Shephalbury ParkPrimary School

Imagine, Believe, Achieve

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What does your child learn at school each day? Find information about our curriculum subjects here.


For each classes curriculum, please see the class page that will show you a long term plan and a term plan of what they will be covering in class. 


Our phonics scheme we use at school is Letters and Sounds. 


We currently have a creative curriculum that is on a two year cycle and covered with the adjacent year group. Nursery and Reception work together, Year 1 and Year 2 work together, year 3 and Year 4 work together and year 5 and year 6 work together. 


Each year we have a whole school topic,  this is based on national, local or school topics, e.g. Olympics, football, Lego, etc. 


If you would like any more information on your child's curriculum, please see the class teacher for details 




The Curriculum at Shephalbury Park Primary School consists of the following

Maths - The new Maths scheme is Power Maths


RE - Hertfordshire scheme of work


Computing - Purple Mash


Phonics - LCP scheme across EYFS and KS1


Reading scheme - The school uses several reading schemes, including PM, Scholastic and Oxford Reading Tree,  which have been banded into  colours -  children work their way through the colour book bands. 


PSHE - Values curriculum - Values are choosen in consultaion with teachers, parents, children and governors and take  a two year rolling programe. The values change every fortnight. 


PE - The school has its own longterm plan to support the National Curriculum- we use different schemes both our own and ones purchased like Champions by rising stars and Imove dance. 


Science - We have adopted the rising stars science scheme of work for KS1 and KS2


Homework at Shephalbury Park - From Year 1- Year 6 - children are expected to read at least three times per week. Spellings are given weekly as well as 'Times Tables Rockstars'.