Gordon Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1SA, UK



SS Peter and Paul's Catholic Primary School

'We show our love for God in the way we treat each other. Together we follow Jesus by learning and sharing our gifts'

Welcome back! Lovely to see all the children happy and enthusiastic to learn!   Thank you for following the one-way route around the school!

Click on the video for last year's end of term message from us to you.

Click on the video for a little quarantine message from us to you.

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Update
(For detailed access to parent letters, our Risk Assessment and more, use the COVID-19 menu above)

School re-opens for Y1-Y6 children on Thursday 3rd September 2020; please see reopening letter for further guidance.

All children will be expected to understand the social distancing rule, including Early Years children.


Please do not send your child into school if they are unwell.


Thank you for your continued support in these difficult times.

Rights Respecting Schools Award

SSPP is a Rights Respecting Gold Award School.
This award is a Unicef UK programme that aims to put children’s rights at the heart of schools in the UK.  It aims to help embed children’s rights in their ethos and culture to improve well-being and develop every child’s talents and abilities to their full potential.

Click here for further details about the award and links to our Article Of The Month.

September Article 28

Every child has the right to an education. Primary education must be free. Secondary education must be available to every child.

 Please follow the link here to see details of our new wider-community project regarding Air Pollution and Traffic Safety.


As part of our drive to keep children safe online, please make use of the link below to see further help and guidance from CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Command)



 Admission Arrangements for SS Peter & Paul’s Catholic Primary School 2020-2021 is now available on our school website.  Please click here to follow the link.


Staff Recruitment

Attendance officer


SSPP Showcase

For fantastic pictures and videos of the wonderful learning and events at SSPP, please visit our Facebook page and Twitter feed.




Please read our welcome back letter which provides the most up to date information about the children's return to school.

Letter to parents 27th August 2020

Please stay safe.

Mrs Johnson


Latest News

  • An up-to-date letter has been written which reiterates all of what was said at the end of July with regards to our opening next Thursday (3rd September 2020) for children.
  • Your child's report will only have grades assigned for effort this year, due to the fact 'attainment' was removed because of the time spent away from school.
  • Please read the latest letter which provides the most up to date information about the children's return to school. You will need to view and download this on the School Website as it will not show in the mobile app.
  • Please read carefully our latest letter (Saturday 23rd May) which contains further guidance on our phased re-opening to more pupils.
  • Please see the attached documents for further information about the proposals for increasing attendance in Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 at SSPP.
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Latest School Calendar Events

National Poetry Day Assembly01Oct2020

8:05 am - 9:05 am

World Mental Health Day09Oct2020

Assessment Week19Oct2020

End of Autumn 123Oct2020

Autumn Half-term Holiday26Oct2020

Books home to parents02Nov2020

Calendars page(s): School Calendar >>

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15 Sep We celebrated our New School Year Mass today in an unusual way - with it taking place in our school hall whilst our… https://t.co/yqbWXuRrkJ

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