Frequently Asked Questions


  • School Dinners
    • What is on the menu this week? - Click here
    • What do they cost and how do I pay?
      From 1st April 2017 onwards school dinners will cost £2.15 per day ( £10.75 per week).

      Payments can be made half termly, please refer to school office for the correct amount.

      Payment should be made online at www.scopay.com/charleskingsley.  Payment is due on the first day of the half term or Monday weekly. NO CREDIT IS AVAILABLE.



  • Childcare Providers
  • What are the drop off and pick up times and parking info?
    • Pupils are expected to be in class between 8:40 am and 8:50 am.
    • Parking BEHIND the village hall is not permitted as this is a private parking for village hall users only. Parking is permitted in Glastonhill Road, Kingsley Road (being mindful of access to residents driveways) and in front of the village hall.
    • The school day ends at 3:15 pm with children collected from their class teacher on the school playground.



  • How do I report my child as sick or absent?
    • Please read Section 3.3 What do I do if my child is absent? of the Attendance policy . Contact us as soon as possible and by 9.20am on the first day of absence. Call the school office on 01189 732187 or send an email to adminoffice@charleskingsleys.hants.sch.uk.



  • Can I take my child on holiday during term time?
    • Please see Section 4 - Request for leave of absence of the Attendance policy for information regarding Holidays in Term Time.



  • What is happening with the building work at CKS?
  • How can I support the school?
    • Become a Parent Helper (ask at the School Office for details)
    • Join FOCKSA
    • Do you shop online? Next time you do please save easyfundraising.org.uk/FOCKSA as a 'Favourite' and then use the site before shopping. There are links to over 2000 retailers and each one will donate a percentage of your shop to the school. It does not cost you or us anything and it is an easy way to raise money for the school. Click here for further information.
    • Collect Supermarket vouchers and drop off in collection box at the School Office.



  • What are FOCKSA?
  • What are the term dates?