Welcome to Dovecotes Primary School.

We hope that you find this website useful and that it helps you to gain an insight into life at our wonderful school as well as providing access to key information. 

  • View our Christmas 2021 letter

  • Join us for some free festive fun on Monday 20th December❄🎄 Where: West Park, we meet at the café! What: There will be a festive nature bingo walk followed by a Warstones Primary choir sing song and festive tunes. When: Nature bingo starts at 10:30am, the choir will start at 11:15am, all will finish by 12pm!

  • We’d love to see as many faces there as possible to start the Christmas cheer, Beat the Street style 🦔🎄

  • Looking to connect with other local mothers and families? Want to keep up to speed with all the best upcoming family friendly events in the West Midlands? 'Moms in the West Midlands' have created an online platform for mothers and families in the West Midlands area. They share hundreds of events in the area, review local days out, new openings, discuss all things parenting and run local meet ups. For more information please visit their website or instagram page.

  • Children and young people with a current/protected benefits-related Free School Meals (FSM) claim are being offered free access to food, funded through the City of Wolverhampton Council. For more information please view our Food Parcel letterFor those not on Free School Meals (FSM) but need extra support please see what local food banks are near you.

  • As part of our ongoing awareness of Mental Health, we are supporting World Mental Health Day on Friday 8th October, 2021. The theme this year is #HelloYellow. If you wish to support, please send your child/children to school in their own clothes wearing something yellow along with a donation of 50p which the school will forward to the charity Young Minds. For more information please view the Hello Yellow Day Letter.

  • We are collecting the Morrisons 'Good to Grow' vouchers. All you need to do is select Dovecotes in the Morrisons app and we will receive free gardening equipment to get our pupils growing. Please share with friends and family!

  • Coats for Kids - Do you have a child or know someone that does, who may be in need of a coat during the winter months? Please be aware of a free service that can offer families in need, a child's/children's coat(s), which have been kindly donated. For more information please view the Coats for Kids Project

  • Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission are carrying out a week-long inspection starting on Monday (20 September) to assess the impact and effectiveness of services for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) in Wolverhampton.  Have your say by clicking here.

  • Terrific for Twos - For information about our service for 2 year olds, including eligibility and services, please download Terrific for Two Information

  • Read Write Inc. Phonics - For support or advice on how to support your child with early reading please visit the Ruth Miskin You Tube Channel.

  • Dovecotes Reading Support - Do you have concerns or questions regarding your child's reading? If so, please contact the school office and leave a message; Ms Turner will be happy to return your call and offer support. 

School Council

Have you ever wondered what life is like at Dovecotes?

Our school council have created a podcast to let you know about some of the exciting events and days that have taken place during Autumn 2019 (during 'normal' school life!).

We hope you enjoy listening and we look forward to welcoming you back in September. 

Attendance Winners

Well done to all of the children of 'Lockdown 2020' - we are so proud of all of you to have got through this difficult time. For those who have been in school during this time, it has been a pleasure to travel this journey together and for those of you working at home, well done for accomplishing new experiences! 

We look forward to welcoming you all back in September.

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