Longparish, Andover, Hampshire SP11 6PB
10 reasons to choose Longparish Church of England Primary School
Longparish Church of England Primary School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 70. It is one of the best state primary schools in Andover and one of the 7 best independent or state primaries within 7 miles.
Longparish 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 Outstanding by Ofsted in its last (2014) inspection. It is one of the 20 most oversubscribed state primary schools for first preference Reception place applications in the Hampshire LEA.
Average class size
Longparish Church of England Primary School has four mixed-age classes and an average class size of 30 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Longparish Church of England 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 32% of schools.
The Longparish Church of England Primary School curriculum
School curriculum emphasises Christian social morality and also includes PSHE, French. Most subjects are taught separately, but some subjects such as geography and history 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 for Years 5 and 6.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with some peripatetic and specialist teaching.
Sport at Longparish Church of England Primary School
School offers between 10 and 15 different sports over the course of the year. Representative teams in some sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Longparish Church of England Primary School
Art and music are taught as discrete subjects to all pupils. DT, drama, dance integrated into other subjects. Choir. There are some extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs.
Out of school hours care from 7.45am to 5.15pm provided by an external contractor.
Find another school near Longparish Church of England Primary School
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