Wyndcliff Road, Charlton, London SE7 7JP
10 reasons to choose Sherington Primary School
Sherington Primary School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 71. It is one of the best state primary schools in Charlton and one of the 5 best independent or state primaries within 1 mile.
Sherington 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 (2011) inspection. Reception places are usually oversubscribed every year, on first preference.
Average class size
Sherington Primary School has two classes per year, and an average class size of 28 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Sherington Primary School ranks in the top 3% of schools in the country by attainment. By the same measure, progress score rank the school in the top 6% of schools.
The Sherington Primary School curriculum
School curriculum 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 specialist teaching for sport.
Sport at Sherington Primary School
School offers PE and up to 10 seasonal sports. Competitive teams in major sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Sherington 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 8.00am to 6.00pm provided by an external contractor.
Find another school near Sherington Primary School
Blackheath High School (0.5 miles); Riverston School, Senior School (2.2 miles); Colfe’s School (2.4 miles).
St Ursula’s Convent School (1.7 miles); Saint Mary Magdalene Church of England All Through School (2.1 miles); Harris Academy Greenwich (2.3 miles).