Welcome to Our School
The Dartford Bridge School opened 9th September 2009 (09.09.09!). On that day we began with thirty-nine children, three teachers, three teaching assistants, a nursery nurse and admin staff. Four years later and we now have 229 children across all year groups, a nursery of 52 children and many more teachers and teaching assistants. And we continue to grow.
‘Asking, Aspiring, Achieving’.
Our school motto describes our commitment to an active, inspiring and engaging learning environment on which all learning is planned and delivered. Children are encouraged to become independent learners, problem solvers, good communicators and a team player. Encouraging children to ask questions and being given the tools to find out supports the active learning we promote. In our most recent OFSTED inspection (March 2014) we were given judgements of good in all areas of inspection with safety of children being outstanding. We are located on The Bridge Learning and Community Campus, sharing our site with other Kent Agencies. We see ourselves as part of the local community and we strive to make local and international links to support both learning and citizenship at our school.
I am very lucky to be headteacher at DBCPS. It is the best job in the world!
Samantha Crinnion B(ed)Hons, NPQH
We’ve Got Talent
The auditions were done and the scene was set for the DBCPS talent show ‘We’ve Got Talent’! And wow, we certainly do have a lot of talented pupils at our school! As the judges found their seats, and the lights dimmed, everyone was waiting with bated breath for the show to begin. Of course, we were in great hands with our three fantastic hosts
The Eagles Have Landed..
The Eagles certainly landed this week, in Revision Club! In spite of the gorgeous weather and the fact that it was officially the holidays, our dedicated Year 6s came in to school to continue their preparation for the forthcoming SATs. Armed with drinks and snacks to keep them alert, the children completed previous SATs questions and papers including reading comprehensions, maths and SPAG. This
It’s Nearly Easter…
Everyone has been having lots of fun in Nursery. We have been able to do lots of different Easter activities inside and outside our classroom. We made chocolate Easter nests last week and this week we are making delicious Easter cookies. Yum Yum! Some of our mummies and daddies were able to come and play with us too! It was really great fun showing