Totternhoe C.E. Academy

With God’s love, we seek adventure with our minds and find a home for our hearts

Phonics News

In June 2016   100% of our Year 1 children passed their phonics screening test! In October we received a letter  from  Nick  Gibb MP (Minister of State for School Standards) congratulating us. You can read that letter below.

In June 2017 our success continued with 94.4% of Year 1 passing the phonics check, missing out on a letter from Nick Gibb MP by 0.1%! 
In October 2017 we were made a badge school for Read Write Inc and were upgraded to a MODEL  SCHOOL in December 2017 for our commitment to outstanding phonics and reading teaching and learning., an award that we still hold.
In June 2018 93.75% of  our Year 1 children passed the  phonics screening  check!

In June 2019,  our   phonics screening result was 96.4%!
In November/December 202086.6% of our Year 2 children passed the phonics screening check!

In June 2022 89% of our Year 1 children passed the phonics screening check!