Bunwell Primary School  is  committed  to  providing  an  education  of  the  highest  quality  for  all  its  pupils  /  students  and  recognises  this  can  only  be  achieved  by  supporting  and  promoting  excellent  school  attendance  for  all.    This  is  based  on  the  belief  that  only  by  attending  school  regularly  and  punctually  will  children  and  young  people  be  able  to  take  full  advantage  of  the  educational  opportunities  available  to  them.    High  attainment  depends  on  good  attendance.

Download the full 2019 Attendance Policy


The governing body of Bunwell Primary School applies the regulations on admissions fairly and equally to all those who wish to attend this school. The School Standards and Framework Act 1998 introduced a new framework for school admissions as of September 2000. This policy conforms to the regulations that are set out in that Act and also further explained in the statutory School Admissions Code of Practice and the statutory Appeals Code of Practice.

Download the full 2019 Admissions Policy

Behaviour (including Exclusion)

Everyone in Bunwell Primary School will be valued for who they are and for what they could become.  Our behaviour policy will endorse and promote the sense of value of each individual and for each other.

Download the full 2019 Behaviour Policy

Charges & Remissions

This policy outlines the charges that the school is required to make for activities which are not undertaken as part of the National Curriculum as well as remissions and refund arrangements

Download the full 2019 Charges and Remissions Policy


This policy is intended to allow you to raise a concern or complaint relating to the school, or the services that it provides. An anonymous concern or complaint will not be investigated under this procedure, unless there are exceptional circumstances. To enable a proper investigation, concerns or complaints should be brought to the attention of the school as soon as possible. In general, any matter raised more than 3 months after the event, being complained of, will not be considered.

Download the full 2019Complaints Policy

Disability and Accessibility Plan

Bunwell Primary School is committed to equal opportunities in every aspect of school life, recognises the importance of equality for all pupils and staff and will continue to build on its good practice in making reasonable adjustments to support disability equality.

Download the full 2019 Disability and Accessibility Plan Here

Equality Policy

Equality of opportunity is a fundamental aspect of the ethos at Bunwell Primary School. It is the responsibility of the governors, Headteacher and all personnel involved in the school to provide leadership in the development and implementation of effective policies to promote equality of opportunity.

Download the full 2019 Equality Policy Here

Financial Information

The school is part of the Co-operative Education East Academy Trust and as such financial information can be found on the Trust website here

Parent Code of Conduct (Draft)

At Bunwell Primary School we are very fortunate to have a supportive and friendly parent body. We believe that educating children is a process that involves partnership between parents, class teachers and the school community.  The purpose of this policy is to provide a reminder to all parents, carers and visitors to our school about expected conduct. This is so we can continue to flourish, progress and achieve in an atmosphere of mutual understanding.

Download the full 2017 Parent Code of Conduct Policy Here

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy (including Prevent)

Our school fully recognises the contribution it can make to protect children from harm and supporting and promoting the welfare of all children who are registered pupils at our school. We also recognise that safeguarding against radicalisation and extremism is no different to safeguarding against any other vulnerability in today’s society. This policy will give clear direction to staff, volunteers, visitors and parents about the expected behaviour and our legal responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of all children at our school.

Download the full 2019 Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy Here

Prevent Policy 2019 

Looked After Children Policy 2019

Special educational needs (SEN)

Please visit the SEN information section of this website which is part of the Norfolk Local Offer for learners with Special Educational Needs, and also forms our own school SEND policy. If you have any questions about the Norfolk Local Offer please look at their website, including Frequently Asked Questions found here.