VACANCIES - We currently have vacancies for two Parent Governors. For more information on this click HERE.  Polite Notice - We appreciate parking around school can be difficult, but please could you be mindful of residents access to their properties in the area. Thank you

On behalf of the staff and governors, welcome to Charles Baines Primary School.

We hope our school website offers you the opportunity to share in our school life, our special events and our celebrations.

We endeavour to share as much information about the school as possible as well as celebrate the children’s learning achievements through our own Charles Baines TV Channel.

We strongly value our links with the local community and work closely with a variety of agencies within the town, and in Lincolnshire.

As a School, we are involved in the Lincolnshire Learning Partnership Board as well as supporting other local schools through peer review.

We have excellent modern facilities that are being improved continuously and we strongly believe in investing in the children’s future so that ‘Together we Achieve’.

If you would like to visit the school, or have further enquiries, please use the ‘contact us’ page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Kind regards,

Mrs L Simmonds

Head teacher


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The Gainsborough Charles Baines Community Primary School News

  • Attendance
    This weeks attendance award winner is Maddison C from Foundation Stage. Well Done.
  • School Values
    This week, the class that have earned the most Value Points is Foundation Stage. The Values Dude is awarded to Aleesha B from Year 5.
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Latest School Events

Achievement Assembly03Mar2017

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ School Hall

Achievement Assembly10Mar2017

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ School Hall

Achievement Assembly17Mar2017

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ School Hall

Achievement Assembly24Mar2017

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ School Hall

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Latest Newsletters

  • 13 Jan 2017
    January 2017

    Thank you for my warm welcome back to work after my maternity leave. I have had such a positive start back, it is like I was never away! Well done to all the pupils too; they have also had an extremely positive start back to the new year and it is lovely to see such great focus. On January 23rd, the children, staff and parents will be given the opportunity to attend some E-safety workshops. This is a fantastic opportunity for the children to understand how they can keep themselves safe online and the parents to gain a greater understanding of how to keep their children safe online. More details to follow.

  • 25 Nov 2016
    Dates for December

    A quick look at all the key dates for your diary during December.

  • 11 Nov 2016
    November 2016 Newsletter

    Congratulations to our sporting teams and their achievements in recent events. Well done and thank you to the children who have all contributed to our amazing Remembrance Day display. All staff and children also observed a minutes silence on the playground in a large circle of unity. There is an exciting opportunity for a new parent governor to be appointed to our established governing body. If you feel this would be of interest to you, please contact the school for more information.

  • 09 Sep 2016
    September 2016 Newsletter

    Welcome back to the new term at Charles Baines. During the Summer holidays, the Foundation Stage outdoor area has been updated and I am sure you will agree, it is looking fantastic.


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