Henson Way, Sharnford, Hinckley, Leicestershire LE10 3PN
10 reasons to choose Sharnford Church of England Primary School
Sharnford Church of England Primary School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 68. It is one of the best state primary schools in Hinckley and one of the 5 best independent or state primaries within 7 miles.
Sharnford Church of England Primary School is a state primary school for boys and girls (50%/50%) between the ages of 5 and 11 years. It is a Church of England academy converter faith school. The school is one of the 9 members of Inspiring Primaries Academy Trust. The school was also rated as Good by Ofsted in its last (2021) inspection. Reception places are usually oversubscribed every year, on first preference.
Average class size
Sharnford Church of England Primary School has four mixed-age classes and an average class size of 29 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Sharnford Church of England Primary School ranks in the top 6% of schools in the country by attainment. By the same measure, progress scores are around the national average.
The Sharnford Church of England Primary School curriculum
School curriculum emphasises Christian social morality and also includes PSHE, French. There is topic-based and thematic teaching for some foundation subjects. 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 Year 6.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with some peripatetic and specialist teaching.
Sport at Sharnford 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 Sharnford 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.
School hours are from 8.55am to 3.15pm. Out of hours childcare from 7.30am to 6.00pm provided by an external contractor at Sapcote Primary School.
Find another school near Sharnford Church of England Primary School
Dixie Grammar School (10.6 miles); St Crispin’s Grammar School (11.3 miles).
Hastings High School (3.6 miles); Thomas Estley Community College (3.9 miles); Heath Lane Academy (5.8 miles).