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Almond Hill Junior School

Almonds Lane

Contact us:
tel: 01438 233660
fax: 01438 235400

Mrs E. Fordham (Head teacher), Almond Hill Junior School, Almonds Lane, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 3RP

Mrs Birchall is our SENCo and she can also be contacted using the above contact details.

Class teachers can be contacted using the following email addresses:

 The office is open from 8.30am to 3.30pm. Messages may be left on the school answer phone when the office is closed.

Contact with Class Teachers

There will be times, as parents, where you need to contact the school and general enquiries can be made via the school office by phone or email. You can also use the year group email addresses to contact your child’s year group.

If you have any concerns regarding your child, please make an appointment after school to see the class teacher initially. For more urgent matters, please first contact Miss Simmons, our Deputy Head ( or if your child has special educational needs or disabilities, Mrs Birchall our SENCo (  Mrs Fordham can be contacted using the admin email address and will respond accordingly. However, depending on the nature of your email, it may be passed on to a more appropriate member of staff for a response. 

The Designated Teacher for Child Protection is Mrs Fordham, with Mrs Birchall, Mrs Burgess and Miss Simmons as deputies.

Almonds Lane, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 3RP

The School Day

8.45 am

On arrival children should make their way to the classroom doors. 

Children should not arrive in the playground before this time as it is not supervised, and should not wait at the school gate before coming in to school. The gates are locked at 8.55am. Children arriving after this time must come in through the main entrance and report to the office.

8.55 am — 9.00am


9.00 am — 12.00pm     

Lessons including assembly

12.00pm — 1.00pm  

Year 4, 5 and 6 lunch

12.15pm - 1.15pm  Year 3 lunch

1.15pm –3.15pm



At the end of the day children leave school via their classroom doors, accompanied by their class teacher and walked to the pedestrian gate. Children are not allowed to use the main entrance. Parents or carers should meet children in year 5 and 6 at the school gate or, for children in year 3 and 4, wait outside their classroom doors. Should you be late collecting at 3.15pm children must be signed out at the main office.