaryschool.co.uk
School Group Contact Name: Mrs Kathryn Potter 
School Group Tel: 0118 937 5433
School Group Email: senco@cavershampark.reading.sch.uk
Other Information:

We have termly SEND coffee mornings at school. We welcome outside speakers. Previously we have had information sessions run by massage therapists and ASD advisory teachers. We have run joint sessions with a neighbouring school on sensory issues. We would welcome new members.


Christ the King Catholic Primary School

Address:

Christ the King Catholic Primary School, Lulworth Road, Reading, RG2 8LX

Tel: 0118 901 5434
Website:                  www.christthekingreading.co.uk
School Group Contact Name: Jenny Clarke (Family Support Worker)
School Group Tel: 0770 346 9057
School Group Email: familyworker@christtheking.reading.sch.uk
Other Information:  

Churchend Primary Academy

Address:

Churchend Primary Academy, Usk Road, Reading, RG30 4HP

Tel: 0118 937 5450
Website:                  www.churchendacademy.com
School Group Contact Name: Helen Clark
School Group Tel: 0118 937 5450
School Group Email: senco@churchendacademy.com
Other Information:

A friendly group of parents, carers and guardians who meet regularly to support each other and share information. We welcome visiting speakers.

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Emmer Green Primary School

Address:

Emmer Green Primary School, Grove Road, Emmer Green, Reading, RG4 8LN

Tel: 0118 901 5464
Website:                  www.emmergreenprimary.com
School Group Contact Name: EGPS parent support group
School Group Tel:
School Group Email: egpsparentsupportgroup@hotmail.com
Other Information:

We are a group who all have children at school who have additional needs. There are 25+ in the group but not everyone gets involved. There are 15 parents who regularly meet. We arrange termly coffee mornings and school provides funds for trips, usually Camp Mohawk or Krazy Playdays.


Geoffrey Field Junior School

Address:

Geoffrey Field Junior School, Exbourne Road, Reading, RG2 8RH

Tel: 0118 901 5475
Website:                  www.geoffreyfieldjuniorschool.com
School Group Contact Name: Lara Fincken
School Group Tel: 0118 901 5475
School Group Email: lfincken@geoffreyfield-jun.reading.sch.uk
Other Information:

We meet either Thursday or Friday mornings 9.00-10.00, there are approximately 6-8 parents each week. We would hope to open this out to other parents in the school.


Meadow Park Academy

Address:

Meadow Park Academy, Norcot Road, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 6BS

Tel: 0118 937 5562
Website:                  www.meadowparkacademy.org
School Group Contact Name(s): Alexis King
Rachel Kershaw
(Pastoral & Emotional Support Worker)
School Group Tel: 01189375562
School Group Email: lipseyking@icloud.com
rkershaw@meadowparkacademy.org
Other Information:

Regular coffee morning Fridays in school, open to all parents. We are looking to invite in speakers and grow the group.


Micklands Primary School

Address:

Micklands Primary School, Micklands Road, Caversham, Reading, RG31 6LU

Tel: 0118 375500
Website:                  www.micklands.reading.sch.uk
School Group Contact Name(s): Steffanie Bell (Parent)
Karen Talbot (SENCo)
School Group Tel: 0780 465 9938 / 0118 975 3024
0118 375500
School Group Email: steffaniebell@btinternet.com
k.talbot@micklandsreading.sch.uk
Other Information:

We are a mixed group of parents of children of various ages and differing needs. Approx 8-10 members currently involved, looking for more to come and join us. We enjoy tea, coffee and biscuits!

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Redlands Primary School

Address:

Redlands Primary School, Lydford Road, Reading, RG1 5QH

Tel: 0118 937 5527
Website:                  www.redlandsschool.co.uk
School Group Contact Name(s): Sarah Bamford (Parent/SEN Governor)
Mary Singleton-White (Parent)
School Group Tel: 07939857083 (Sarah)
0798 162 1059 (Mary)
School Group Email:
Other Information:

A supportive group for Redlands families and carers, offering support, advice, information, speakers and refreshments, helping you to help your child to thrive.


St Anne’s Primary School

Address:

St Anne’s Primary School, Washington Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 5AA

Tel: 0118 937 5537
Website:                  www.st-annes.reading.sch.uk
School Group Contact Name(s): Sylvia Murtagh  
Rachel Roberts   

School Group Tel: 0798 952 0927 (Sylvia)
0792 004 5874
(Rachel)
School Group Email: sylvia_murtagh@hotmail.com
mrandmrsroberts@hotmail.co.uk
Other Information:

We are a newly set up group, we would love you to join us. Look out for further information or please contact Sylvia or Rachel.


St. Johns CE (Aided School) Primary School

Address:

St. Johns CE (Aided School) Primary School, 121-147 Orts Road, Reading, RG1 3JN

Tel: 0118 937 5411
Website:                  www.stjohns.reading.sch.uk
School Group Contact Name: Lisa Methven (SEN Governor)
School Group Tel:
School Group Email: lisa.methven6@gmail.com
Other Information:

We are a parents group at St. John’s CE Primary School that get together to discuss the needs of our children, share ideas and invite speakers from outside and within the school. All St. John’s parents are welcome to join us, whether their child has special educational needs or not.


St Michael’s Primary School

Address:

St Michael’s Primary School, Dee Road, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4AS

Tel: 0118 901 5550
Website:                  www.stmichaels.reading.sch.co.uk
School Group Contact Name(s): Nicola Benson
School Group Tel: 0118 901 5550
School Group Email: admin@stmichaels.reading.sch.uk (marked FAO Nicola Benson)
Other Information:

We meet every month in the school staff room. Dates for this are sent by text to SEN parents. We invite guest speakers on topics that parents are interested in.

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The Avenue School

Address:

The Avenue School, Conwy Road, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4BZ

Tel: 0118 937 5554
Website:                  www.avenue.reading.sch.uk
School Group Contact Name(s): Jennie Kettle   
Anna Stephenson
School Group Tel: 0118 937 5554
School Group Email: jenniekettell@gmail.com
stephensona@avenue.reading.sch.uk
Other Information:

We are a new parent support group meeting termly to learn together on subjects pertinent to our special needs children.


The Hill Primary School

Address:

The Hill Primary School, Peppard Road, Emmer Green, Reading, RG4 8TU

Tel: 0118 937 5560
Website:                  www.thelifecloud.net/schools/TheHillPrimarySchool

School Group Contact Name:

Julia Allott
School Group Tel: 0118 937 5560
School Group Email: senco@hill.reading.sch.uk
Other Information:

We are an informal group of friendly and supportive parents. We meet six times a year for a hot drink and a chat and often invite professional speakers to talk to us about relevant topics.


The Palmer Academy

Address:

The Palmer Academy, 70 Northumberland Avenue, Reading, RG2 7PP

Tel: 0118 937 5481
Website:                  www.thepalmeracademy.com
School Group Contact Name: Jacqui Chick
School Group Tel: 0118 937 5481
School Group Email: jchick@thepalmeracademy.com
Other Information:

A mixed group of parents who will meet regularly to discuss and share concerns about their children.


The Ridgeway School

Address:

The Ridgeway School, Willow Gardens, Reading, RG4 7EL

Tel: 0118 937 5530
Website:                  www.theridgewayprimary.net
School Group Contact Name: Leigh Rumble (Family Worker)
School Group Tel:

0118 937 5530

School Group Email: familyworker@theridgeway.reading.sch.uk
Other Information:

We will meet every month and would like to invite speakers to our coffee mornings.


Whitley Park Primary & Nursery School

Address:

Whitley Park Primary & Nursery School, Brixham Road, Reading, RG2 7RB

Tel: 0118 937 5566
Website:                  www.whitleyparkprimaryschool.co.uk
School Group Contact Name: Katherine Cooke
School Group Tel: 0118 937 5566
School Group Email: KCooke@whitleypark.reading.co.uk
Other Information:

After an excellent start, with the help of Jacqueline, the group have decided to meet every Term time Fridays at Whitley Cafe and once a month first Wednesday at the school. We would like speakers on a variety of issues.

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