Welcome to Year 3 & 4

Class Organisation

This year in Lower Key Stage 2 there will be three mixed Year 3/4 classes. Mrs Priest is the LKS2 Phase Leader and will be covering PPA in Miss Sugen’s class and Miss Malarkey’s class.

This is the Year 3 and 4 team:

  • Mrs Priest – LKS2 Phase Leader
  • Mrs Jones – Year 3/4 Class Teacher
  • Mrs Todd – Year 3/4 Class Teacher
  • Miss Sugden – Year 3/4 Class Teacher
  • Miss Malarkey – Year 3/4 Class Teacher

Mrs Collins and Mrs Birkinshaw will be supporting across the Year 3/4 classes as Teaching Assistants.


Please come and speak to us as soon as possible if you have any concerns regarding your child, however trivial they may seem.  We are always happy to converse through email or phone calls. We will endeavour to reply to emails as soon as possible (usually 2 to 3 days) but will obviously be unable to check or reply during the school day or during holiday periods. Anyone needing a quick response should phone the school in the usual way. 

Our emails are listed below:

  • Katie Priest katie.sheard@dunnington.yorkschools.net
  • Sue Jones sue.jones@dunnington.yorkschools.net
  • Charlotte Todd charlotte.todd@dunnington.yorkschools.net
  • Lorna Sugden lorna.sugden@dunnington.yorkschools.net
  • Charlie Malarkey charlie.malarkey@dunnington.yorkschools.net

Summer Newsletter 2022

Summer 2022 newsletter LKS2

Our Learning

Please find our Curriculum Overview and Thematic Overview for Year 3 and 4 below, which details the topics and objectives that we will be covering this year.

Curriculum Overview Long Term plan Y3 and 4 2021 2022

Autumn Term Thematic Overview Y3 and 4 2021

Autumn Term 2 Thematic Overview Y3 and 4 2021

Spring Term 1 Thematic Overview Y3 and 4 2022

Spring Term 2 Thematic Overview Y3 and 4 2022

Summer A Term Thematic Overview Y3 and 4 2022


Spellings and Mental Maths will be tested each Friday. Spelling rules and Mental Maths objectives will be available to view and download from the Homework Page.

Welcome Letter

Combined welcome letter Year 3 & 4 2021