Marvels Lane Primary School & Nursery
Headteacher: Edward Dove
Year Groups: Nursery & Reception to Y6
AUTUMN TERM 2023
Term Starts – Monday 4th September 2023
(children return to school Wednesday 6th)
Term Ends – Wednesday 20th December 2023
INSET DAYS – (school closed to children
Monday 4th September
Tuesday 5th September
Friday 24th November
AUTUMN HALF -TERM HOLIDAY
Start – Monday 23rd October 2023
End – Friday 27th October 2023
To open a PDF showing these dates please click on the following link: TERM DATES 2023-24
We raised £150.12 for Comic Relief as part of our Red Nose Day dress up event. Thank you to everyone that contributed.
We currently run a variety of after school clubs and activities including Dance, Football and Performing Arts (see ‘Key Information’).
We also have a Breakfast Club and Little Acorns after school club as part of our wraparound care which run every day of the week. Please look under ‘Key Information’ or contact the office for more details.
monday 13th - friday 17th november
friday 17th november
Dress-down day for Children In Need
tuesday 21st - thursday 23rd november
Parent/Carer Teacher Consultations
friday 24th november
INSET DAY – school closed to children
“Marvels Lane School is an extraordinary school, full of extraordinary people. I cannot tell you how proud I am to be its Headteacher.
Our aim is to create a positive environment in which all children are safe, happy and want to learn.
Everybody is welcome. We are inclusive and aspirational. Who knows what you can achieve with the right challenge and support?
Our staff team work with dedication and passion to provide a wide range of learning opportunities through high quality teaching and an irresistible curriculum.
We have high expectations for all our children’s achievement – academically, creatively, socially and personally – in other words, for each and every child at Marvels Lane to Be The Best That They Can Be in all they do.”
Virtual Tour of Nursery and Reception
Marvels Lane Primary School
Monday – Friday
Morning Gates Open : 8:45 – 9:00
Afternoon Gates Open: 15:10 – 15:30
School Office Hours: 8:00 – 17:00
Breakfast Club: 8:00 – 8:55
Little Acorns After School Club: 15:30 – 17:45
Phone & Email
020 8857 3904
What Parents are Saying
“I absolutely love this school, the kids are so brilliant, vibrant and positive and that is also reflected in the staff.”
“Marvels Lane Primary is a lovely school. Very caring and supportive staff. The children can start their school journey in an amazing nursery all the way up to year 6. Both my children have been happily attending this primary school and made many friends. I very much recommend Marvels Lane Primary.”
“We particularly like the way pupils from many different backgrounds get on so well together.”
Get In Touch
Location: Riddons Rd | London | SE12 9RA
Telephone: 020 8857 3904
School Hours: Monday – Friday : 8am – 4pm
Marvels Lane is committed to safeguarding and child protection.
We are vigilant in promoting the welfare of children and any offer of appointment will be subject to a satisfactory clearance from the DBS.
The Safeguarding Team is:
Mr. Edward Dove – Headteacher (Designated Safeguarding Lead)
Mrs. Jackie Cariello – Pupil Parent Support Worker (Deputy DSL)
Mrs. Jacqueline Mcnamara – Assistant Head, Inclusion Officer, SENCO (Deputy DSL)
Mrs Christine Turner – Safeguarding Governor