Parents Information

Free School Meals & School Milk

Free School Meals If your child attends a Nottinghamshire County Council maintained school and you also receive one of the following support payments you will be entitled to free school meals. Your child will also be entitled to free school milk. Income support Income-based jobseekers allowance... more

School Day

School Day Start of the school day:  8.45am Break time: 10.15am-10.25am Lunch times: F2: 11.45am-12.45am Years 1 and 2: 11.30am-12.15am Years 3 and 4: 12.00noon-12.45pm Years 5 and 6 : 12.30pm -1.15pm End of the school day: 3.15pm... more


Uniform When children are in school they are part of a community and by wearing a simple school uniform we hope to promote a feeling of equality, partnership and belonging. All children are therefore required to wear school uniform, which should be clearly marked with their name. Children at The... more

P.E. and School Sports Funding

School Sports Funding 2018-19 Our Sports Funding report is available here: PE and Sport premium funding 2018 Spring term report 2019 here:  March Report  Bramble Healthy Booklet Inhaler Guidance PDF Guidance for Parents PDF Initial Assessment Day PDF Letter to Parents... more

Parents Evening

Parents Evening We held our first parents evening of the academic year in February. It was great to see so many parents attending to discuss the progress their children are making. We had record attendance figures, with more parents attending than at other parents evenings. Our new school caterers... more


Attendance For important information regarding attendance and attendance monitoring at The Bramble Academy. Please see our Attendance Policy for further information:  Attendance Policy - October 2018 Persistent Absence With effect from September 2015 schools have been advised by the... more


Evolve Trust Calendars The Bramble Academy takes the attendance of its pupils seriously and encourages everyone to attend school every day. We are keen to work with parents and carers to help ensure excellent attendance and punctuality for pupils. Evolve Trust Holiday Pattern 2018 / 19 ... more

Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing

Mental Health & Wellbeing Everyone has ‘’mental health’’ which affects: How we feel about ourselves and the people around us Our ability to make and keep friends and relationships Our ability to learn from others and to develop psychologically and emotionally Being mentally... more

Anti bullying

Anti-Bullying Bullying affects lots of young people and happens in many schools but it's the way it's dealt with which makes the difference between life being tolerable or a misery for many.  At The Bramble Academy we take bullying very seriously. Pupils and parents should be assured that they... more


Jargon Buster We recognise that sometimes the information given may be hard to understand, school talk can sometimes feel like another language. Below are explanations for many terms and abbreviations that you may see or hear in school communication: Terms and Abbreviations Explanation ... more