Deloraine Road, St Saviour, Jersey JE2 7XB
Independent prep school in St Saviour.
For pupils aged 4 to 11 years.
Mixed school (about 60% girls).
Religious character; Roman Catholic.
Non-selective admissions policy.
Medium sized school with an average of two classes per year.
Standalone prep school, not tied to any one senior school.
FCJ Primary School fees are £1,870 per term (2021/22).
Schoolsmith Score®; 73.
One of the best independent prep schools in Jersey and one of the 4 best primary schools for 2 miles.
On average, 22.9 pupils per class and 18.3 pupils per teacher, from Year 1.
Destinations for FCJ Primary School leavers are usually Beaulieu Convent School for the girls and De La Salle College for the boys.
School curriculum is based on the Jersey Curriculum also includes PSHE, reasoning, French. School values are informed by Catholic social morality. There is daily collective worship and prayer, and observance of Catholic celebrations. There are cross-curricular links with the 'creative curriculum' for all year groups. The school offers a handful of extra-curricular academic activities or hobby clubs.
Specialist teachers for sport and music throughout.
There are regular educational trips for all year groups, and visiting speakers. Residential trips from Year 4.
School offers PE and up to 10 seasonal sports. Competitive teams in major sports from Year 3.
Art and music are taught as discrete curricular subjects to all pupils. Drama is part of the co-curriculum. All pupils learn an instrument in class and some take extra-curricular instrument lessons. Choir and one or two instrument ensembles. The school offers a handful of extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs.
Wraparound care from 8.00am to 5.30pm.