Osborne Road, Luton, Bedfordshire LU4 9LE
10 reasons to choose The Linden Academy
The Linden Academy has a Schoolsmith Score® of 67. It is one of the best state primary schools in Luton and one of the 4 best independent or state primaries within 2 miles.
The Linden Academy is a state primary school for boys and girls (50%/50%) between the ages of 4 and 11 years. It is a Free School.
Average class size
The Linden Academy has two or three classes per year, and an average class size of 23 pupils.
Average Year 6 SATS results from 2016-19 and 2022 show that The Linden Academy achieves varied attainment scores, from the top 10% nationally to below the national average. By the same measure, progress scores have been variable around the national average, possibly reflecting different cohorts’ ability profiles.
The The Linden Academy curriculum
School curriculum also includes PSHE, French. Maths, English, French, science, RE, computing and PE are taught separately, but foundation subjects, such as geography and history, are taught as half-termly ‘Creative Curriculum’ topics with cross-curricular links to other subjects where appropriate. 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 and Forest School to Year 2.
Most lessons are taught by the class teacher with specialist teaching for sport.
Sport at The Linden Academy
School offers between 10 and 15 different sports over the course of the year. Competitive teams in major sports from Year 3. School Games Mark Gold Award.
The Arts at The Linden Academy
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 5.30pm.
Find another school near The Linden Academy
The King’s School, Harpenden (7.3 miles); St Albans School (12.4 miles); St Albans High School for Girls (12.4 miles).
Challney High School for Boys (0.8 miles); Denbigh High School (2.5 miles); Priory Academy (2.5 miles).