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Hillary Primary School

We celebrate diverse completeness - We Thrive in our uniqueness

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Hillary Primary School

We celebrate diverse completeness - We Thrive in our uniqueness

Year 2

Welcome to Year Two



The staff that work in this year group are:

Mrs Williams - Assistant Head Teacher EYFS & KS1

Mrs Ball   (Class 2A Teacher)

Miss Manak and Miss Wood (Class 2B Teacher)

Miss Kay  (Class 2C Teacher)



Attendance & Punctuality

It is vital that your child attends school and that they are on time every day. The doors will be open for 10 minutes for children to arrive. Please try and book any appointments outside of the school day where possible.


Start Time: 8.50am (Doors open at 8.40am)

Finish Time:15.20pm


Water Bottles

Children may bring in a clean water bottle to drink from during the school day. Children are able to re-fill bottles at school. Please ensure they are clearly labelled with your child’s name.



KS1 – Milk & Fruit

Children will receive free milk until they turn 5 years old. If you wish for your child to have milk after this time, this must be booked and paid for on the Arbor app, a term in advance at a cost of £12 per term.  

Children will receive a piece of fruit for a snack each day.


Break time 11:00am - 11:15am



Every child in Year 2 is entitled to a free school dinner.  You must make a meal selection on Arbor the day before by 11.30pm. If you do not make a meal selection, then your child will be given a cheese sandwich and a piece of fruit.


If you wish, you may send in a healthy packed lunch for your child to eat if they do not want a hot dinner from school.


Lunch time 12:00pm - 12:45pm


Please note: We are a nut free school as we have many children with serious allergies. Please do not send anything into school that contains nuts, this includes chocolate spread.

Our Menu’s can be found under the parent tab- School Menus

Uniforms and PE kits

A reminder of Uniform and PE kit can be found on the ‘Parents’ section of the school website. PE kits must be worn to school on PE days only. If children arrive to school in sports attire that is not plain and logo free then you will be contacted to drop off the correct PE uniform for your child to change in to. Click link to take you to the Uniform page


PE Days


Class 2A – Monday & Friday

Class 2B- Monday & Wednesday

Class 2C – Wednesday & Friday



Please ensure you have the Arbor app downloaded to your phone – you will need this to pay for everything in school, including trips. If you require any assistance in using the app, please get in touch.



Children will be given a reading book and a reading diary. Please sign their diary each time you listen to your child read. Diaries will be checked weekly and their book will be changed when required.

You can also help your child by:

  •  Listening to them read as often as possible & discuss the books.

  •  Join a library.

  •  Practice learning times tables 2, 5, and 10.

 To access the homework you need to visit this website link below and put in pupils username and password.


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