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We are now Number 1 in the league tables across the Dudley Borough.  This means our pupils in May 2014 achieved at least two levels progress in Reading, Writing and Maths. Our pupils also achieved at least level 4 in Reading, Writing and Maths. Well done to all the staff and children for their hard work! Outstanding!  

'Read for My School' is the national schools reading competition, which is aimed at children from years 3-6 from January to March.  It encourages children to read for pleasure.  Try logging onto  where the children can access over 100 books free online.

1. Log on to 

2. Select pupil login Enter your child's classroom reading group code, username, and password and login.

 This has been extended until April so a lot more opportunities to read!

Our school's code is 870537


Aims of our school

At Blanford Mere Primary school we aim to :-

* provide each child with an exciting, broad and balanced curriculum, so that they acquire skills, knowledge and a love of learning.

* encourage high standards of achievement, presentation and behaviour in a safe, nurturing and vibrant environment.

* foster respect for themselves and others so that everyone feels valued and secure in our school and wider community.

* encourage children to have high aspirations and strive to be the best that they can be, so that they can make a positive contribution to modern Britain.

* create a happy and caring community with involvement and commitment from children, staff and  parents/carers to support children's learning.

Headteacher's Welcome

Welcome to Blanford Mere Primary School. Thank you for taking the time to visit our website.
Blanford Mere Primary School is based in Kingswinford. with superb nearby facilities including King George V1 Park, St. Mary’s Church and local businesses which places us at the heart of the community. Our peaceful, safe and spacious grounds offer opportunities for children to both learn and play. We have a state of the art learning resource centre which provides children with the latest technology alongside a well-resourced library. Pupils are encouraged to research and find information using a variety of sources as well as to enjoy quiet moments for children who choose to read for pleasure.   We offer exciting curriculum opportunities to foster a lifelong love of learning in our children.
We also support parents by offering a Breakfast Club from 7.30-8.45am and After School Club from 3.15-6.00pm.
We are a community school with delightful children, supportive parents and a hard working team of staff and Governors who work closely together to ensure that children strive to achieve the very best that they can.
We are currently “Number 1” in the league tables of performance for Dudley Schools and are very proud of the achievements of our pupils. In October 2013 we were graded as a “Good” school by Ofsted who commented that “The good behaviour of pupils around the school and in lessons makes a strong contribution to the school’s positive climate for learning. Pupils are independent and display high levels of perseverance and good levels of concentration. They work hard. Pupils work cooperatively and help each other. They are courteous and respectful towards one another”.
We enjoy showing families around school so that they can see school life inaction. The partnership between children, parents and staff is important to us and was recognised by Ofsted who acknowledged that “The school works well with parents and carers. All parents who spoke to inspectors were fulsome in their appreciation of the work of the staff”.
We encourage you to visit and see the school for yourself. Please contact the school office on 01384 818365 to arrange a mutually convenient time.
NJ Miller

Term Dates / Inset Days

School closes:- Thursday 26th March 2015 3.15pm 

INSET Day Friday 27th March 2015 

School opens:- Monday 13th April 2015

Bank Holiday Monday 4th May 2015 

Polling Day - Thursday 7th May 2015 

School closes:- Friday 22nd May 2015 3.15pm

School opens:- Monday 1st June 2015 8.50am 

School closes:- Friday 17th July 2015 3.15pm

INSET Day - Monday 20th July 2015

Forthcoming Events

Friday 13th March - Red Nose Day - Do something funny for money! - more details to follow

Monday 16th March - cycling proficiency Yr 5/6 - details to follow

Thursday 19th March - Anthony Reddy parent workshop 5/6 parents only @ Glynne Primary - 6-7.30pm 

Food Dudes Reception begins - 14th April


Wednesday 15th April - Year 5/6 Maths Parent Workshop 9.00am


Thursday 16th April - Year 3/4 Maths Parent Workshop 9.00am


Wednesday 29th April - Year 1 & 2 Maths Parent Workshop 9.00am


Thursday 30th April - Reception Maths Parent Workshop 9.00am


Monday 11th May - KS2 SATs week


Dates to note


Anthony Reddy Maths Parent Workshop YEAR 5 - 6 Parents Only Thursday 19th March @ Glynne Primary 6.00pm - 7.30pm 

Thank you to all of the effort the children, parents and staff made in celebrating World Book Day - it was a great success!!


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Blanford Mere Primary School

Mimosa Walk


West Midlands


Tel: 01384 81 8365

Fax: 01384 81 8366


Head Teacher: Mrs N Miller

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