St Andrew's CE Primary School – Yetminster -

A safe, trusting and caring educational environment


Care, courtesy, consideration and common sense


Nurturing true community spirit


Hearts and minds working as one


Excellent facilities to support the education of your child


Welcome to
St Andrew's CE
Primary School

St Andrew’s CE Primary School is an exciting and motivating place to learn.  We aim for every child to enjoy coming to school each day; to feel safe and loved; to be curious and ambitious; to have a voice and to persevere in order to be the best that they can be.

As a Church of England School, our Christian Values permeate all aspects of school life and are the foundation of our inclusive and diverse school community. We want to provide unique opportunities

Join us and catch the bug for learning!

School News

Merry Christmas!

Hoping you all have a peaceful Christmas full of fun and frolics!


Seed Sowing

Thank you to Emma, Seth and Freya who all helped to sow seeds at Sherborne Girls School for their 'Operation Future Hope Project'. There are several projects happening in schools across Sherborne...

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Ukulele Concert

Thank you to the children of year three who delighted us with a lovely repertoire of ukulele music. The parents and family members were very impressed with how much the children had...

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Our first trees are planted!

How exciting. Luke and his mum have planted our very first saplings for National Tree Planting Week 2019.  Only 397 saplings to go!

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Thank you!

Many thanks to everyone who contributed to our charitable fundraising for the Poppy Appeal and Children in Need.  We raised over £250!

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Gold Sports Award

For the second year in a row, St Andrew's School has achieved 'Gold' in the Schools Games Awards.  Huge congratulations to the children for their sporting successes and many thanks to Mrs...

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Music and Arts Week

We all enjoyed exploring new art techniques and discovering new composers during Art and Music Week.  We welcomed visiting artists and musicians who shared their expertise and talents with us and gave...

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Soup and Share

Hedgehog had a very busy day making soup for their 'Soup and Share' afternoon.  They prepared delicious, homemade soup which was enjoyed by our guests.  The whole school then joined the hedgehogs...

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EYFS and KS1 Dream Day!

Next Wednesday (18th) we will be coming to school in our PJ's to launch our new topic: dreams. Please do not wear onesies as it makes going to the toilet tricky! We...

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Welcome Back!

Welcome back to a new school year! It has been lovely to see the smiling faces of the children as they catch up with friends and staff after the summer break. They...

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Brownsea Island

  We had such an amazing day - here are a small number of the many photographs that were taken!      


On behalf of all the children, staff and governors, I would like to welcome you to St Andrew’s CE Primary School.

This is a school where every member of staff is committed to providing a rich learning environment to ensure that every child feels valued and special.  We truly personalise learning for each child as unique individuals.

We embrace all areas of learning and are particularly proud of the fact that we celebrate high success in sport and the expressive and performing arts as important aspects of a child’s holistic development.

I am proud and privileged to be part of the St Andrew’s CE Primary school family.  If you would like to join us, we would be delighted to welcome you to our school.

Mrs Julie Simpson, Headteacher

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