Cliftonville Primary and Pre-School is an excellent school the children are happy and thriving. Brilliant school, fabulous staff, great senior leadership team = a happy child! The dedication and hard work from the entire school team is outstanding and clear to see. I think you've all been amazing throughout the years, just want to so say thankyou & we appreciate everything you do for all of us . We love the school and are so impressed with all of the staff who work so hard constantly it is greatly appreciated by the children and parents and carers thank you. Presence of Teachers and caretakers at pick up and drop off really help you feel safe. The well-being of the pupils is outstanding. It is a lovely school with a welcoming feel and a positive atmosphere. Highly visible leadership team. A feeling of pride in the school. Supportive school for both parents and children. As parents we feel really proud that our son comes to such a great school, which we knew was fabulous whether OFSTED told us o

KCC Cabinet member visit: Children & Staff praised


KCC Education Visit - Children and Staff Praised

Children and staff at Cliftonville Primary School have been praised following a top level Kent County Council education visit.  Cllr Margaret Crabtree, deputy cabinet member for education and health reform, was “exceedingly impressed” during a visit on Friday 24th January.


Cllr Crabtree heard about the school’s partnership programme with other Thanet schools and how the overall school performance continues to improve across the board. She visited pupils from reception through to Year 6 and was impressed at the lively and stimulating lessons.


Her itinerary included visiting Cliftonville Primary School, Thanet Skills Studio at Westwood and Hartsdown Academy.  After her trip she praised the attitude and behaviour of the pupils she had met. She added, “I am also so impressed with the commitment of the staff I have seen at all the centres I have visited. It is clear they pass this enthusiasm right through to all of the children and young people – it really shines through.”