Dedicated to raising achievement

Situated in the heart of 1066 Country, our Academy provides continuity of education for children aged 4–11. We provide a nurturing and stimulating environment in which each child can develop as an individual,academically and spiritually.

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We help children develop a fluent, clear and legible handwriting style.

Our school motto



We aim to give children a sense of confidence and belief in their own unique abilities. That’s why we’ve designed our curriculum to be as practical, creative and inspiring as possible. Every achievement is celebrated, no matter how small.



We feel a deep responsibility to nurture happy, responsible and confident young people of faith and values.



As a church Academy, we provide a Christian ethos that infuses the wider Academy community. Our teaching and reflection times focus on developing a strong culture of care, respect and empathy for one another.

News & events


  • Applications for Secondary School

    Applications for Secondary School

    The deadline for applications for parents to apply for a place for their child is 31st October 2018.

    If you have a child in Year 6 you must apply for their place online at ESCC.

    Please come to the office if you are experiencing difficulties.

  • Open days - Prospective parents for September 2019

    Open days for new parents

    Thursday 8th November:
    10am, 2pm or 6pm

    Friday 9th November:

    See open day flyer:

    Open Day Flyer

  • Cashless

    Cashless from the 1st October 2018

    From the 1st October not only will we be paperless but cashless too.
    This means that if you have to pay for school dinners you will no longer to able to bring cash on the day.
    Dinners have to prebooked and paid for via the Gateway/App.
    The system goes live on Sat 22nd September in readiness for parents to view, prebook and pay for the dinners their children will want the following week.
    You can book on the day, up to 9am if you wish but if you do not receive free meals, monies should be in your child’s account to allow the booking.

    As we have to pay for each deposit, the minimum payment is now £10.00. Monies sit in your child’s ‘dinner account’ and is only deducted when a dinner is booked by you or if your child does not have a packed lunch and we have to order them a dinner.

    If you really do not have a debit card, smart phone, access to a computer or bank account and you have to use cash. We will issue you with a paypoint voucher that can be paid at many supermarkets,garages and convenience stores. The money will appear in your child’s gateway account the following day.

    Any questions please contact the office.


  • X Country Finals

    X Country Finals

    See letter from Mr Ray

  • Neball Tournament

    Netball Tournament


    See letters from Mr Ray

  • YR 6 Big sing

    Big sing

    Those taking part will be at the White Rock rehearsing in the morning and will need to return in the evening for the performance @ 7.30pm

    See letters from the teachers