Our school

Ethos, Aims & Values

We are committed to providing a high quality of education, based on the principles and practice of the Church of England, in a challenging, stimulating and caring environment for children of all faiths and none. We aim to: celebrate all children’s success promote positive self-esteem and well being create an engaging, challenging and enjoyable learning...

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Executive Headteacher and Head of School’s Welcome

Executive Headteacher It is a real pleasure and privilege to welcome you to our website. I hope that it gives existing and prospective parents and carers an opportunity to gain a real sense of our unique community and the education we provide. As the Executive Headteacher, I feel privileged to have the opportunity to lead...

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Christian Values

Hold our school values in you hand Love | Courage | Truth | Respect | Friendship We are very proud of our Church school values which underpins our inclusive ethos. These values were selected by our school community and we aspire to use these values to enable us to Believe, Inspire and Excel in our...

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Senior Leadership Team

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Inclusion & SEND

Together with the teachers and extra adults in school, we are here to help make a positive difference for those children who most need it. We aim to work in partnership with parents, families, outside agencies, feeder pre-schools, Children Centres and secondary schools. We offer a range of interventions and ways of supporting learning; it...

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Teaching and Learning

At The Bay, we have a shared commitment to ensuring that our teaching and learning enables pupils to achieve the best possible outcomes and experience a rich, challenging and relevant curriculum.  As a school, we recognise that education involves a number of stakeholders and that all should work closely together to support the process of...

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Working at The Bay

The Bay CE School is an oversubscribed school located in the heart of Sandown on the Isle of Wight. In September 2018, the school extended its age range to create an all-through school for ages 4-16 over two sites serving the community of Sandown and beyond. Inspiring learners, within our supportive Christian ethos, so that...

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Our Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is: Nina Lawrence, Head of School (Primary) Our Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads (DDSLs) are: Duncan Mills, Executive Headteacher Lynne James - Family Liaison Officer Karla Potts - Assistant Headteacher Sarah Meller - Emotional Literacy Support Assistant To view the Secondary Safeguarding Team - click here.  All of our safeguarding team...

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