The School Day

  • Class doors open for pupil entry 8:40am

  • Class doors shut for start of the school day 8:50am

    • Infant lunchtime 11:55am – 1:10pm
    • Junior lunchtime 12:10pm – 1:10pm
  • End of the school day – 3:30pm

School Weekly Total Hours:  33.20

Drop off and Pick up Arrangements

Morning drop off between 8.40am and 8.50am

  • External site entrances from Carr Lane, Bellfield and Ashgate are open

  • The staff car park is available for drop off, for the breakfast club only, until 8.30am

  • All children should enter the school building between 8.40am and 8.50am

  • External pupil access doors are locked at 8.50am – access doors are marked on the accompanying site plan

  • Late arrivals must enter and sign in via the main school office

  • Parents/carers are not allowed to enter any part of the school building apart from the main office area

  • Parents should not engage teachers in discussions – parents can communicate via email, telephone or ClassDojo App. All urgent messages to be communicated to the office

  • To ensure site security, parents must drop off and leave the school site promptly. They must not congregate on site or by the school gates

Afternoon Collection at 3.30pm

  • External site entrances from Carr Lane, Bellfield and Ashgate are open from 3.20pmngregate on site or by the school gates

  • The staff carpark is closed

  • Pupils leave from their designated exits at 3.30pm

  • Infant children (EYFS, Years 1 and 2) are visually handed over to the designated adult. If we do not recognise the person responsible for collecting your child, we will check.  We do not want to offend anyone, but safety has to be our top priority

  • Children in EYFS, Year 1 and Year 2 must be picked up by an adult (ie. over 16 years of age)

  • Children in Years 3,4,5 and 6 are not visually handed over. They are dismissed from school.  They should come back to the school office if they have any problems with being picked up

  • To ensure site security, parents must drop off and leave the school site promptly. They must not congregate on site or by the school gates

Collection from after school clubs at 4.30pm

  • Only the pedestrian site entrance from Carr Lane is open

  • The staff car park is available for picking up from the Out Of School Club only after 4.40pm

  • Parents and carers must collect their child from the entrance/ exit associated with each club

  • Club managers are responsible for visually handing over children at the end of a club

  • Children in EYFS, Year 1 and Year 2 must be collected by and adult (ie. Over 16 years of age)

may, 2024

‘A Fantastic school and my child is very happy here!’

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‘Excellent. Improved beyond our expectations. Pushed to his potential in all areas especially reading.’

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‘A very warm and friendly school who have loved and nurtured my daughter.’

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‘I have been particularly impressed with the way in which Care Lane teach the non core curriculum subjects such as DT and music. The children get a really great deal at Carr Lane with a carefully crafted curriculum from Caring and expert staff. Thank you.’

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‘When he completed his year 4 spellings they tried him with year 5 then year 6 which he has all completed. I like the fact that they didn’t just let him coast.’

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‘She enjoys going to school and takes every task on with her own enthusiasm and enjoys all subject areas.’

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‘Teachers have been supportive and helpful and he has done fantastically with his learning in all aspects!’

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‘We have two children at the school and we never hear any complaints about the school from them and I can honestly say all the teachers have been superb.’

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‘A happy, content little boy — a product of your environment. Our continued thanks.’

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‘He skips into school everyday and due to learning being so much fun he always wants to learn and develop his skills…’

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‘He has been very enthusiastic about his school work and enjoyed every moment of his time.’

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‘All the foundation staff are amazing and he has loved every minute!’

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‘He has been happy every day and enjoys school.’

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‘The EYFS department are a brilliant group of teachers and we will miss them greatly.’

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‘He really has progressed so much since starting school and has become such a confident boy.’

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‘She is very capable and the teachers have always gently pushed her to excel and achieve her potential. Thank you.’

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‘Couldn’t have picked a better school!!’

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‘This is one of the reasons people move to Willerby’

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‘Willerby Carr Lane is a fantastic school, with nurturing and caring staff who strive to support the children in achieving their full potential. I would have no hesitation in recommending this as a school to any parent.’

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‘He has not only developed in his ability but in his confidence!’

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‘She is always so keen and happy to go to school.’

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‘Both of our girls who are five years apart in age attended WCLPS and received a first class education in a safe, caring and inspirational environment. Thank you all so much for this priceless start to their learning journey.’

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‘We have had 3 children go to Carr Lane School and their years there have been extremely happy, our eldest moved from another school to Carr Lane in Year 1 when we moved house and it was the best decision we ever made. He became a happier boy overnight and started to enjoy school. I would have no hesitation in recommending this school to another parent.’

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‘She has loved the musical opportunities in the form of singing.’

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‘He has developed in every area and the progress that he has made has been outstanding!’

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‘All of the staff at Willerby Carr Lane work together to create a happy and welcoming environment for children to learn, develop and grow into confident, well rounded children.’

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‘He loves school and I feel that he has been pushed which is good.’

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‘I would definitely recommend Carr Lane Primary school to any parent. As a mum I have loved the welcoming, friendly, family style attitude that has let us join in with trips, teaching, helping, mums races,PFA etc. I will truly miss being part of the Carr Lane family team and want to thank everyone over the years for contributing so much to my boys educational journey. Well done to you all and thank you again.’

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‘What an amazing start for him at Carr Lane I can’t thank you enough.’

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‘So pleased with my child’s progress at Carr Lane. Can’t believe how far he has come in 2 years! The staff are incredibly caring and lessons are well thought out.’

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‘My son has left Carr Lane a confident, happy pupil with a large circle of friends thanks to all of the wonderful opportunities and experiences that the fabulous team at Carr Lane have provided over the years. It’s a wonderful school with a great community feel and I am proud to be a Carr Lane parent.’

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‘The patience & understanding of the staff has been amazing!’

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reat education, help when needed, high standards, feeling secure, great environment to learn and a great team of staff and Head Teacher.’

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‘The teaching staff really understood my child and how to get the best out of him.’

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‘The teacher has understood his educational needs and given him the environment and support to let him improve. Thank you so much.’

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‘In my eyes, this is an outstanding school and is highly recommended!’

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‘She has enjoyed another year at school and continued to develop academically as well as skipping off into the room happily every morning which is massively important to a parent!’

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‘I love the experiences that he gets by being a Carr Lane Pupil and thoroughly recommend the school.’

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