Year 2


Miss A Tanner
Miss V Brown

  • Year 2 SATs dates - English tests administered week of May 9th. Maths tests administered week of May 23rd. Find out more...
  • Lenten Charity Events - Thank you to those who participated in our class Spring Scavenger Hunt and trainers day for our Lenten charities. We have raised over 70 pounds as a class which is fantastic!
  • Art week begins 16th May. The theme this year is the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. On Thursday 26th May (last day of term) we will have a whole school celebration in the big playground.
  • Year 2 AT - Don't forget to check out the photo gallery at the bottom of the page. This is updated at the end of each week and you can see all the wonderful work we have been doing in school.
  • If you have not already, please login to your Google Classroom account and accept the invitation to your new class. Logins have been sent home. Please keep these somewhere safe.
  • ​We encourage children to be using MathleticsTimes Table Rock Stars and Lexia. Logins can be found in the front of homework books. Please copy these down so you have them at home. These are great tools to supplement learning.​
  • The last day of Summer term 1 is Thursday 26th May. Summer term 2 will start on Monday 6th June.


Welcome children and parents to our Year 2 class page. We are very excited to be learning and growing together this year.

School drop off and pick up times

  • Children can enter the gate at 8:40am and report to their class at 8:45am. Register is taken at 9:00am.
  • School ends at 3.20pm in the small playground.

Please do your best to drop off and collect children promptly.

P.E. days

2AT - Wear your PE kits on Thursday and Friday.

2VB - Wear your PE kits on Tuesday and Friday.

Children should wear plimsolls on Friday as we do indoor PE in the hall.


The homework will be sent out every Friday and asked to be returned the following Thursday. Year 2 will only be asked to take home two books altogether for homework. They will alternate every week.

The children in Year 2 will be given four different homework books altogether. This will include:

  • Comprehension
  • Reasoning
  • Grammar and punctuation
  • Arithmetic


The spelling test will take place on a Friday morning and new spellings to be practised will be sent home on Friday home time.

Our learning this year

As we look forward to another year of academic excellence at St Mary's, here is an update on the curriculum and a brief summary of the programme your child will be following this year.

View more of our curriculum

More from the Year 2 gallery