Brookhurst Road, Bromborough, Wirral, Merseyside CH63 0EH
10 reasons to choose Brookhurst Primary School
Brookhurst Primary School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 67. It is one of the 12 best state primary schools on The Wirral and one of the 3 best independent or state primaries within 3 miles.
Brookhurst Primary School is a state primary school for boys and girls (50%/50%) between the ages of 4 and 11 years. It is a community school. The school was also rated as Good by Ofsted in its last (2022) inspection. Reception places are usually oversubscribed every year, on first preference.
Average class size
Brookhurst Primary School has one class per year, and an average class size of 30 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Brookhurst Primary School achieves attainment results that are around the national average. By the same measure, progress scores have been variable around the national average, possibly reflecting different cohorts’ ability profiles.
The Brookhurst Primary School curriculum
School curriculum also includes PSHE, French. Subjects are taught separately, but thematically, with some cross-curricular linking and projects. There may be an occasional extra-curricular academic or hobby club.
More on the curriculum
There are regular educational trips for all year groups, visiting speakers and a residential trip for Year 6.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with some peripatetic and specialist teaching.
Sport at Brookhurst Primary School
School offers between 10 and 15 different sports over the course of the year. Representative teams in major sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Brookhurst Primary School
Art and music are taught as discrete subjects to all pupils. DT, drama, dance integrated into other subjects. Choir and orchestra. There are some extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs.
School hours are from 9.00am to 3.20pm though before and after school clubs may extend the day from 8.15am to 4.20pm.
Find another school near Brookhurst Primary School
Prenton Preparatory School (5.5 miles); Birkenhead School, Prep (6.1 miles); Christian Fellowship School, Lower & Middle School (9.2 miles).
Childer Thornton Primary School (2.8 miles); Thornton Hough Primary School (2.9 miles); St Andrew’s Church of England Primary School, Bebington (3.1 miles).
Birkenhead School (6.1 miles); Christian Fellowship School (9.2 miles); Auckland College (10.1 miles).
Wirral Grammar School for Boys (2.8 miles); Wirral Grammar School for Girls (2.9 miles); St John Plessington Catholic College (3.5 miles).