Wendell Park Primary School

Cobbold Road, London W12 9LB

020 8743 1372

In 2015 Wendell Park achieved the 4th highest position in LBHF for progress from KS1 to KS2 SATS, exceeding national levels for Reading, Writing and Maths.

Year 5

Amber Class

Teacher: Ms Ayan Yusuf


Pearl Class

Teacher:  Mr Nick Morgan


Year 5 Teaching Assistant: Ms Carol Eavis

Upper KS2 Learning Support Teacher: Mr Jonathan Spencer





Welcome back! We hope you have had a restful and enjoyable half term
Although it may be hard to believe, we now find ourselves in the final half term of Year 5! This half term your child will be covering a range of interesting and exciting topics. Please
read our curriculum newsletter which is full of information about the term ahead.
As ever, thank you for your continued support and please contact us if you have any questions.


Latest School, Term Dates, Friends PTA, Year 5 Events

Arts Week26Jun2017

Group of Year 5 and 6 children to City Pitch at City Hall28Jun2017

Year 3 Jet Class Assembly29Jun2017

9:00 am - 9:30 am

*Big Lunch 201730Jun2017

11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Join Wendell Park Primary School for our annual Big Lunch 2017. The theme for 2017 is 'The Great Get Together' in memory of Jo Cox (MP) in celebration of her belief that we have more in common. Children and adults can dress with an African theme as part of our celebration of Arts Week - the theme of Tanzania.

After school clubs finish03Jul2017

3:30 pm - 07 jul, 4:30 pm

Kite Studios Art Nurture Group exhibition of work04Jul2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Year 2 Opal Class Assembly06Jul2017

9:00 am - 9:30 am

*Sports Day (various times)06Jul2017

*Art Gallery Opening06Jul2017

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Enabling Enterprise Week10Jul2017

Pupils' reports to parents10Jul2017

Year 5 trip to Go Ape in Battersea11Jul2017

Choir Assembly13Jul2017

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Coffee afternoon for all parents of children with special educational needs13Jul2017

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

*Friends Summer Fair14Jul2017

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Years 2 to 5 attending the World Para Athletics Championship17Jul2017

*Yr5 Certificate Assembly KS219Jul2017

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Children meet their new class teachers19Jul2017

10:30 am - 11:30 am

* The Wendell Park Proms19Jul2017

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

*Open Parents evening19Jul2017

3:45 pm - 6:30 pm

Summer Term ends21Jul2017

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Summer break22Jul2017

Calendars page(s): School >> Term Dates >> Friends PTA >> Year 5 >>

Year 5 curriculum newsletter

Click to download the newsletter for this half term:



Other information

PE - Amber class PE sessions will be on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Pearl class PE sessions will be on Wednesdays. 

Homework - will be given on Fridays.  This will consist of a range of written, practical and investigational activities alongside the learning of spellings and times table facts.  Homework must be returned by Wednesday. Children are also expected to read, either with you or alone, for 15-20 minutes every evening.

Spellings - Children will also be given weekly spellings to learn and will be tested every Friday.

Water - It is vital that your child brings a water bottle to school that they can drink during lessons.  This is one way to ensure that their brains are working to their full potential.

Behaviour - It is expected that every child in Year 5 complies with the Behaviour Policy. All behaviour will be monitored and every class will adhere to the ‘traffic light’ system, ensuring that children are always aware of their behaviour throughout the school day.

Weekly Timetable

Mondays - Reading books

Tuesdays - 

Wednesdays - PE kit (Amber & Pearl), Homework due in

Thursdays -  Reading books

Fridays - PE kit (Amber), Spelling test, Homework sent out

Homework & Spellings

Please click here for this week's homework due on Wednesday 29th June 2017:

Download this term's spellings -


This term your child will be learning all about why we have different weather. We will look at measuring wind as well as identifying the tools used to measure temperature and precipitation.