Key Information

 

School Fees 2018/2019

Age Group

Monthly

Termly

Yearly

Nursery £367.50 £1470 £4410
Reception £372.75 £1491 £4473
1-2 £420 £1680 £5040
3-5 £472.50 £1890 £5670
6 £504 £2016 £6048

School Hours

The schools hours are 8.30 am to 3 pm.

School Uniform

 

To purchase School Uniform please go here:

https://clubshops.sional.co.uk/bangor-independent-school-22-c.asp

Please see below the uniform for Bangor Independent School:

 

Boys

 

  • Navy blazer with school badge
  • Navy v-neck jumper with school badge
  • Navy trousers
  • White shirt
  • School tie
  • Navy socks
  • Black shoes

Girls

 

  • Navy blazer with school badge
  • Navy cardigan with school badge
  • Navy pinafore or navy skirt
  • White shirt
  • School tie
  • Navy socks
  • Black shoes
  • Summer dress

P.E.

Boys/Girls

 

  • White polo shirt with school badge
  • Navy shorts
  • Dark coloured track suits
  • Navy socks
  • Trainers
  • Plain dark coloured swimming kit for juniors (year 3 upwards)

Lunch

Children are required to bring a packed lunch everyday.

Provisions

 

Bangor Independent School is family orientated. We will provide a flexible working partnership with parents. We want to ensure that the needs of all children are met and aim to offer the following:

 

  • Small class sizes
  • Strong teaching team
  • Streaming of Maths and English to ensure the appropriate levels of each child are met.
  • School Council, run by the pupils, providing a platform for the children to share their ideas and views.
  • Swimming lessons for years 3-6 (there will be an additional cost of £25 per term).
  • English speaking and presentation skills.
  • A close working relationship with parents.
  • PTA – you decide to what level you would like to be involved.
  • The school has a Facebook and Twitter account which are regularly updated.
  • Weekly visit to the University Sports Hall for Infant and Junior PE lessons.

Policies

 

Please find below Bangor Independent School Policies:

BIS Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy

BIS Anti-Bullying Policy

BIS Pupil Behaviour Policy

BIS Complaints Policy

BIS Equality and Diversity Policy

BIS Attendance Policy

All other policies are available to current parents on request from the School Manager.

Parents Handbook

 

Please find below Bangor Independent School’s Parents Handbook:

Parents Handbook

Meet The Teachers

 

The teachers of Bangor Independent School have a wealth of experience in both education and the commercial world. We believe our life experiences along with our extensive training enables us to provide an education that encourages our pupils to grow and develop, reaching their full potential.

Teacher

Description

Headteacher:

Estate Management BA Hons

PGCE – Bangor

Paul Gash

Paul graduated from the South Bank London with a degree in Estate Management. He practised as a Chartered Surveyor for numerous years. After a sabbatical in Seattle, USA, Paul decided to re-train as a teacher, completing his PGCE in Bangor. Paul has been Head of the Junior Infants department in a private school and teaches KS2.

Deputy Head:

B.Ed Hons – Manchester

Liz Perrins

Following her graduation from Manchester, Liz worked for Manchester and Leeds Education Authorities. Liz has over 30 years teaching experience including 10 years working in Wales. Liz has travelled abroad extensively, teaching English whilst raising her family.

School Manager:

Management Sciences BSc Hons

PGCE – Bangor

Amy Carter

Amy Carter is on secondment from January 2019 to July 2019

After working in industry, Amy completed her teacher training in 2001 and was appointed Head of ICT at a local secondary school. Amy was also promoted to Head of Careers and Work Experience and has extensive experience across all key stages teaching through the medium of English and Welsh.

Head of KS2:

History BA Hons

PGCE – Bangor

Gillian Ellis

After graduating from Bangor University, Gillian spent 15 years in London working in the financial markets, 10 years with a leading American Bank. Feeling passionate about education, Gillian took the decision to make a career change becoming a teacher in 2014.

Foundation Phase Teacher:

BA in Primary Education leading to QTS
3 year degree Bangor University

Nora Kirk

Has teaching experience from nursery up to year 6 following the Welsh National Curriculum in schools in Gwynedd and Anglesey.

 

Classroom Assistant

Rana Al- Hasso

In Bangor Independent School Rana supports our pupils  who have English as an additional language in the Foundation Phase.  Rana has a BSc in Law and has lived and worked with children in Canada before moving to North Wales.

Classroom Assistant

Salma Alherran

Dr Salma is a qualified Medical Laboratory Scientific officer. She also has a Master and PhD in Biomedical Sciences. In Bangor Independent School Salma supports our pupils who have English as an additional language.

Calendar

<< Aug 2019 >>
MTWTFSS
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1

Term Dates

 

Please see our term dates for 2018/2019:

Please note – There will be 3 additional staff inset days to be confirmed.

2018/2019

First day

Last day

Autumn Term dates
Thursday 6th September 2018
Friday 26th October 2018
Autumn Half Term
Saturday 27th October 2018
Sunday 4th November 2018
Autumn Term dates
Monday 5th November 2018
Friday 14th December 2018
School closed
Friday 16th November & Monday 19th November
Christmas holidays
Saturday 15th December 2018
Wednesday 9th January 2019
Spring Term Dates
Thursday 10th January 2019
Friday 22nd February 2019
Spring Half Term
Saturday 23rd February 2019
Sunday 3rd March 2019
Spring Term Dates
Monday 4th March 2019
Friday 12th April 2019
Easter Holidays
Saturday 13th April 2019
Wednesday 1st May 2019
Summer Term Dates
Thursday 2nd May 2019
Friday 24th May 2019
Summer Half Term
Saturday 25th May 2019
Sunday 2nd June 2019
Summer Term Dates
Monday 3rd June 2019
Friday 5th July 2019
Summer Holidays
Saturday 6th July 2019

Please note that the following dates below are not finalised and could change.

2019/2020

First day

Last day

Autumn Term dates
Thursday 5th September 2019
Friday 25th October 2019
Autumn Half Term
Saturday 26th October 2019
Sunday 3th November 2019
Autumn Term dates
Monday 4th November 2019
Thursday 12th December 2018
School closed

Friday 15th November &

Monday 18th November

Christmas holidays
Friday 13th December 2019
Wednesday 8th January 2020
Spring Term Dates
Thursday 9th January 2020
Friday 14th February 2020
Spring Half Term
Saturday 15th February 2020
Monday 24th February 2020
Spring Term Dates
Tuesday 25th February 2020
Thursday 2nd April 2020
Easter Holidays
Friday 3rd April 2020
Monday 20th April 2020
Summer Term Dates
Tuesday 21st April 2020
Friday 22nd May 2020
Summer Half Term
Saturday 23rd May 2020
Monday 1st June 2020
Summer Term Dates
Tuesday 2nd June 2020
Friday 3rd July 2020
Summer Holidays
Saturday 4th July 2020