Black Swan Wynd, Staindrop, Darlington, County Durham DL2 3NL
10 reasons to choose Staindrop Church of England Primary School
Staindrop Church of England Primary School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 73. It is one of the best state primary schools in Darlington and one of the 4 best independent or state primaries within 7 miles.
Staindrop Church of England Primary School is a state primary school for boys and girls (60%/40%) between the ages of 3 and 11 years. It is a Church of England voluntary controlled faith school. The school was also rated as Outstanding by Ofsted in its last (2010) inspection.
Average class size
Staindrop Church of England Primary School has one class per year, and an average class size of 24 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that Staindrop Church of England Primary School ranks in the top 2% of schools in the country by attainment. By the same measure, progress score rank the school in the top 4% of schools.
The Staindrop 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. There may be an occasional extra-curricular academic or hobby club.
More on the curriculum
There are regular educational trips for all year groups, visiting speakers, Forest School to Year 2 and a residential trip in Year 6.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with some peripatetic and specialist teaching.
Sport at Staindrop Church of England Primary School
School offers between 10 and 15 different sports over the course of the year. Representative teams in major sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Staindrop 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 9.00am to 3.30pm. Breakfast club from 7.30am and after school clubs may extend the day to 4.30pm.
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