Eridge Road, Hove, East Sussex BN3 7QD
10 reasons to choose Aldrington Church of England Primary School
Main point of differentiation
Aldrington Church of England Primary School is one of the best state primary schools in Brighton & Hove, ranking in the top 15% in the country, with a Schoolsmith Score® of 68.
Aldrington Church of England Primary School is a state primary school for boys and girls (50%/50%) between the ages of 4 and 11 years. It is a Church of England voluntary aided faith school. The school was also rated as Good by Ofsted in its last (2021) inspection. Reception places are usually oversubscribed every year, on first preference.
Average class size
Aldrington Church of England Primary School has two classes per year, and an average class size of 30 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Aldrington Church of England Primary School ranks in the top 38% of schools in the country by attainment. By the same measure, progress scores are around the national average.
The Aldrington Church of England Primary School curriculum
School curriculum emphasises Christian social morality and also includes PSHE, French. Most subjects are taught separately, but geography, history, art and DT are taught as cross-curricular topics. 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 a residential trip in Year 6.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with specialist teaching for music.
Sport at Aldrington Church of England Primary School
School offers PE and up to 10 seasonal sports. Competitive teams in major sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Aldrington Church of England Primary School
Art and music are taught as discrete subjects to all pupils. DT, drama, dance integrated into other subjects. Choir and three instrument ensembles. The school offers each pupil over 5 different extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs.
Out of school hours care from 8.00am to 6.00pm.
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