Fairfax Road, Teddington, Surrey TW11 9BS
10 reasons to choose Collis Primary School
Main point of differentiation
Collis Primary School is one of the best state primary schools in the Twickenham, Teddington and Hampton area, ranking in the top 100 schools in the country, with a Schoolsmith Score® of 73. It also has one of the best arts and sports programmes among local primary schools. (read the area review here)
Collis Primary School is a state primary school for boys and girls (50%/50%) between the ages of 3 and 11 years. It is a community school. The school was also rated as Outstanding by Ofsted in its last (2014) inspection. Reception places are usually oversubscribed every year, on first preference.
Average class size
Collis Primary School usually has three classes per year, and an average class size of 30 pupils.
Exam results and leavers' destinations
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Collis Primary School ranks in the top 5% of schools in the country by attainment. By the same measure, progress score rank the school in the top 23% of schools. After Collis Primary School most pupils move on to Teddington School, followed by Grey Court School and Waldegrave School for Girls. Around 10% go on to a local independent school, and 5% to one of the Tiffin Schools.
The Collis Primary School curriculum
School curriculum also includes PSHE, French. There is topic-based and thematic teaching for some foundation subjects. School uses the Building Learning Power approach. The school offers each pupil over 5 different 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 some peripatetic and specialist teaching.
Sport at Collis 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 Collis Primary School
Art and music are taught as discrete subjects to all pupils. DT, drama, dance integrated into other subjects. Three choirs and an orchestra. There are some extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs.
School hours are from 8.50am to 3.15/3.20pm. Breakfast club from 8.00am and after school clubs may extend the day to 4.30pm.
Find another school near Collis Primary School
Radnor House, Twickenham (1.4 miles); St Catherine’s School, Twickenham (1.6 miles); Kingston Grammar School (2.1 miles).
Teddington School (0.8 miles); Waldegrave School (1.8 miles); Tiffin School (2 miles).