MISSION STATEMENT

At Buckstones School, we aim to promote the development of our children academically, physically, socially, morally and spiritually, by providing a high quality of teaching and varied learning experiences with-in a well-ordered and stimulating environment which supports equality of opportunity.

We teach the National Curriculum, planning for and presenting the children with challenges that support differentiation.

We aim to nurture individual skills and talents within an environment which values self worth, confidence, independence, self-motivation and co-operation and in which our children have respect for each others differences.

We aim to give our children a love of life and learning.

 

Parent Pay

ParentPay - our new online payment service – estimated go live date 20thFebruary 2017

 

We are pleased to announce that we will shortly be accepting payments online for items such as dinner money and school trips.  Using a secure website called ParentPay you will be able to pay online using your credit or debit card.  ParentPay will be our preferred method of making payments to school.

 

What are the benefits to parents and pupils?

 

  • ParentPay is easy-to-use and will offer you the freedom to make online payments whenever and wherever you like, 24/7
  • The technology used is of the highest internet security available ensuring that your money will reach school safely – offering you peace of mind
  • Payments can be made by credit/debit card or also through PayPoint
  • full payment histories and statements are available to you securely online at anytime
  • Your children will not have to worry about losing money at school
  • Parents can choose to be alerted when their balances are low via email and/or SMS text 
What are the benefits to our school?

 

The more parents that use ParentPay, the greater the benefit is to our school.~

 

You can help us reduce workloads for all staff, creating more time to lend to educational support and the smooth running of the school.~ 

 

Using ParentPay also ensures that all financial transactions are safe and secure - helping us to remove costs associated with us having to manage cash securely on the school premises.

 

We will shortly be sending you your account activation details, just follow the instructions in the letter we give you to get started with ParentPay.

 

If you want to find out more about ParentPay go to: