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Less than a week to go! Can you help us reach our target of selling 250 raffle tickets? Thank you, and good luck 😊🤞 https: via


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A fantastic donation has made us Flip Out! Thank you FlipOut Croydon for giving us an amazing prize for our raffle at the Christmas Fair! Buy your tickets at the Fair 🎟🎄😁🤞🏽


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Almost time for the Christmas Fair! The PTA have secured some more amazing prizes… Look out for updates next week!


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Another fantastic donation for our Christmas Fair from one of our talented parent entrepreneurs! Beautiful festive decorations - thank you for your support ❤️


Thank you!


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Don't forget we are collecting your pre-loved items/bric-a-brac and cash donations of £1 or more on Friday 26 November 😊 Please help us make the Christmas Fair lots of fun! Thanks so much


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A big thank you to for your generous donations for our Christmas Fair!


Our HPAPW Community Champions display is a celebration of the home projects on diversity. We cannot wait to see what you learn about this month!


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It was lovely meeting Leah today from collecting some donations for the school Christmas fair


Collection time and not a moment of wasted learning at HPAPW! ⁦⁩ ⁦


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Giving Friday this week on 19 November 2021 - we are collecting your small gift donations for our "Elfridge's" shop - more info on MCAS - thank you so much😊🛍️🎄


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Don’t forget to buy your tickets! Please share the link with family and friends so they can also be in with a chance to win up to £5000 in the and at the same time support our school. Good luck!! 🍀😊


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A big thank you to everyone who donated to ‘Giving Friday’ today! We have two more donation drives over the next two weeks and we’re still recruiting volunteers to help at the fair! Let us know if you can help at all 😊


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Please follow this link to read the draft arrangements and submit a response to the consultation.


You’re welcome! Make sure you come along for our next one!


Any excuse to get reading at HPAPW!


Book buddy breakfast is ready! Come and get reading with your child!


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Proud of my daughter's school's approach to inclusivity


Attention autism bucket time today for 2 minutes silence.


Remembrance Day at HPAPW. Children have carried on their learning for November’s Community Champions theme of ‘Remembrance’

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Join Our Academy

Welcome to HPAPW Small


Thank you for considering our academy for your child. Here is where you can find information about joining our Reception classes in September 2022. The entire school community are very proud of our academy and we hope you will become a part of it in the not too distant future. Please sign up below to one of our open morning/evenings but until then feel free to watch our virtual tour filmed last year.

If you have recently joined the area and are interested in joining Reception for September 2021, please click here.

You must apply through Croydon council for Reception in September 2022. Please click here to complete. Applications must be completed by 15th January 2022.

If you are interested in joining our academy for another year group, please feel free to watch the virtual tour below of the entire academy - remembering this was recorded for Reception parents. For additional information you will need to visit our in-year admissions section.

Mrs Lambert-Dale


Open Mornings and Evenings with the Principal

We are holding events on the following dates. These will consist of a presentation by the Principal, followed by a tour of the academy.

Open Mornings

  • Tuesday 14th September: 10am-11am
  • Monday 11th October: 10am-11am
  • Friday 19th November: 10am-11am
  • Wednesday 1st December: 10am-11am
  • Tuesday 11th January: 10am-11am

Open Evenings

  • Tuesday 5th October: 5pm-6pm
  • Thursday 4th November: 5pm-6pm
  • Monday 6th December: 5pm-6pm

To book on to our open morning/evening events please click here.

Virtual Tour

We would love for you to watch our 'Virtual Tour of HPAPW' below.

Our Reception Team

Our Reception staffing team are a passionate team, dedicated to ensuring your child has an excellent start to their education at school.

You can view our staffing team at HPAPW by clicking here.