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HG2utoring – Doncaster tutor with availability

An established, tutoring service working within the Doncaster area with qualified teachers, offering English and Maths tuition from EYFS to 11+ online or face-to-face. We provide 1:1 bespoke programmes and holiday booster sessions with an agreed subject focus. This personalised, 1:1 support allows for those all-important lightbulb moments. For further information, visit our website or…

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Potteric Carr – Home Education Connection

Monthly sessions for home education families are back from May 21st, where you will enjoy pond dipping and then cooking lunch on the camp fire. These sessions will take place in the Discovery Zone Woodlands, from 10.30am – 12pm. The price is £9 per child, £3 for accompanying adults.

Kip McGrath Doncaster East

At Kip McGrath Doncaster East we  believe that all children can succeed if given the right support. We provide: Free Educational Assessment (Reading and Comprehension, Writing and Spelling, English and Maths) An Individual learning programme. A wide variety of resources and activities that cater to the individual learning styles of your child. Computer assisted learning. Experienced and qualified teachers using proven…

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Queen Ethelburga’s Whole School VIRTUAL Open Day

Join us on Saturday 8th May 2021 for our Whole School Open Morning.  9.30am to 12.30pm We warmly invite you to our Whole School Open Morning, for children from 3 months old to Year 13. This Open Morning – held online – will start with a series of informative talks by our Principal, Mr Jeff…

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White Rose Tuition

White Rose Tuition is a bespoke personal tuition service based in Doncaster, South Yorkshire.  

Chapter House Preparatory School and King’s Magna Middle School Open Evening at Queen Ethelburga’s

MONDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2020 – FROM 4PM We warmly invite you to our Chapter House and King’s Magna Open Evening, for children from 3 months old to Year 9. This virtual event will provide an opportunity to learn more about our Excellent rated (ISI) preparatory and middle schools and meet with staff and students. We…

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Hill House School Open Day

Our next Open Event takes place on Saturday 26th September 2020 – 10am to 3pm. Appointment only. Contact 01302 776300

Queen Ethelburga’s Whole School Virtual Open Day

Join us on 10th October 2020 – for our Virtual Whole School Open Day! Whole School Open Day Saturday 10th October 2020 From 9.00 am – 12.00 pm We warmly invite you to our Whole School Open Morning, for Kindergarten places through to Year 13. This Open Day – held online – will start with…

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Changes to Schools Holiday Patterns in Doncaster 2021/2022 Academic Year

Announcement from Doncaster Countil 6th July 2020 Earlier in the year, we were looking for opinions from parents, families, school staff and other groups on whether schools in Doncaster should look to keep the existing holiday pattern, or whether to opt one of a number of alternative options based on feedback we have received about…

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New School holiday pattern 2021/2022 – Doncaster Council

In early 2020 Doncaster Council were looking for opinions from parents, families, school staff and other groups on whether schools in Doncaster should look to keep the existing holiday pattern, or whether to opt one of a number of alternative options based on feedback we have received about how holiday patterns work best for everyone….

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Journey Education

Classes and courses across six days of the week Mon-Sat. Journey Learning Group, Oak Tree Lodge, Woodfield Park, Tickhill Road, Balby, Doncaster, DN4 8QN Call 07800 753204  

Bake Battle & Roll

Bake Battle and Roll is Doncasters first board game cafe located close to the town centre on Wood street. We are open 5 days a week Wednesday to Sunday. Absolutely loads of board games to suit any age. From Orchard Toys to Dungeons & Dragons. Great for anyone home educating as open during the week,…

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Natalie Walker Tutoring

Private English and Maths Tuition, Doncaster based, available through school hours, after school, during holidays. 07887 640046  


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School Open Days: Eight things to look for

Many Schools have open days. An open day is a chance to get a feel for the school, inspect the facilities and chat with pupils and staff. It is useful to visit more than one school, even if you think you have your heart set on one in particular, so that you can compare and…

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Applying for a school place – September 2020 admissions

Applying for a place for September 2020 – Reception or a Junior (Year 3) Children due to attend full time in a reception class or transferring to a junior school will receive a letter with your catchment area school on and details of how to apply online. It is important to apply as a number…

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Holmescarr Community Centre Rossington – recreational activities for young carers and home educated children

Thursday 5-7pm, Holmescarr Community Centre offer free activities to young carers and home educated children, 7-17 years (Rossington, Auckley and Bawtry). Each child receives a free meal on arrival and then they can enjoy an activity. Activities are chosen by consultation with young people attending and include cookery, clay work, clock making, planting seeds, photography…

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The Exam Fairy

The Exam Fairy, 7 Sprotborough Road, Doncaster, DN5 8BN 07800 753204

Home Educating in Doncaster

If you re Home Educating, here are some useful groups: Home Education Doncaster Group (HEDG)  Rotherham Home Education  Home Education UK  Home Education Connections Yorkshire Monthly Events Forest School @ YWT Potteric Carr Nature Reserve Weekly Events Home Education Sessions, Airkings Help me update this page by sending me a message via the contact form…

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Willow Primary School

Willow Primary School Alston Road Bessacarr Doncaster DN4 7EZ Tel: 01302 539249 email: Visit website

Armthorpe Shaw Wood Academy

Armthorpe Shaw Wood Academy Mere Lane Armthorpe Doncaster DN3 2DG Tel 01302 831307 email Visit Website Gender: Mixed,  Age Range: 3-11