“Welcome to Heronsgate Primary School! We are a friendly, hardworking school set in attractive grounds across two sites in West Thamesmead and Woolwich.” Steven Connors – Executive Headteacher (more)

Recent News


Beautiful Butterflies

During Autumn term in science, Year 2 were looking at living things and the different stages of life cycle for many different animals. They were also privileged to watch some caterpillars to grow into butterflies. The caterpillars arrived in a … Continue reading


Year 4 Trip to St Paul’s Cathedral

As part of RE, Year 4 went on a trip to St Pauls’ Cathedral at the end of November. They learnt about the different parts of the cathedral and even got to dress up as a priest.  The highlight of the … Continue reading


Year 6 VE Day

This term Year 6 have been studying World War Two. This culminated on Friday 11th December in a fantastic VE Day celebration where the Year 6s showed off their drill skills by marching on parade, used stretchers they had made … Continue reading



Heronsgate was visited on Wednesday 9th December by members of Image Musical Theatre who performed Jack and the Beanstalk for all children and staff. A great time was had by all, with the children being enthusiastic participants!


Heronsgate Christmas Fayre

The Heronsgate Christmas Fayre on Thursday 10th December was a resounding success. It took place at our Royal Arsenal Campus on Burrage Grove and was attended by children and parents from both sites. Visitors enjoyed a range of attractions including Santa’s … Continue reading


Year 2 Greenwich Heritage Centre Trip

On Thursday 3rd December, Year 2 went on a trip to the Greenwich Heritage Centre to learn about the impact of Henry VIII on Woolwich. They learnt that he built the dockyards and began the navy and also learnt about the types … Continue reading