Sheerness West Federation

Welcome to West Minster Primary School

SWF – Where dreams come true with a positive view


We are sorry that you are not able to come and have a look round our school at the moment. To help you get an idea of what a lovely place this is to come to school please have a look at the videos above which we have made. The children had lots of fun making these!

To all parents and carers, we hope you and your child will enjoy the videos. Please see our admissions guidance in the About Us section of the website for details on the process this year. Although we are not able to arrange tours in school at the moment, if you do have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the school office.

We look forward to receiving your application.

For current Parents and Carers to see what is currently going on in school please log into you ClassDojo account. This is updated daily.

Coronavirus Information – Please Click HERE

School Fully Open Monday 8th March 2021

Federation Risk Assessment for March 2021 opening of Schools

HOME & REMOTE LEARNING – Parent and Child Guide

Head of School Welcome

Welcome to West Minster Primary School.

It is a privilege to welcome you to our website and give you a flavour of our inclusive happy school.
We aim to be at the heart of our community and care about the provision we offer all our pupils.

From Nursery to year six each child has the benefit of staff dedicated to encouraging them along the journey of learning and discovery, within the security of a caring atmosphere where all staff and in partnership with parents/carers work together. Our link with parents/carers is extremely important and we hope that you enjoy your visit to our website and that you find any information you are looking for. However please feel free to contact the school direct with any queries you may have.

West Minster is a happy school where success of every child really matters.
Thank you for visiting our website.

If you require any information from the website in paper format please contact the school office.

Hazel Brewer
Head of School

School News

Sheerness West Federation

The Sheerness West Federation consists of West Minster Primary School and Rose Street Primary School. Both are community schools, and share learning and management opportunities across the federation. We are part of the locally-accountable education service…

Pupil Premium

Important Notice: The introduction of universal free school meals is impacting negatively on our pupil premium funding. In order to access the pupil premium grant for their families, parents need to disclose their children’s free school meal status. If parents do not disclose this information, which…

Special Needs and Disabilities

Who are the best people to talk to at SWF about my child’s difficulties with learning, well-being, special educational needs or disability?

How will the school let me know if they have any concerns about my child’s learning, special…

The Ivy Centre

Supporting Speech and Language Needs – The Ivy Centre promotes a warm, friendly, stimulating, environment, where all children are encouraged to learn and develop independence through specialist teaching and learning targeted specifically to support their speech and language needs.

School Contact Details

Executive Head Teacher Mrs A Pattenden

Head of School Miss H Brewer

Contact Person D Jamieson


Telephone 01795 662178

School Address
West Minster Primary School
St. Georges Avenue
Kent, ME12 1ET

School Opening Times

Juniors:  8.45am – 3.15pm

Infants:  8.45am – 3.10pm

Nursery  8.30am – 11.30,     12.00pm – 3.00pm