Beatrice Avenue, Whippingham, Isle Of Wight PO32 6LP
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Priory School, Junior School, Whippingham has a Schoolsmith Score® of 72. It is one of the best independent prep schools in Whippingham and one of the 2 best primary schools for 10 miles.
Priory School, Junior School, Whippingham is an independent prep day school for boys and girls (50%/50%) between the ages of 4 and 11 years. The school has a non-selective admissions policy. It is the junior division of Priory School, an all-through school to age 18. Priory School, Junior School, Whippingham fees range from £2,620 (Rec) to £3,260 per term (2024/25).
Average class size
Priory School, Junior School, Whippingham usually has one class per year and an average class size of 10 pupils.
At the end of Year 6, most Junior School pupils move up to Priory School.
The Priory School, Junior School, Whippingham curriculum
School curriculum is based on the National Curriculum and also includes PSHE, French. 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.
Specialist teachers for sport, music, computing, and languages throughout, and for science from Year 5.
Sport at Priory School, Junior School, Whippingham
School offers between 10 and 15 different sports over the course of the year.
The Arts at Priory School, Junior School, Whippingham
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.
School day runs from 8.30am to 4.00pm. After school clubs can extend the day to 5.00/5.15pm.