Swaffield School

Year 3 

Classes & Teachers

3 Jaguar | Miss Coppendale (Teacher)
3 Tanuki  | Mrs Naldrett (Teacher)




Half-Termly Homework Project

You can see this half term's homework project here. Also sent home by email.

News & Dates

We send letters and other important information to parents and carers via email and the school app.
It's really important that you ensure the School Office has your current email address and that you sign up to the app.

  • Thursday 15th September - Year 3 Welcome Meeting: 3.30pm
    - an opportunity for parents to meet the teachers
    View a copy of the slides from Year 3's Welcome Meeting here. 

    • Friday 23rd September - Whole School Welcome Family BBQ from 4.00pm
      Join us as we get together to celebrate the start of the new school year. No ticket needed.

    • Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th October - School Photos

    • Thursday 17th November
      - school closes at 1.40pm for Parents' Evening
      - Parents' Evening - by appointment between 2pm and 7.30pm

Keep up-to-date with what's happening at Swaffield:

 Letters   Newsletters   News   Calendar   Term Dates 

The School Day

P.E. Lessons

Jaguar Class has PE lessons on Mondays and Tuesdays

Tanuki Class has PE lessons on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 

Children should to come to school in their PE kit so that they are ready for their PE lesson. Children should also wear their school jumper/cardigan. 

Morning Drop Off Time: 8:45am - 8:55am

Please make sure your child arrives at school in their 10-minute window each morning. 

Afternoon Pick Up Time: 3:15pm

Please come into the playground and collect your child from near the circle in the L-shaped playground (near the steps to the top playground).

Please make sure your child is picked up on time at the end of the day. 

Please phone the School Office if you are delayed. If you've arranged for someone else to collect your child please inform the class teacher, teaching assistant or office staff in advance.

Break Time

Please send your child in with a piece of fruit/vegetable to have at morning break time. 

Milk is available break time for those who have signed up to the Cool Milk service. Milk is subsidised for all  primary school children and is free for under 5’s as well as those who get free school meals .

Find out more including how to register by visiting www.coolmilk.com.


Visit our lunch page to find out more about lunches and get a copy of the current school menu
Alternatively, you may choose for your child to have a packed lunch, provided by you. You will need to inform the School Office and you must give half a term's notice.

Please note that Swaffield is a nut-free school.  


Please take a look at our Homework page where you can find out more details of our homework policy, guidance for parents and also download some useful information to help you support your child at home

  • Please ensure your child reads every day and write a positive comment in their yellow reading record and make sure your child brings this to school with them every day.
  • Please visit our Reading & Books page for more information about Reading.
    You can see the reading list for Year 3 here.

Supporting Your Child At Home

You can find some useful resources to help you support your child at home on our Homework page as well as on our Fun & Educational websites page.


Please make sure that your child's clothes are labelled with their name. This is particularly important for school jumpers and fleeces as these are the items that tend to be lost most frequently.

Please visit our Uniform page for details of our school uniform and the link to our uniform supplier where you can buy items featuring the Swaffield logo.

Parents seeing Teachers

The teachers are always pleased to speak to parents or carers of the children they teach, but it is not possible for them to talk to you when they are responsible for a class.

Teachers are happy to make an appointment to speak to you - please call the School Office. 

The Head, and Deputy Head teachers are also very happy to speak to parents or carers. Please contact the School Office to make an appointment to speak to them.

Remote Learning

In the event of the school or the year group closure Year 3's learning will be via Google Classroom. 

Google Classroom 

Children in Years 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and Year 6 have digital classrooms where they can access learning set by their teachers. 
They simply login to Google Classroom and click on their class name.

Remote Learning Timetable for Year 3

Home Learning Resources