Tewkesbury Close, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 5ND
10 reasons to choose Abbey Road Primary School
Abbey Road Primary School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 72. It is one of the best state primary schools in Nottingham and one of the 3 best independent or state primaries within 2 miles.
Abbey Road Primary School is a state primary school for boys and girls (50%/50%) between the ages of 4 and 11 years. It is an academy converter. The school is one of the 12 members of Equals Trust. The school was also rated as Good by Ofsted in its last (2013) inspection. Reception places are usually oversubscribed every year, on first preference.
Average class size
Abbey Road Primary School has two classes per year, and an average class size of 31 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Abbey Road Primary School ranks in the top 9% of schools in the country by attainment. By the same measure, progress score rank the school in the top 12% of schools.
The Abbey Road Primary School curriculum
School curriculum also includes PSHE, Spanish. There is topic-based and thematic teaching for some foundation subjects. The school offers each child a handful of extra-curricular academic activities or hobby clubs.
More on the curriculum
There are regular educational trips for all year groups, visiting speakers and residential trips for Years 2 and 6.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with some peripatetic and specialist teaching.
Sport at Abbey Road Primary School
School offers between 10 and 15 different sports over the course of the year. Competitive teams in major sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Abbey Road Primary School
Art and music are taught as discrete subjects to all pupils. DT, drama, dance integrated into other subjects. Choir. Each pupil may participate in up to 10 different extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs.
School day runs from 8.45am to 3.30pm, though clubs can extend the day to 4.30pm.
Find another school near Abbey Road Primary School
St Edmund Campion Catholic Primary School, West Bridgford (0.1 miles); Pierrepont Gamston Primary School (1.8 miles); Our Lady & St Edward Primary Catholic Voluntary Academy (2.6 miles).
Hollygirt School (3.1 miles); Nottingham Girls’ High School GDST (3.3 miles); Nottingham High School (3.4 miles).
Rushcliffe School (1.1 miles); The West Bridgford School (1.4 miles); The Becket School (2 miles).