Callowell Primary School



Community Links

At Callowell we are very proud to have many close links with our local community...

The Door Youth Project - Looking after the wellbeing of our children and supporting secondary school transitions.

Gloucestershire Young Carers - Supporting Young Carers in our school

School Beat and Local Police - Providing support and workshops such as e-safety for our children.

Info Buzz - A service providing support for children in preparation for secondary school.

Archway School - Our closest secondary school where we attend activities and workshops as well as transition events.

Whiteshill Church - Our local church which we visit for various learning activities and services. The church also provides weekly 'Open the Book' drama assemblies at Callowell.

Tescos, Stroud - A partnership was formed during the Coronavirus. Tescos kindly provided us with supplies for key-workers and staff and Callowell provided  Tescos with display work!

Sainsburys - Our children provide display work for the store in Dudbridge.

Museum in the Park - The school enjoys visits, activities, workshops and uses the artefacts loan service.

Stratford Park Leisure Centre - Swimming lessons and many festivals and activities from dance to hockey!

Randwick Football Club  - Many of our children attend the girls and boys football clubs, some of which take place at the school.

Leonard Stanley Youth Football Club - girls and boys under the age of 10 use our field for training sessions and fixtures.

Wyatt House Care Home (St John's Trust - now closed) - Our Year Six pupils entertained residents with Carols and performances for many years.

Maypole Village Hall, Paganhill - Our children entertain the local community with gymnastics and drama performances.

Our local residents - we keep in touch with our local residents and hold a moving Carol Bus Service every Christmas!

The Royal National Lifeboat Institute and Cancer Research - Our school events have raised tens of thousands of pounds for these charities since the 1970s.

Musicate, Gloucestershire Music Works and Gloucester Cathedral - We have taken part in performances and have many specialist music teachers support learning in school.

Stroud Schools Partnership - For learning, training and sporting opportunities in collaboration with other schools in the district.

Atlas Sports and Youth School Games - providing our staff and children with many sporting learning and participation opportunities.

Paganhill Community Group - We send spare fruit and vegetables to the free meals service.

Reading Teachers, Reading PupilsA local book group, which shares high quality children's literature and strategies to ignite children's love of reading.

Bikeability - The cycle training group which run our cycling programme.

Lazy Dog Box Guitars - Ian Cormack Hicks offers guitar lessons.